Compacts

Virginia Compacts
8/30/2015

Preface

Compacts

A compact is an interstate agreement between two or more signatory states that is approved by Congress. Updated annually.

Administration of Government

Agriculture, Animal Care, and Food

Aviation

Conservation

Counties, Cities and Towns

Courts Not of Record

Education

Fisheries and Habitat of The Tidal Waters

Game, Inland Fisheries and Boating

Highways and Other Surface Transportation Systems

Insurance

Libraries

Military and Emergency Laws

Mines and Mining

Motor Vehicles

Prisons and Other Methods of Correction

Professions and Occupations

Trade and Commerce

Waters of The State, Ports and Harbors

Welfare (Social Services)

Boundaries

Until the 1920’s, most compacts dealt with the settlement of boundary lines between the states.

Historical References