Sanitary landfills; Department of Environmental Quality to develop postclosure guidelines. (HB3133)

Introduced By

Del. Harvey Morgan (R-Gloucester)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Landfill postclosure document. Requires the Department of Environmental Quality to develop a postclosure guidance document for those landfills that stopped taking solid waste prior to October 9, l993. The document is to be developed by May 1, 2007, and has to include comments made by the public. Read the Bill »


03/20/2007: signed by governor


01/18/2007Presented and ordered printed with emergency clause 067289428
01/18/2007Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
01/25/2007Read first time
01/26/2007Read second time and engrossed
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
02/01/2007Impact statement from DPB (HB3133)
02/12/2007Reported from Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources (14-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2007Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/13/2007VOTE: (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2007Read third time
02/14/2007Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/14/2007VOTE: (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2007Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB3133ER)
02/22/2007Signed by Speaker
02/23/2007Signed by President
03/14/2007Impact statement from DPB (HB3133ER)
03/20/2007G Approved by Governor-Chapter 688 (effective 3/20/07)
04/05/2007G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0688)