HB 1210 Lawn maintenance fertilizer; nitrogen application rates, labeling.
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Summary as introduced:
Slowly available nitrogen.  Requires that beginning July 1, 2014, lawn maintenance fertilizer list on its directions for use its nitrogen application rates. If such fertilizer does not list on its directions for use nitrogen application rates that are consistent with rates recommended in the Virginia Nutrient Management Standards and Criteria, it cannot be registered, sold, distributed, or used in Virginia. The bill also requires the Department of Conservation and Recreation to adopt fast-track regulations to incorporate the application rates recommended by the Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services.

Full text:
01/19/12  House: Presented and ordered printed 12103397D  pdf | impact statement
02/10/12  House: Printed as engrossed 12103397D-E  pdf | impact statement
03/09/12  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1210ER)  pdf | impact statement
04/18/12  House: Reenrolled bill text (HB1210ER2)  pdf
04/18/12  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0796)  pdf

Amendments:
House amendments
Governor's recommendation

Status:
01/19/12  House: Presented and ordered printed 12103397D
01/19/12  House: Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
01/30/12  House: Assigned ACNRsub: Chesapeake
02/02/12  House: Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (6-Y 0-N)
02/08/12  House: Reported from Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources with amendments (22-Y 0-N)
02/09/12  House: Read first time
02/10/12  House: Read second time
02/10/12  House: Committee amendments agreed to
02/10/12  House: Engrossed by House as amended HB1210E
02/10/12  House: Printed as engrossed 12103397D-E
02/13/12  House: Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
02/13/12  House: VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N)
02/14/12  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed
02/14/12  Senate: Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources
03/01/12  Senate: Reported from Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources (15-Y 0-N)
03/05/12  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N)
03/06/12  Senate: Read third time
03/06/12  Senate: Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
03/09/12  House: Enrolled
03/09/12  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1210ER)
03/09/12  House: Signed by Speaker
03/10/12  Senate: Signed by President
04/09/12  House: Governor's recommendation received by House
04/17/12  House: Placed on Calendar
04/18/12  House: House concurred in Governor's recommendation (95-Y 0-N)
04/18/12  House: VOTE: ADOPTION (95-Y 0-N)
04/18/12  Senate: Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (37-Y 0-N)
04/18/12  Governor: Governor's recommendation adopted
04/18/12  House: Reenrolled
04/18/12  House: Reenrolled bill text (HB1210ER2)
04/18/12  House: Signed by Speaker as reenrolled
04/18/12  Senate: Signed by President as reenrolled
04/18/12  House: Enacted, Chapter 796 (effective 7/1/12)
04/18/12  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0796)