Home Energy Assistance Program; reduces frequency of required reports. (HB1692)

Introduced By

Del. Terry Kilgore (R-Gate City) with support from co-patrons Del. Danny Marshall (R-Danville), and Sen. Robert Hurt (R-Chatham)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Home Energy Assistance Program. Reduces the frequency of the reports required from the Department of Social Services regarding the effectiveness of low-income energy assistance programs in the Commonwealth. Currently, reports are due by October 1 of each year until October 1, 2007, on which date the reporting requirement is scheduled to cease. The measure provides that after October 1, 2007, reports will be due biennially. Read the Bill »


03/13/2007: signed by governor


12/12/2006Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/07 070136372
12/12/2006Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/12/2007Read first time
01/12/2007Impact statement from DPB (HB1692)
01/15/2007Read second time and engrossed
01/16/2007Read third time and passed House (98-Y 0-N)
01/16/2007VOTE: PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/16/2007Communicated to Senate
01/17/2007Constitutional reading dispensed
01/17/2007Referred to Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services
02/12/2007Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/12/2007VOTE: (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2007Read third time
02/13/2007Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/13/2007VOTE: (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2007Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1692ER)
02/19/2007Signed by Speaker
02/20/2007Signed by President
02/21/2007Impact statement from DPB (HB1692ER)
03/13/2007G Approved by Governor-Chapter 312 (effective 7/1/07)
03/15/2007G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0312)