HB 198 Use of explosives; issuance of permits, DMME to study.
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Summary as passed: (all summaries)
Use of explosives; issuance of permits; penalty. Requires the Board of Housing and Community Development to consider all permit applications for manufacturing, storing, handling, using or selling explosives, including a background examination to include a criminal history record information check of all applicants and those designated persons representing corporate applicants. The bill also (i) requires the Board to deny a permit application of anyone convicted of a felony in Virginia, any other state, the District of Columbia, or the United States, unless the civil rights of the applicant have been restored; (ii) exempts from the permit requirements those persons holding a permit under Virginia mining laws; and (iii) requires the Department of Mines, Minerals, and Energy, to study application of this law to coal and mineral mining industries.

Full text:
01/12/00  House: Presented & ordered printed 000185932  pdf
02/10/00  House: Committee substitute printed 008229932-H1  pdf
03/08/00  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB198ER)  pdf
05/04/00  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0951)  pdf

01/12/00  House: Presented & ordered printed 000185932
01/12/00  House: Printing on hold - awaiting fiscal impact statement
01/12/00  House: Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/20/00  House: Assigned to General Laws sub-committee: 4
02/09/00  House: Reported from General Laws with sub (25-Y 0-N)
02/10/00  House: Committee substitute printed 008229932-H1
02/11/00  House: Read first time
02/12/00  House: Read second time
02/12/00  House: Committee substitute agreed to 008229932-H1
02/12/00  House: Engrossed by House - com. sub. 008229932-H1
02/14/00  House: Read third time and passed House (Block Vote) (98-Y 0-N)
02/14/00  House: VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N)
02/14/00  House: Communicated to Senate
02/15/00  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed
02/15/00  Senate: Referred to Committee on General Laws
02/23/00  Senate: Reported from General Laws (12-Y 3-N)
02/24/00  Senate: Const. reading disp., passed by for the day (39-Y 0-N)
02/24/00  Senate: VOTE: CONST. RDG. DISPENSED R (39-Y 0-N)
02/25/00  Senate: Read third time
02/25/00  Senate: Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N)
02/25/00  Senate: VOTE: PASSAGE (39-Y 0-N)
02/25/00  Senate: Rec. of Sen. passage agreed to by Senate (39-Y 0-N)
02/25/00  Senate: VOTE: RECONSIDER (39-Y 0-N)
02/25/00  Senate: Passed Senate (32-Y 5-N)
02/25/00  Senate: VOTE: PASSAGE (32-Y 5-N)
03/08/00  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB198ER)
03/13/00  House: Enrolled
03/13/00  House: Signed by Speaker
03/15/00  Senate: Signed by President
04/09/00  Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 951 (effective 7/1/00)
05/04/00  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0951)