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FISHERIES AND HABITAT OF TIDAL WATERS

(P) Passed (F) Failed (V) Vetoed (I) Incoporated into other legislation
(C) Carried over from 2006 Session (CD) Carried over from 2006 session but died in committee on or before December 8th


Aquaculture; sets guidelines for placement of temporary shellfish enclosures in state waters. Amending  28.2-603; adding 28.2-603.1 and 28.2-603.2. (Patron-Wittman, HB 1855 (Chapter 28); Chichester, SB 1333 (Chapter 170))
Bottomlands; conveyance of state-owned. Adding  28.2-1200.1. (Patron-Morgan, HB 2782 (Chapter 879))
Crab traps; Center for Coastal Resources Management at Virginia Institute of Marine Science to study those abandoned and discarded. (Patron-Lingamfelter, HJR 650 (P))
Crabmeat; processors to include on label of container date was processed and packed. Amending  3.1-684.63; adding 3.1-396.2. (Patron-Hamilton, HB 2043 (F))
Exemption from licensing; exempts siblings of landowner from having to obtain any hunting, fishing, or trapping license. Amending 29.1-301. (Patron-Hogan, HB 2250 (F))
Gold mining, recreational; exempts miners from having to obtain permit if meet certain conditions. Amending  28.2-1203. (Patron-Morgan, HB 1720 (Chapter 25))
Menhaden; establishes annual harvest quota for portion of Chesapeake Bay. Amending  2.2-4002 and 2.2-4103; adding 28.2-1000.2. (Patron-Wittman, HB 2082 (Chapter 41))
Menhaden; limits on amount harvested annually. Adding  28.2-408.1. (Patron-Cosgrove, HB 1624 (I) See HB2082)
National Forest Stamp; changes term thereof to one year from date of purchase. Amending  29.1-328. (Patron-Shuler, HB 2020 (Chapter 39))
Natural gas pipeline; Marine Resources Commission to grant easements and rights-of-way across beds of Hampton Roads Harbor and Elizabeth River Reach for construction thereof. (Patron-Jones, S.C., HB 3005 (Chapter 50))
Oysters; shifts measurement to point of landing to enforce selling thereof. Amending  28.2-526. (Patron-Wittman, HB 1993 (Chapter 36))
Potomac River; restores jurisdictional provision of Maryland-Virginia Compact. Amending  28.2-1001. (Patron-Miller, J.H., HB 2938 (F))
Potomac River Fisheries Commission; powers and duties. Amending 28.2-1001; adding  28.2-1007. (Patron-Wittman, HB 3037 (Chapter 885))
Saltwater fishing licenses; sets commission fee for license agents. Amending  28.2-302.2, 28.2-302.2:1, and 28.2-302.7:1. (Patron-Wittman, HB 1868 (Chapter 30))
Subaqueous land; Marine Resources Commission to convey certain in City of Hampton to S&S Marine Supply. (Patron-Gear, HB 2642 (Chapter 875); Williams, SB 1367 (Chapter 83))
Subaqueous lands; Marine Resources Commission to convey adjoining parcels thereof in Elizabeth River in City of Norfolk to private corporation. (Patron-Melvin, HB 2990 (Chapter 884))
Virginia Beach Police Department Marine Patrol; enforcement of federal security and safety zones within tidal waters in jurisdiction. Amending  28.2-106.1. (Patron-Rerras, SB 900 (Chapter 554))
2007 Cumulative Index of Bills, Joint Resolutions, Resolutions and Documents - For additional information, please contact the House of Delegates Information and Public Relations Office, P. O. Box 406, State Capitol, Richmond, Virginia 23218, telephone (804) 698-1500. Last updated 09/04/07