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WATERS OF THE STATE, PORTS, AND HARBORS

(P) Passed (F) Failed (V) Vetoed (I) Incoporated into other legislation
(C) Carried over to 2009 Session


Chesapeake Bay Preservation Act; ordinance appeals. Amending 10.1-2109. (Patron-Pogge, HB 528 (Chapter 15))
Chesapeake Bay Preservation Act; redefines localities that are under jurisdiction. Amending  10.1-603.3 and 10.1-2101. (Patron-Martin, SB 386 (F))
Coastal primary sand dunes; authorizes additional localities to adopt ordinance. Amending  28.2-1400 and 28.2-1403. (Patron-Morgan, HB 1308 (Chapter 20))
Combined Sewer Overflow Fund; designating funds to be deposited therein for use by Cities of Lynchburg and Richmond. Amending 62.1-241.12. (Patron-Valentine, HB 689 (F))
Craney Island Dredged Materials Management Area; Joint Legislative Audit and Review Commission to study impact of greater elevations. (Patron-Joannou, HJR 117 (F); Lucas, SJR 50 (F))
Dam break inundation zones; localities with authority to address development. Amending  10.1-603.17, 15.2-2224, 15.2-2235, 15.2-2241, 15.2-2258, 15.2-2283, 15.2-2284, and 55-519; adding  10.1-603.19:1, 10.1-606.2, 10.1-606.3, 10.1-606.4, 15.2-2243.1, and 15.2-2295.2; repealing  10.1-606.1. (Patron-Sherwood, HB 837 (Chapter 491))
Dams; exempts owners of those historically significant that do not present an imminent danger from having to correct deficiencies. Amending  10.1-609. (Patron-Norment, SB 594 (F))
Dishwashing detergents; bans use of phosphorus therein for household dishwashing machines. Amending  62.1-193.1 and 62.1-193.2. (Patron-Cosgrove, HB 233 (Chapter 10); Plum, HB 341 (I) See HB233; Morgan, HB 822 (I) See HB233)
Environmental Quality, Department of; authority of citizen boards. Amending  10.1-1301, 10.1-1307, 10.1-1401, 62.1-44.8, and 62.1-44.15. (Patron-Hogan, HB 650 (F))
Environmental Quality, Department of; authority to issue and enforce permits, etc. related to air and water pollution. Amending  10.1-1184, 10.1-1185, 10.1-1301, 10.1-1302, 10.1-1304, 10.1-1322, 10.1-1401, 62.1-44.8, 62.1-44.9, and 62.1-44.26; adding  10.1-1322.01, and 62.1-44.15:02. (Patron-Landes, HB 1332 (Chapter 557); Puckett, SB 423 (Chapter 276))
Hazardous materials; localities to prohibit initiation of new storage in floodplains. Adding  15.2-926.3. (Patron-Herring, SB 196 (F))
High-occupancy toll (HOT) lanes; prohibits designation thereof on any portion of I-95 between Potomac River and City of Fredericksburg. Amending  33.1-56.2. (Patron-Nichols, HB 135 (F))
Income tax, state; riparian waterway tax credit. Amending 58.1-339.10. (Patron-Morgan, HB 1309 (Chapter 449))
North and South Mayo Rivers; designating portions thereof in Henry County as State scenic rivers. Adding  10.1-418.4 and 10.1-418.5. (Patron-Merricks, HB 455 (Chapter 14); Reynolds, SB 40 (Chapter 336))
Port Authority; encourages employees thereof to save for retirement. Amending  62.1-129.1. (Patron-Melvin, HB 1212 (Chapter 325); Miller, Y.B., SB 466 (Chapter 621))
Port Authority; establish a trust to offset other postemployment benefits. Adding  62.1-129.2. (Patron-Melvin, HB 1211 (Chapter 597); Miller, Y.B., SB 467 (Chapter 622))
Port Authority; Marine Resources Commission to grant easements and rights-of-way across and in beds of Hampton Roads Harbor. (Patron-Jones, S.C., HB 1125 (Chapter 734))
Port Authority; police officer to provide security beyond locality where property is located. Amending  62.1-132.12. (Patron-Melvin, HB 1206 (Chapter 324); Miller, Y.B., SB 465 (Chapter 529))
Public’s right to float, fish, and navigate waters of State; joint subcommittee to study. (Patron-Lohr, HJR 114 (F))
Resources Authority; authorized to finance construction of local government buildings. Amending  62.1-198 and 62.1-199. (Patron-Nichols, HB 1457 (Chapter 259); Colgan, SB 56 (Chapter 605))
Resources Authority; authorized to finance energy conservation and energy efficiency projects. Amending  62.1-198 and 62.1-199. (Patron-Kilgore, HB 171 (Chapter 24); Locke, SB 242 (Chapter 613))
Resources Authority; authorized to finance park and recreation projects. Amending  62.1-198 and 62.1-199. (Patron-Scott, E.T., HB 723 (Chapter 3); Hanger, SB 473 (Chapter 238))
Resources Authority; provisions of broadband services. Amending 62.1-198 and 62.1-199. (Patron-May, HB 632 (Chapter 504))
Seaports; joint subcommittee to study public-private partnerships. (Patron-Purkey, HJR 72 (P))
Stream mitigation banks; Henrico County to establish and operate. Amending  62.1-44.15:23. (Patron-Watkins, SB 361 (C))
Subaqueous lands; Marine Resources Commission to convey parcels of previously filled lands in City of Norfolk. (Patron-Alexander, HB 1317 (Chapter 675))
Subaqueous lands; Marine Resources Commission to convey parcels thereof along Elizabeth River in City of Norfolk. (Patron-Melvin, HB 1208 (Chapter 673))
Water Protection Permit; exempts landowners whose construction or maintenance of farm or stock ponds may impact wetlands. Amending  62.1-44.15:21. (Patron-Cole, HB 211 (Chapter 244))
Water Protection Permit; Water Control Board to consider project as part local or regional water supply plans. Amending 62.1-44.15:20. (Patron-Hogan, HB 645 (F))
Water safety enforcement; Department of Game and Inland Fisheries to provide an enhanced enforcement effort on Smith Mountain Lake during summer months. Amending  29.1-739.2. (Patron-Newman, SB 765 (Chapter 535))
Wetlands; localities to establish and operate mitigation banks. Amending  62.1-44.15:23. (Patron-Pogge, HB 555 (Chapter 173))
2008 Cumulative Index of Bills, Joint Resolutions, and Resolutions - 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 12/19/08