Saltwater anglers; Marine Resources Commission to examine creation of comprehensive registry. (SJ397)

Introduced By

Sen. Ralph Northam (D-Norfolk)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate


Virginia Marine Resources Commission; comprehensive registry of saltwater anglers; report. Requests the Virginia Marine Resources Commission to examine the creation of a comprehensive registry of saltwater anglers in the Commonwealth and to determine whether changes must be made to the Commonwealth's saltwater recreational fishing license program to conform to the National Angler Registry requirements. Read the Bill »


03/06/2009: Passed the Senate


01/23/2009Unanimous consent to introduce
01/23/2009Presented and ordered printed 098776286
01/23/2009Referred to Committee on Rules
02/02/2009Assigned Rules sub: Studies
02/06/2009Reported from Rules
02/09/2009Reading waived (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2009Read second time and engrossed
02/10/2009Reading waived (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2009Agreed to by Senate by voice vote
02/11/2009Placed on Calendar
02/11/2009Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
02/18/2009Reported from Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources (20-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2009Taken up
02/20/2009Agreed to by House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
02/20/2009VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/06/2009Bill text as passed Senate and House (SJ397ER)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 1 clip in all, totaling 2 minutes.