Virginia - HB 1712 - 2017

Relating to energy performance-based contracting...

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Energy Efficiency

Added On: 02-10-2017
Updated On: 06-23-2017
Status: Enacted
Primary Sponsor: J. Randall Minchew (House/Republican)





Actions (18)

  • 01-07-2017 - Referred to Committee on General Laws
  • 01-07-2017 - Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17101760D
  • 01-16-2017 - Assigned GL sub: Subcommittee #2
  • 01-26-2017 - Read first time
  • 01-27-2017 - Committee amendment agreed to
  • 01-27-2017 - Engrossed by House as amended HB1712E
  • 01-27-2017 - Printed as engrossed 17101760D-E
  • 01-27-2017 - Read second time
  • 01-30-2017 - Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
  • 01-31-2017 - Constitutional reading dispensed
  • 01-31-2017 - Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
  • 02-16-2017 - Read third time
  • 02-20-2017 - Signed by Speaker
  • 02-20-2017 - Enrolled
  • 02-21-2017 - Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 27, 2017
  • 02-21-2017 - Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on 2/21/17
  • 02-21-2017 - Signed by President
  • 03-03-2017 - Approved by Governor-Chapter 259 (effective 7/1/17)

Votes (8)

DateMotion (click for details)ChamberCommitteeYes
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No
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Passed
01-19-2017Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendmentHouse600yes
01-24-2017Reported from General Laws with amendmentHouse2200yes
01-30-2017Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTEHouse9800yes
02-13-2017Reported from General Laws and TechnologySenate1400yes
02-15-2017Constitutional reading dispensedSenate4000yes
02-16-2017Passed SenateSenate3900yes
02-16-2017Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by SenateSenate4000yes
02-16-2017Passed SenateSenate4000yes

Sponsors (8)

News (2)

Governor McAuliffe Signs Clean Energy Legislation - NBC 29 News
Published by nbc29.com
Mon, 08 May 2017 15:08:04 GMT

“I carried two bills in the House of Delegates during the 2017 Session that will help Virginia citizens, businesses, and government agencies conserve energy and create energy from renewable sources,” said Delegate Randy Minchew (R-Leesburg). “First, I ...

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

SB 1395 (Wagner), a second Rubin Group bill, increases from 100 MW to 150 MW the size of solar or wind projects eligible to use the state's Permit by Rule process, which is overseen by the Department of Environmental Quality. ... Several good bills ...