Biofuels Incentive Grant Program; lowers eligibility requirement therefor. (HB3089)

Introduced By

Del. Dave Nutter (R-Christiansburg) with support from co-patrons Del. Bill Fralin (R-Roanoke), and Del. Ed Scott (R-Culpeper)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Biofuels Incentive Grant Program; production eligibility. Lowers the eligibility requirement of the volume of biofuels produced and sold from 10 million gallons to two million gallons per calendar year for a producer to be eligible for a grant. The bill also amends the definition of producer to include any agricultural cooperative association, as defined in the Agricultural Cooperative Association Act ( 13.1-312 et seq.). Read the Bill »


03/20/2007: signed by governor


01/17/2007Presented and ordered printed 076534436
01/17/2007Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
01/23/2007Impact statement from DPB (HB3089)
01/25/2007Committee substitute printed 072575436-H1
01/25/2007Read first time
01/26/2007Read second time
01/26/2007Committee substitute agreed to 072575436-H1
01/26/2007Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB3089H1
01/29/2007Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
01/29/2007VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/29/2007Communicated to Senate
01/30/2007Constitutional reading dispensed
01/30/2007Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources
01/31/2007Impact statement from DPB (HB3089H1)
02/13/2007Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/13/2007VOTE: (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2007Read third time
02/14/2007Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/14/2007Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/14/2007VOTE: (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2007Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB3089ER)
02/22/2007Impact statement from DPB (HB3089ER)
02/22/2007Signed by Speaker
02/23/2007Signed by President
03/20/2007G Approved by Governor-Chapter 684 (effective 7/1/07)
04/05/2007G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0684)