Clean alternative fuel or hybrid passenger-type vehicles; DGS to purchase for state use. (HB1809)

Introduced By

Del. David Poisson (D-Sterling) with support from co-patron Del. David Toscano (D-Charlottesville)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Department of General Services; state purchase of clean alternative fuel or hybrid passenger-type vehicles. Provides that vehicles purchased for the centralized fleet shall be clean alternative fuel or hybrid passenger-type vehicles and that the purchase shall follow annual percentage rate targets resulting in a target of 100% of purchases being clean alternative fuel or hybrid vehicles by 2012, provided such vehicles are available commercially and have a total life-cycle cost that is comparable to similar conventional fuel passenger-type vehicles. The bill defines life-cycle cost and requires the Director of General Services to ensure that a life-cycle cost analysis is done before awarding a purchase contract. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
12/29/2006Committee
12/29/2006Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/07 078171466
12/29/2006Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/10/2007Assigned GL sub: #2 FOIA/Procurement (Marshall, D.)