+ − Subcommittees (3) VA - Agriculture (House) VA - Natural Resources (House) VA - Chesapeake (House) + − Bills Assigned (129) VA - SB1441 Impaired waters; requires plan developed and implemented to restore waters be controlling. VA - SB1298 Virginia Pollution Abatement Permit; inspection requirements. VA - SB1299 Fishing; if person is in interjurisdictional inland waters he is subject to laws of jurisdiction. VA - SB1412 Virginia Soil and Water Conservation Board; increases voting membership. VA - SB1380 Agriculture and Consumer Services, Board of; presidents of VPISU & VSU may appoint designees, etc. VA - SB1427 Water reuse; Secretary of Natural Resources to develop guidelines that include criteria & incentive. VA - SB1410 Confederate graves, etc.; provides funds for maintenance at Portsmouth Cedar Grove Cemetery. VA - SB1268 Tobacco Master Settlement Agreement; bond requirements and escrow payments by certain manufacturers. VA - SB1119 Permit compliance; Department of Environmental Quality increases limit of civil penalty issued. VA - SB1007 Permit fees for solid waste facilities; establishes same fee structure for sanitary landfills, etc. VA - SB1303 Air pollution; Board shall develop a model ordinance to regulate outdoor hydronic heaters, etc. VA - SB1300 DCR; authorized to divest itself of certain properties conveyed to it by Norfolk Southern Railroad. VA - SB1237 Ground water withdrawal permit fees; increases maximum amount State Water Control Board can charge. VA - SB1025 Coal surface mining operations; authority to issue pollutant discharge elimination permits. VA - SB1017 Game & Inland Fisheries, Board of; to introduce new species of game, approval by local government. VA - SB1133 Filled subaqueous bottomlands; Marine Resources Commission to convey title if lawfully deposited. VA - SB1190 Aquaculture production activities; authority of local governments. VA - SB1456 Virginia Soil and Water Conservation Board; requires owners of dams to submit annual certifications. VA - SB1310 Coal Mine Safety Act; updated to reflect current federal law and industry standards, penalty. VA - SB1309 Virginia Resources Authority; modifies provisions to conform to Public Finance Act. VA - SB1108 Home food inspections; exempts private home whose resident processes honey produced from hives. VA - SB1105 Virginia Farmland Preservation Fund; created. VA - SB1104 Open-space land; expands definition. VA - SB1102 Point source nutrient trading; shall not be subject to a two-for-one trading ratio. VA - SB1100 Nutrient Offset Fund; created. VA - SB1099 Stormwater nonpoint nutrient offsets; establish priorities to be used by permit issuing authorities. VA - SB1079 Cattle Industry Board; name change to Beef Industry Council. VA - SB961 Virginia Water Protection Permit; fee exemption for U.S. Navy dredging projects. VA - SB950 Confederate grave sites; authorizes $5 per grave site for 310 graves in Fredericksburg Cemetery. VA - SB1064 Erosion & sediment control plans; may charge fee to cover costs associated with certain review, etc. VA - SB964 Coastal resource management; Marine Resources Commission, et al., to develop integrated guidance. VA - SB1021 Virginia Water Protection Permit; state agencies asked to review to provide comments within 45 days. VA - SB982 Endangered and threatened species; Board of Game and Inland Fisheries to adopt regulations. VA - SB995 Special combined individual sportfishing licenses; boat license. VA - SB991 Acquisition of title to an abandoned vessel; changes notification procedures. VA - SB990 Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services; regulation of fertilizer. VA - SB1058 Air emissions; repeal of laws and regulations related to Clean Air Interstate Rule. VA - SB940 Striped bass; designated as official state saltwater fish. VA - SB843 Aboveground storage tanks; Water Control Board to develop performance standards for certain tanks. VA - SB778 Nottoway River; extends portion that is designated as a component of Virginia Scenic Rivers System. VA - SB1026 Agricultural animals; care by owner, penalty. VA - HB2348 Fertilizer and deicing agents; requires certain localities to regulate sale and application. VA - HB2263 Commercial fisheries; provides for state and local tax, regulatory relief, and preservation thereof. VA - HB2470 Carbon dioxide; prohibits Air Polution Control Board and DEQ to restrict emission thereof. VA - HB2519 Virginia Water Protection Permit; state agencies asked to review to provide comments within 45 days. VA - HB2486 Impaired waters; requires plan developed and implemented to restore waters be controlling. VA - HB2482 Animal care; enforcement procedures and standards related to animal cruelty. VA - HB2443 Hunting deer; allows persons to hunt with a bow and arrow or crossbow on Sundays. VA - HB2424 Appomattox State Scenic River; designating lower portion thereof as a scenic river. VA - HB2415 Hunting license, special; established for partially disabled veterans. VA - HB2471 Coal Mine Safety Act; updated to reflect current federal law and industry standards, penalty. VA - HB2368 Supplemental environmental projects; Department of Conservation and Recreation to establish. VA - HB2344 Cigarette butts; imposes civil penalty for improper disposal for each butt. VA - HB2280 Menhaden fishing; Marine Resource Commission to assess fee for those caught with purse net. VA - HB2442 Hunting; allows a person to hunt any wild bird or wild animal on Sundays. VA - HB2370 Multiple-year licenses; Board of Game & Inland Fisheries to issue for hunting, fishing, etc. VA - HB2369 Menhaden; cap on harvesting will be reduced 20 percent annually. VA - HB2502 Oysters; measurement standard. VA - HB2463 Fertilizer and deicing agents; regulation of application, report. VA - HB2402 Interbasin water transfers; establishes a procedure. VA - HB2310 Filled subaqueous bottomlands; Marine Resources Commission to convey title if lawfully deposited. VA - HB2334 Fish and Wildlife, Commission on; established, report. VA - HB1943 No discharge zones; criteria shall be premised on improvement of impaired tidal creeks. VA - HB2287 Nonhazardous solid waste management facilities; annual fee. VA - HB2312 Animal care; redefines home-based rescue. VA - HB2187 Baylor Ground; removes certain area in waters of Crippen Creek from natural oyster beds, etc. VA - HB2186 Chesapeake Bay crab meat; containers should include at least 51% by weight, crab taken from Bay. VA - HB2181 Coalbed methane gas; conflicting claims to ownership. VA - HB2176 Game & Inland Fisheries, Board of; to introduce new species of game, approval by local government. VA - HB2167 Biscuit Run; DCR to negotiate land exchange of certain acres in Albemarle County. VA - HB2166 Summer flounder; MRC to adopt regulations that establish size limits for commercial fishermen. VA - HB2137 Nottoway River; extends portion that is designated as a component of Virginia Scenic Rivers System. VA - HB2134 Law-enforcement canines; regulation of rabies. VA - HB2126 Wetland mitigation banks; removes references to an outdated map used to identify. VA - HB2389 Virginia Resources Authority; renewable energy projects. VA - HB2108 Humane investigators; allows appointment thereof. VA - HB2114 Tobacco Indemnification and Community Revitalization Commission; membership. VA - HB2123 Coal surface mining operations; authority to issue pollutant discharge elimination permits. VA - HB2115 Tobacco Indemnification and Community Revitalization Commission; performance audit, report. VA - HB2103 Aboveground storage tanks; Water Control Board to develop performance standards for certain tanks. VA - HB2048 Packaged ice; person who establishes ice plant or offers to sell ice needs a license. VA - SB921 Pianakatank River & Narrows; VMRC to convey easements for purpose of installing, etc. cable system. VA - HB1944 Public oyster ground; increases amount of time MRC is required to post public notice before closing. VA - HB1889 Tracking dogs; may be used to find wounded or dead bear or deer. VA - HB1886 Crabbing area; clarifies boundaries where taking or catching of crabs is prohibited. VA - HB1724 Crab dredging season; Virginia Marine Resources Commission to adjust opening or closing dates. VA - HB1723 Virginia Marine Resources Commission; permits for encroachment on subaqueous beds. VA - HB1971 Acquisition of title to an abandoned vessel; changes notification procedures. VA - HB1913 Menhaden fishing; prohibits from taking with purse nets in Rappahannock River & its tributaries. VA - HB1828 Virginia Pollution Abatement Permit; inspection requirements. VA - HB1738 Reporting of water withdrawals; State Water Control Board to impose a civil penalty. VA - HB1689 Pound net licenses; prohibits Marine Resources Commission from issuing in waters of Chesapeake Bay. VA - HB1624 Environmental Quality, Department of; powers of Executive Director. VA - HB2058 Water quality reports; consolidates several reports on progress in cleaning State's impaired waters. VA - HB2057 Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services; regulation of fertilizer, penalties. VA - HB1988 Property conveyances; broadens statutory for ownership of space opened underground by coal removal. VA - HB1855 Harvell Dam; DGIF shall submit a report evaluating alternatives to proposed breach thereof. VA - HB1830 Resource management plans; effect of implementation, exclusions. VA - HB1829 Virginia Soil and Water Conservation Board; increases voting membership. VA - HB1759 Agriculture and Consumer Services, Board of; presidents of VPISU & VSU may appoint designees, etc. VA - HB1715 Conservation easements; removes requirement that person recording easement mail certified copy. VA - HB1739 Municipal separate storm sewer facilities; right of entry of operators to certain properties. VA - HB1649 Virginia Water Protection Permit; fee exemption for U.S. Navy dredging projects. VA - HB1635 Virginia ports; requires approval of both Governor & General Assembly before change in ownership. VA - HB1625 Fumigation facilities; exempted from various state and federal regulations. VA - HB1623 Wetlands; requirement of individual or general Virginia Water Protection Permit. VA - HB1622 Reckless operation of watercraft; includes paddleboards and other self-propelled watercraft. VA - HB1621 Open-space land; expands definition. VA - HB1495 Erosion & sediment control plans; may charge fee to cover costs associated with certain review, etc. VA - HB1656 Menhaden fishing; prohibited in waters adjacent to certain localities. VA - HB1629 Game and Inland Fisheries, Department of; parking violations on their properties, civil penalty. VA - HB1725 Virginia Farmland Preservation Fund; created. VA - HB1712 Fishing; if person is in interjurisdictional inland waters he is subject to laws of jurisdiction. VA - HB1615 Cemeteries and graves of historic significance; expands an existing program to include. VA - SB973 Weights and measures; imposition of fee used for inspecting and testing petroleum dispensing pumps. VA - SB963 Aquaculture opportunity zones; removes authority of MRC to establish commercial shellfish zones. VA - HB1751 Lawn fertilizers; prohibits use and application of those that contain phosphorus. VA - HB1553 Deer, bear or turkey hunting; Board of Game and Inland Fisheries to establish separate licenses. VA - HB1541 Agricultural animals; care by owner, penalty. VA - HB1556 Bear hound training; allows training of dogs to hunt bears to occur at night. VA - HB1498 Plastic bags; use by retailers. VA - HB1474 Erosion and sediment control; allows public service authorities to file specifications. VA - HB1442 Hunting; practice of falconry, penalty. VA - SB1060 Impounding structure; determination of hazard potential classification, development of permit. VA - SB1056 Wastewater treatment; State Water Control Board develop policies eliminating wastewater discharges. VA - SB1055 Fertilizer; regulation of application and labeling, report. VA - SB868 Damage of crops and livestock; lawful killing of deer, elk, and bear. VA - HB1831 Fertilizer; regulation of application and labeling. VA - HB1743 Nottoway River; extends portion that is designated as a component of Virginia Scenic Rivers System.