Virginia - SB1258 - 2017

Virginia Solar Energy Development and Energy Storage Authority; increases membership.

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Added On: 02-10-2017
Updated On: 04-04-2017
Status: Enacted
Primary Sponsor: Adam Ebbin (Democratic)





Actions (33)

  • 01-10-2017 - Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
  • 01-10-2017 - Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17102513D
  • 01-23-2017 - Reported from Commerce and Labor (11-Y 2-N 1-A)
  • 01-25-2017 - Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
  • 01-26-2017 - Read second time and engrossed
  • 01-27-2017 - Passed Senate (30-Y 7-N 2-A)
  • 01-27-2017 - Reconsideration of passage agreed to by Senate (38-Y 1-N)
  • 01-27-2017 - Read third time and passed Senate (29-Y 6-N 2-A)
  • 01-31-2017 - Read first time
  • 01-31-2017 - Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
  • 01-31-2017 - Placed on Calendar
  • 02-14-2017 - Reported from Commerce and Labor (17-Y 3-N)
  • 02-16-2017 - Read second time
  • 02-17-2017 - VOTE: PASSAGE (75-Y 20-N 2-A)
  • 02-17-2017 - Passed House (75-Y 20-N 2-A)
  • 02-17-2017 - Read third time
  • 02-22-2017 - Signed by Speaker
  • 02-22-2017 - Signed by President
  • 02-22-2017 - Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1258ER)
  • 02-22-2017 - Enrolled
  • 02-23-2017 - Governor: Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 27, 2017
  • 02-23-2017 - Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on 2/23/17
  • 03-03-2017 - Governor's recommendation received by Senate
  • 04-05-2017 - Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0813)
  • 04-05-2017 - Enacted, Chapter 813 (effective 7/1/17)
  • 04-05-2017 - Signed by Speaker as reenrolled
  • 04-05-2017 - Signed by President as reenrolled
  • 04-05-2017 - Reenrolled bill text (SB1258ER2)
  • 04-05-2017 - Governor: Governor's recommendation adopted
  • 04-05-2017 - Reenrolled
  • 04-05-2017 - VOTE: ADOPTION (86-Y 10-N 1-A)
  • 04-05-2017 - House concurred in Governor's recommendation (86-Y 10-N 1-A)
  • 04-05-2017 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (39-Y 0-N 1-A)

Votes (9)

News (3)

Dominion Energy Virginia to push for 10 MW of community solar - pv magazine USA
Published by pv-magazine-usa.com
Tue, 12 Sep 2017 10:45:18 GMT

That's what the utility called for in the request-for-proposal (RFP) it issued yesterday, taking some of the first steps toward creating its Community Solar Pilot Program, which it was directed to do by Virginia Senate Bill (SB) 1393 into law in May ...

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 ...