Virginia - SB710 - 2020

Distributed solar & other renewable energy; sales of electricity under third-party agreements.

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Electricity Generation

Added On: 03-10-2020
Updated On: 03-20-2020
Status: Passed Both Chambers
Primary Sponsor: Jennifer McClellan (Democratic)





Actions (54)

  • 01-07-2020 - Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
  • 01-07-2020 - Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20104871D
  • 01-23-2020 - Assigned C&L sub: Energy
  • 02-03-2020 - Reported from Commerce and Labor (12-Y 3-N)
  • 02-05-2020 - Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
  • 02-06-2020 - Passed by for the day
  • 02-07-2020 - Engrossed by Senate - floor substitute SB710S1
  • 02-07-2020 - Reading of substitute waived
  • 02-07-2020 - Substitute by Senator McClellan agreed to 20107969D-S1
  • 02-07-2020 - Read second time
  • 02-07-2020 - Floor substitute printed 20107969D-S1 (McClellan)
  • 02-10-2020 - Passed by for the day
  • 02-11-2020 - Passed Senate (22-Y 18-N)
  • 02-11-2020 - Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
  • 02-11-2020 - Engrossed by Senate - floor substitute SB710S2
  • 02-11-2020 - Substitute by Senator McClellan agreed to 20108117D-S2
  • 02-11-2020 - Floor substitute printed 20108117D-S2 (McClellan)
  • 02-11-2020 - Reading of substitute waived
  • 02-11-2020 - Substitute by Senator McCLellan rejected 20107969D-S1
  • 02-11-2020 - Substitute by Senator McClellan reconsidered (40-Y 0-N)
  • 02-11-2020 - Engrossment reconsidered by Senate (38-Y 0-N)
  • 02-14-2020 - Read first time
  • 02-14-2020 - Referred to Committee on Labor and Commerce
  • 02-14-2020 - Placed on Calendar
  • 02-25-2020 - Committee substitute printed 20109142D-H1
  • 02-25-2020 - Reported from Labor and Commerce with substitute (12-Y 7-N)
  • 02-27-2020 - Read second time
  • 02-28-2020 - VOTE: Passage (64-Y 34-N 1-A)
  • 02-28-2020 - Passed House with substitute (64-Y 34-N 1-A)
  • 02-28-2020 - Engrossed by House - committee substitute SB710H1
  • 02-28-2020 - Read third time
  • 02-28-2020 - Committee substitute agreed to 20109142D-H1
  • 03-02-2020 - House substitute rejected by Senate (1-Y 39-N)
  • 03-03-2020 - House requested conference committee
  • 03-03-2020 - House insisted on substitute
  • 03-04-2020 - Senators: McClellan, Spruill, Vogel
  • 03-04-2020 - Senate acceded to request (26-Y 14-N)
  • 03-04-2020 - Conferees appointed by Senate
  • 03-05-2020 - Delegates: Keam, Lopez, Runion
  • 03-05-2020 - Conferees appointed by House
  • 03-07-2020 - Conference substitute printed 20109867D-S3
  • 03-07-2020 - Conference: Amended by conference committee
  • 03-08-2020 - Conference report agreed to by Senate (27-Y 12-N)
  • 03-08-2020 - VOTE: Adoption #2 (60-Y 31-N 1-A)
  • 03-08-2020 - Conference report agreed to by House (60-Y 31-N 1-A)
  • 03-08-2020 - Reconsideration of conference report agreed to by House
  • 03-08-2020 - VOTE: Adoption (61-Y 32-N 1-A)
  • 03-08-2020 - Conference report agreed to by House (61-Y 32-N 1-A)
  • 03-18-2020 - Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB710ER)
  • 03-18-2020 - Enrolled
  • 03-18-2020 - Signed by President
  • 03-19-2020 - Signed by Speaker
  • 03-20-2020 - Governor: Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., April 11, 2020
  • 03-20-2020 - Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on March 20, 2020

Votes (13)

DateMotion (click for details)ChamberCommitteeYes
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Passed
02-03-2020Senate: Reported from Commerce and Labor (12-Y 3-N)Senate1130yes
02-05-2020Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)Senate3900yes
02-11-2020Senate: Engrossment reconsidered by Senate (38-Y 0-N)Senate3702yes
02-11-2020Senate: Substitute by Senator McClellan reconsidered (40-Y 0-N)Senate3900yes
02-11-2020Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)Senate3900yes
02-11-2020Senate: Read third time and passed Senate (22-Y 18-N)Senate21180yes
02-25-2020House: Reported from Labor and Commerce with substitute (12-Y 7-N)House1273yes
02-28-2020House: VOTE: Passage (64-Y 34-N 1-A)House64332yes
03-02-2020Senate: House substitute rejected by Senate (1-Y 39-N)Senate1380no
03-04-2020Senate: Senate acceded to request (26-Y 14-N)Senate25140yes
03-08-2020House: VOTE: Adoption (61-Y 32-N 1-A)House61317yes
03-08-2020House: VOTE: Adoption #2 (60-Y 31-N 1-A)House60309yes
03-08-2020Senate: Conference report agreed to by Senate (27-Y 12-N)Senate26121yes

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