HB 2502 Oysters; measurement standard.
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Summary as passed House: (all summaries)
Measurement standard for oysters.  Provides that oysters in the shell may be bought or sold by (i) one-half bushel or one bushel metallic containers or (ii) a container of not less than 2,800 cubic inches and not more than 3,000 cubic inches the make and model of which has been approved by the Virginia Marine Resources Commission. Current law prohibits buying or selling oysters in the shell by any measure other than metallic circular tubs with specific statutory dimensions.

Full text:
01/21/11  House: Presented and ordered printed 11100893D  pdf | impact statement
01/28/11  House: Printed as engrossed 11100893D-E  pdf | impact statement
02/22/11  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2502ER)  pdf | impact statement
03/26/11  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0627)  pdf

Amendments:
House amendments

Status:
01/21/11  House: Presented and ordered printed 11100893D
01/21/11  House: Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
01/26/11  House: Reported from Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources with amendment (22-Y 0-N)
01/27/11  House: Read first time
01/28/11  House: Read second time
01/28/11  House: Committee amendment agreed to
01/28/11  House: Engrossed by House as amended HB2502E
01/28/11  House: Printed as engrossed 11100893D-E
01/31/11  House: Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
01/31/11  House: VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N)
02/01/11  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed
02/01/11  Senate: Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources
02/14/11  Senate: Reported from Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources (15-Y 0-N)
02/15/11  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/16/11  Senate: Read third time
02/16/11  Senate: Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/22/11  House: Enrolled
02/22/11  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2502ER)
02/22/11  House: Signed by Speaker
02/23/11  Senate: Signed by President
03/26/11  Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 627 (effective 7/1/11)
03/26/11  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0627)