Virginia - SB 1258 - 2017

Relating to conversion of the Virginia Solar Energy Development Authority to the Virginia Solar Energy Development and Energy Storage Authority.

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Added On: 02-10-2017
Updated On: 06-21-2017
Status: Passed One Chamber
Primary Sponsor: Adam P. Ebbin (Senate/Democratic)





Actions (22)

  • 01-10-2017 - Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17102513D
  • 01-10-2017 - Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
  • 01-26-2017 - Read second time and engrossed
  • 01-31-2017 - Placed on Calendar
  • 01-31-2017 - Read first time
  • 01-31-2017 - Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
  • 02-16-2017 - Read second time
  • 02-17-2017 - Passed House (75-Y 20-N 2-A)
  • 02-17-2017 - Read third time
  • 02-22-2017 - Enrolled
  • 02-22-2017 - Signed by President
  • 02-22-2017 - Signed by Speaker
  • 02-23-2017 - Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on 2/23/17
  • 02-23-2017 - Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 27, 2017
  • 03-03-2017 - Governor's recommendation received by Senate
  • 04-05-2017 - Enacted, Chapter 813 (effective 7/1/17)
  • 04-05-2017 - Signed by Speaker as reenrolled
  • 04-05-2017 - Reenrolled bill text (SB1258ER2)
  • 04-05-2017 - Signed by President as reenrolled
  • 04-05-2017 - Reenrolled
  • 04-05-2017 - Governor's recommendation adopted
  • 04-05-2017 - House concurred in Governor's recommendation (86-Y 10-N 1-A)

Votes (9)

DateMotion (click for details)ChamberCommitteeYes
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Passed
01-23-2017Reported from Commerce and LaborSenate1121yes
01-25-2017Constitutional reading dispensedSenate4000yes
01-27-2017Read third time and passed SenateSenate2962yes
01-27-2017Reconsideration of passage agreed to by SenateSenate3810yes
01-27-2017Passed SenateSenate3072yes
02-14-2017Reported from Commerce and LaborHouse1730yes
02-17-2017Passed HouseHouse75202yes
04-05-2017House concurred in Governor's recommendationHouse86101yes
04-05-2017Senate concurred in Governor's recommendationSenate3901yes

News (2)

Governor signs into law clean energy legislation backed by Minchew, Schaufeld - Loudoun Times-Mirror
Published by loudountimes.com
Tue, 09 May 2017 13:46:58 GMT

“While you may never read about it in the newspapers, we have many moments of bipartisan cooperation and success in the Virginia General Assembly,” Minchew stated on his Facebook page following the bill signing. "This morning, two Republican ...

Virginia legislative session produces changes for solar, coal ash, and pumped storage - Blue Virginia (press release) (blog)
Published by bluevirginia.us
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 16:42:55 GMT

The Virginia General Assembly wraps up its 2017 session on Saturday, February 25. As usual, the results are a mixed bag for energy. On the plus side is the promise of a new solar purchase option for customers. On the downside, utility opposition to ...