Electric Utility Restructuring Act; defines municipal solid waste as source of renewable energy. (SB322)

Introduced By

Sen. Frank Wagner (R-Virginia Beach)

Progress

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

Description

Renewable energy source. Defines municipal solid waste as source of renewable energy under the Virginia Electric Utility Restructuring Act. Amends § 56-576, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/08/2008Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/08 088390340
01/08/2008Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
02/04/2008Reported from Commerce and Labor (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2008Impact statement from SCC (SB322)
02/06/2008Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/07/2008Read second time and engrossed
02/08/2008Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2008Reconsideration of passage agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2008Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2008Communicated to House
02/13/2008Placed on Calendar
02/13/2008Read first time
02/13/2008Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
02/19/2008Reported from Commerce and Labor (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2008Read second time
02/22/2008Read third time
02/22/2008Passed House BLOCK VOTE (94-Y 0-N)
02/22/2008VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (94-Y 0-N)
02/25/2008Enrolled
02/25/2008Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB322ER)
02/25/2008Signed by Speaker
02/26/2008Signed by President
02/28/2008Impact statement from SCC (SB322ER)
03/04/2008G Approved by Governor-Chapter 270 (effective 7/1/08)
03/04/2008G Approved by Governor-Chapter 272 (effective 7/1/08)
03/06/2008G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0272)

Comments

Va. Conservation Network, tracking this bill in Photosynthesis, notes:

Energy - Oppose