Water Quality Improvement Fund; Combined Sewer Overflow funding for Cities of Lynchburg & Richmond. (SB1301)

Introduced By

Sen. Steve Newman (R-Forest)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Water Quality Improvement Fund; CSO funding for the City of Lynchburg. Provides that the first $3 million in each fiscal year appropriated to the Water Quality Improvement Fund from surplus revenues and any unreserved general fund balance would be deposited into a special fund to be used to help eliminate combined sewer overflow (CSO) in the City of Lynchburg. The total amount used for CSO in the City of Lynchburg from the Water Quality Improvement Fund would equal $30 million, $3 million in each fiscal year for the next 10 fiscal years beginning July 1, 2007. Read the Bill »


04/10/2007: vetoed by governor


01/10/2007Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/07 077448776
01/10/2007Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources
01/22/2007Committee substitute printed 070982776-S1
01/23/2007Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
01/24/2007Read second time
01/24/2007Passed by temporarily
01/24/2007Committee substitute rejected 070982776-S1
01/24/2007Floor substitute printed 078670776-S2 (Newman)
01/24/2007Reading of substitute waived
01/24/2007Substitute by Senator Newman agreed to 078670776-S2
01/24/2007Engrossed by Senate - floor substitute SB1301S2
01/25/2007Read third time and passed Senate (39-Y 0-N)
01/25/2007Communicated to House
02/05/2007Placed on Calendar
02/05/2007Read first time
02/05/2007Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
02/14/2007Referred to Committee on Appropriations
02/15/2007Assigned App. sub: Commerce, Agriculture, and Natural Resources (Cox)
02/20/2007Committee substitute printed 073504776-H1
02/20/2007Read second time
02/21/2007Read third time
02/21/2007Committee substitute agreed to 073504776-H1
02/21/2007Pending question ordered
02/21/2007Engrossed by House - committee substitute SB1301H1
02/21/2007Passed House with substitute (80-Y 17-N)
02/21/2007VOTE: PASSAGE (80-Y 17-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2007House substitute agreed to by Senate (21-Y 18-N)
02/22/2007VOTE: (21-Y 18-N) (see vote tally)
03/08/2007Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1301ER)
03/08/2007Signed by Speaker
03/11/2007Signed by President
03/14/2007Impact statement from DPB (SB1301ER)
03/26/2007Governor's recommendation received by Senate
03/27/2007Governor's substitute printed 074471129-S3
04/03/2007Placed on Calendar
04/04/2007Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (38-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
04/04/2007Pending question ordered
04/04/2007House rejected Governor's recommendation (45-Y 52-N)
04/04/2007VOTE: REJECTED (45-Y 52-N) (see vote tally)
04/04/2007Communicated to Governor
04/10/2007G Vetoed by Governor