Virginia - SB 1394 - 2017

Relating to small agricultural generators; sale of electric power; net metering.

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Electricity Generation

Added On: 04-16-2017
Updated On: 06-23-2017
Status: Enacted
Primary Sponsor: Frank W Wagner (Senate/Republican)





Companion Bills (1)

Actions (20)

  • 01-11-2017 - Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17102605D
  • 01-11-2017 - Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
  • 01-18-2017 - Assigned C&L sub: Renewable Energy
  • 01-31-2017 - Incorporates SB917 (Edwards)
  • 02-02-2017 - Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB1394S1
  • 02-02-2017 - Committee substitute agreed to 17104770D-S1
  • 02-02-2017 - Reading of substitute waived
  • 02-02-2017 - Read second time
  • 02-08-2017 - Placed on Calendar
  • 02-08-2017 - Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
  • 02-08-2017 - Read first time
  • 02-20-2017 - Read second time
  • 02-21-2017 - Passed House (85-Y 9-N 2-A)
  • 02-21-2017 - Read third time
  • 02-24-2017 - Enrolled
  • 02-24-2017 - Signed by Speaker
  • 02-24-2017 - Signed by President
  • 02-28-2017 - Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on 2/28/17
  • 02-28-2017 - Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 27, 2017
  • 03-16-2017 - Approved by Governor-Chapter 581 (effective 7/1/17)

Votes (5)

DateMotion (click for details)ChamberCommitteeYes
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Passed
01-30-2017Reported from Commerce and Labor with substituteSenate1311yes
02-01-2017Constitutional reading dispensedSenate4000yes
02-03-2017Read third time and passed SenateSenate3631yes
02-16-2017Reported from Commerce and LaborHouse1820yes
02-21-2017Passed HouseHouse8592yes

Sponsors (2)

News (2)

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

“Today, I am honored to sign these bills into law, furthering the great work we're doing to support and promote the clean energy sector across the commonwealth,' said Governor McAuliffe at the bill signing ceremony. “It is clear that Virginia is moving ...

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. The legislation also ...