Virginia - HB1712 - 2017

Energy performance-based contract; cooperative procurement.

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Energy Efficiency

Added On: 02-10-2017
Updated On: 03-02-2017
Status: Enacted
Primary Sponsors: Randall Minchew (Republican), Ron Villanueva (Republican)





Actions (28)

  • 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
  • 01-19-2017 - Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment (6-Y 0-N)
  • 01-24-2017 - Reported from General Laws with amendment (22-Y 0-N)
  • 01-26-2017 - Read first time
  • 01-27-2017 - Printed as engrossed 17101760D-E
  • 01-27-2017 - Engrossed by House as amended HB1712E
  • 01-27-2017 - Committee amendment agreed to
  • 01-27-2017 - Read second time
  • 01-30-2017 - VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N)
  • 01-30-2017 - Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
  • 01-31-2017 - Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
  • 01-31-2017 - Constitutional reading dispensed
  • 02-13-2017 - Reported from General Laws and Technology (14-Y 0-N)
  • 02-15-2017 - Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
  • 02-16-2017 - Read third time
  • 02-16-2017 - Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N)
  • 02-16-2017 - Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)
  • 02-16-2017 - Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
  • 02-20-2017 - Enrolled
  • 02-20-2017 - Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1712ER)
  • 02-20-2017 - Signed by Speaker
  • 02-21-2017 - Signed by President
  • 02-21-2017 - Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on 2/21/17
  • 02-21-2017 - Governor: Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 27, 2017
  • 03-03-2017 - Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 259 (effective 7/1/17)
  • 03-03-2017 - Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0259)

Votes (8)

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 ...