Water systems; Board of Health to implement chronically noncompliant systems. (SB998)

Introduced By

Sen. Edd Houck (D-Spotsylvania) with support from co-patron Del. Ed Scott (R-Culpeper)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Water systems; chronically noncompliant systems. Requires the Board of Health to promulgate regulations for the implementation of a program to (i) identify chronically noncompliant water systems and (ii) create mechanisms or enforcement options, in addition to the remedies provided in 32.1-27, for eliminating underperforming systems. In defining "chronically noncompliant water systems" the Board shall consider the criteria in the receivership section of this title. Read the Bill »


03/23/2007: signed by governor


01/09/2007Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/07 075178740
01/09/2007Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/16/2007Assigned Education sub: Health Care
01/19/2007Impact statement from DPB (SB998)
01/25/2007Committee substitute printed 072494740-S1
01/26/2007Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N)
01/26/2007VOTE: (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/29/2007Read second time
01/29/2007Reading of substitute waived
01/29/2007Committee substitute agreed to 072494740-S1
01/29/2007Reading of amendment waived
01/29/2007Amendment by Senator Houck agreed to
01/29/2007Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute with amendment SB998ES1
01/29/2007Printed as engrossed 072494740-ES1
01/30/2007Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
01/30/2007Communicated to House
02/02/2007Impact statement from DPB (SB998ES1)
02/03/2007Placed on Calendar
02/03/2007Read first time
02/03/2007Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
02/06/2007Impact statement from DPB (SB998ES1)
02/08/2007Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions with amendment (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2007Referred to Committee on Appropriations
02/09/2007Assigned App. sub: Health and Human Resources (Hamilton)
02/16/2007Read second time
02/19/2007Passed by for the day
02/20/2007Committee amendment agreed to
02/20/2007Read third time
02/20/2007Committee amendments agreed to
02/20/2007Engrossed by House as amended
02/20/2007Passed House with amendments (96-Y 0-N)
02/20/2007VOTE: PASSAGE (96-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2007House amendments agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/22/2007VOTE: (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/07/2007Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB998ER)
03/07/2007Signed by Speaker
03/08/2007Signed by President
03/19/2007Impact statement from DPB (SB998ER)
03/23/2007G Approved by Governor-Chapter 774 (effective 7/1/07)
04/10/2007G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0774)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB2366.