2008 Regular Session

SENATE BILL 673

File Code: Natural Resources - Generally
Sponsored By:
Senators Colburn, Pipkin, and Stoltzfus
Entitled:
Clammers - Clamming Appliances and Income - Compensation

Synopsis:

Establishing a Clammers' Compensation Program and Clammers´┐Ż Compensation Committee in the Department of Natural Resources; requiring the Department to compensate eligible clammers for fair market value of equipment and diminished earning capacity due to the prohibition on the use of clamming appliances; requiring the Department to provide staff for the Committee; authorizing the Committee to determine which clammers may receive compensation and the amount of compensation each clammer may receive; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occuring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used.
Senate Action
2/1
First Reading Education Health and Environmental Affairs
2/20
Hearing 3/12 at 1:00 p.m.
3/24
Unfavorable Report by Education Health and Environmental Affairs
House Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Senator Richard F. Colburn, District 37
Senator E. J. Pipkin, District 36
Senator J. Lowell Stoltzfus, District 38

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Clams
Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Dredging
Equipment -see also- Motor Vehicle Equipment
Natural Resources, Department of
Reimbursement Rates
Rules and Regulations
Sunset

Bill affects the following Statute:

Natural Resources
( 4-1002.1 )

Documents:

Bill Text (Displayed in PDF Format): First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note (Displayed in PDF Format): Available
Amendments: None offered