Air pollution; methods to determine opacity. (SB925)

Introduced By

Sen. Patsy Ticer (D-Alexandria) with support from co-patrons Del. Brian Moran (D-Alexandria), Del. Ken Plum (D-Reston), Del. Jim Scott (D-Merrifield), and Sen. Dave Marsden (D-Burke)

Progress

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

Description

Methods to determine opacity. Authorizes the Executive Director of the Department of Environmental Quality to use various methods to determine whether opacity requirements or opacity limits for air quality are being met. Read the Bill »

Status

03/09/2007: signed by governor

History

DateAction
01/09/2007Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/07 072548828
01/09/2007Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources
01/29/2007Committee substitute printed 072579828-S1
01/30/2007Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
01/31/2007Read second time
01/31/2007Reading of substitute waived
01/31/2007Committee substitute agreed to 072579828-S1
01/31/2007Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB925S1
02/01/2007Read third time and passed Senate (39-Y 0-N)
02/01/2007VOTE: (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/01/2007Communicated to House
02/05/2007Placed on Calendar
02/05/2007Read first time
02/05/2007Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
02/15/2007Read second time
02/16/2007Read third time
02/16/2007Passed House BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
02/22/2007Enrolled
02/22/2007Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB925ER)
02/23/2007Signed by Speaker
02/24/2007Signed by President
03/09/2007G Approved by Governor-Chapter 148 (effective 7/1/07)
03/14/2007Impact statement from DPB (SB925ER)
03/14/2007G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0148)