Bill Tracker

These positions have been taken by Virginia Conservation Network (VCN)’s Legislative Committee and Board of Directors and are supported by Virginia’s conservation community.


Issue AreaBill NumberPatronDescriptionPosition
Budget3-1.01 #2sHangerAgriculture Cost Share Program FundingSUPPORT
Budget3-1.01 #4hLandesAgriculture Cost Share Program FundingSUPPORT
Budget3-6.01 #1hLandesAgriculture Cost Share Program FundingSUPPORT
Budget3-6.01 #1sHangerAgriculture Cost Share Program FundingSUPPORT
Budget88 #1hGooditisIncrease Farmland Preservation FundingSUPPORT
Budget98 #2hLandesVNRLISUPPORT
Budget362 #1sHangerAgriculture Cost Share Program FundingSUPPORT
Budget362 #2hWebertAgriculture Cost Share Program FundingSUPPORT
Budget362 #2sHangerAgriculture Cost Share Program FundingSUPPORT
Budget362 #4hLandesAgriculture Cost Share Program FundingSUPPORT
Budget362 #6sLewisAgriculture Cost Share Program FundingSUPPORT
Budget362 #8hLandesAgriculture Cost Share Program FundingSUPPORT
Budget363 #2hKrizek, Peace, Plum, Sickles, WattsIncrease Virginia Land Conservation Foundation FundingSUPPORT
Budget363 #4sReevesEstablish Brandy Station Cedar Mountain State ParkSUPPORT
Budget363 #5sHangerIncrease Virginia Land Conservation Foundation FundingSUPPORT
Budget363 #13sHowellIncrease Virginia Land Conservation Foundation FundingSUPPORT
Budget374 #1hKnight, LandesIncrease Virginia Battlefield Preservation FundSUPPORT
Budget374 #2sVogelIncrease Virginia Battlefield Preservation FundSUPPORT
Budget376 #1sWagnerWatermen and oyster reefs increase funding each year by 1.5 million for oyster replenishment and by $500,000 for oyster restoration activitiesSUPPORT
Budget376 #2hBloxomWatermen and oyster reefs increase funding each year by 1.5 million for oyster replenishment and by $500,000 for oyster restoration activitiesSUPPORT
Budget376 #2sLewisBattlefield Preservation Fund to 2.5 million per yearSUPPORT
Budget450 #2sPeakeRte. 29 Eastern BypassOPPOSE
BudgetC-45 #1sHangerStormwater Management - Provide $50 million to the Stormwater Local Assistance Fund grant progam for fiscal year 2019.SUPPORT
BudgetC-45 #2hBulovaStormwater Management - Provide $50 million to the Stormwater Local Assistance Fund grant progam for fiscal year 2019.SUPPORT
WaterHB494HodgesLand development; replacement of trees; locality within Chesapeake Bay watershed.SUPPORT
EnergyHB665KilgoreCoal tax credits; reinstates Virginia coal employment and production incentive tax credit.OPPOSE
EnergyHB922BulovaElectric vehicle charging stations; local and public operation.SUPPORT
EnergyHB1252KilgoreRenewable energy power purchase agreements; pilot programs.SUPPORT
Land Use & TransportationHB1258KilgoreWireless communications infrastructure; zoning.OPPOSE
EnergyHB1451SullivanNet energy metering; schools that generate more electricity than it consumes.SUPPORT
EnergyHJ101ToscanoStudy; Department of Mines, Minerals and Energy; use of energy storage devices; report.SUPPORT
Anti-RegulatorySB20ChaseRed Tape Reduction Commission; created, review of regulatory requirements, report.
OPPOSE
Land Use and TransportationSB31StanleyInterstate 73 Corridor Development Fund and Program; created.OPPOSE
EnergySB191FavolaNet energy metering; eligibility limits.SUPPORT
WaterSB344PeakeSewage systems; state adoption of federal criteria; ammonia.OPPOSE
EnergySB378ChafinCoal tax credits; reinstates Virginia coal employment and production incentive tax credit.OPPOSE
Land Use & TransportationSB405McDougleWireless communications infrastructure; zoning.OPPOSE
EnergySB698DeedsErosion and sediment control; inspections; natural gas pipelines; stop work instructions; emergency.SUPPORT
EnergySB699DeedsStormwater management; inspections; natural gas pipelines; stop work instructions; emergency.SUPPORT
WaterSB807SurovellElectric utilities; rate adjustment clause costs of coal ash beneficiation facility.SUPPORT
EnergySB950HangerPipeline construction; upland impacts; supplemental review.SUPPORT
EnergySB908McClellanElectric vehicle charging stations; local and public operation.SUPPORT