Comprehensive plans; affect of approval of transmission lines. (HB3031)

Introduced By

Del. Bob Marshall (R-Manassas) with support from co-patrons Del. Clay Athey (R-Front Royal), and Del. Mark Cole (R-Fredericksburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Approval of transmission lines; affect on the legal status of comprehensive plans and local zoning ordinances. Eliminates provision that provided that the State Corporation Commission's approval of a transmission line satisfies the requirements of 15.2-2232 (legal status of comprehensive plan) and local zoning ordinances with respect to such transmission line. Read the Bill »


03/23/2007: signed by governor


01/10/2007Presented and ordered printed 071660396
01/10/2007Referred to Committee on Counties, Cities and Towns
01/11/2007Presented and ordered printed 071660396
01/11/2007Referred to Committee on Counties, Cities and Towns
01/16/2007Impact statement from SCC (HB3031)
01/22/2007Assigned CC & T sub: #2 (Dudley)
02/02/2007Tabled in Counties, Cities and Towns (17-Y 5-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2007Reconsidered by Counties, Cities and Towns
02/03/2007Committee substitute printed 071176396-H1
02/03/2007Read first time
02/05/2007Read second time
02/05/2007Committee substitute agreed to 071176396-H1
02/05/2007Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB3031H1
02/06/2007Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/06/2007Communicated to Senate
02/07/2007Constitutional reading dispensed
02/07/2007Referred to Committee on Local Government
02/13/2007Reported from Local Government with substitute (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2007Committee substitute printed 071700396-S1
02/15/2007Constitutional reading dispensed (35-Y 0-N)
02/15/2007VOTE: (35-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2007Read third time
02/16/2007Reading of substitute waived
02/16/2007Committee substitute agreed to 071700396-S1
02/16/2007Passed by for the day
02/19/2007Read third time
02/19/2007Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute HB3031S1
02/19/2007Passed Senate with substitute (40-Y 0-N)
02/19/2007VOTE: (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2007Placed on Calendar
02/21/2007Senate substitute agreed to by House (96-Y 0-N)
02/21/2007VOTE: ADOPTION (96-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/07/2007Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB3031ER)
03/07/2007Impact statement from SCC (HB3031H1)
03/07/2007Impact statement from SCC (HB3031S1)
03/07/2007Impact statement from SCC (HB3031ER)
03/07/2007Signed by Speaker
03/08/2007Signed by President
03/23/2007G Approved by Governor-Chapter 761 (effective 7/1/07)
04/10/2007G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0761)