Virginia - SB990 - 2017

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Added On: 02-10-2017
Updated On: 03-15-2017
Status: Enacted
Primary Sponsor: Rosalyn Dance (Democratic)





Actions (31)

  • 01-03-2017 - Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
  • 01-03-2017 - Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17101033D
  • 01-23-2017 - Committee substitute printed 17104559D-S1
  • 01-23-2017 - Reported from Commerce and Labor with substitute (14-Y 1-N)
  • 01-25-2017 - Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
  • 01-26-2017 - Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB990S1
  • 01-26-2017 - Committee substitute agreed to 17104559D-S1
  • 01-26-2017 - Reading of substitute waived
  • 01-26-2017 - Read second time
  • 01-27-2017 - Passed Senate (34-Y 4-N 1-A)
  • 01-27-2017 - Reconsideration of passage agreed to by Senate (39-Y 0-N)
  • 01-27-2017 - Read third time and passed Senate (32-Y 7-N)
  • 01-31-2017 - Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
  • 01-31-2017 - Read first time
  • 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 - Read third time
  • 02-17-2017 - Passed House (81-Y 16-N 2-A)
  • 02-17-2017 - VOTE: PASSAGE #2 (74-Y 23-N 1-A)
  • 02-17-2017 - Reconsideration of House passage agreed to by House
  • 02-17-2017 - VOTE: PASSAGE (81-Y 16-N 2-A)
  • 02-17-2017 - Passed House (74-Y 23-N 1-A)
  • 02-22-2017 - Enrolled
  • 02-22-2017 - Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB990ER)
  • 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: Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 27, 2017
  • 03-16-2017 - Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 568 (effective 7/1/17)
  • 03-16-2017 - Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0568)

Votes (8)

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

In the Senate, Wexton's bill was “rolled into” Wagner's bill, but only her name, not the provisions of her bill, carried over. SB 1395 (Wagner), a second Rubin Group bill, increases from 100 MW to 150 MW the size of solar or wind projects eligible to ...