2002 Session

Budget Bill - HB29 (Chapter 814)

Secretary of Natural Resources

Item 405

Item 405 (Not set out)

First Year - FY2001Second Year - FY2002
Administrative and Support Services (71900)$544,673$545,505
General Management and Direction (71901)FY2001 $544,673FY2002 $545,505
Fund Sources:  
GeneralFY2001 $544,673FY2002 $545,505

Authority: Title 2.1 2.2, Chapter 5.1 2, Article 7; and § 2.1-51.10:1 2.2-201, Code of Virginia.

The Secretary of Natural Resources shall report to the Chairmen of the Senate Committees on Finance and Agriculture, Conservation, and Natural Resources, and the House Committees on Appropriations and Conservation and Natural Resources, by November 4 of each year on implementation of the Chesapeake Bay nutrient reduction strategies. The report shall include and address the progress and costs of point source and nonpoint source pollution strategies. The report shall include, but not be limited to, information on levels of dissolved oxygen, acres of submerged aquatic vegetation, computer modeling, variety and numbers of living resources, and other relevant measures for the General Assembly to evaluate the progress and effectiveness of the tributary strategies. In addition, the Secretary shall include information on the status of all of Virginia's commitments to the Chesapeake Bay Agreements.