Renewable energy sources; location of facilities for distribution of electricity, steam, etc. (HB2172)

Introduced By

Del. Clarke Hogan (R-South Boston) with support from 6 copatrons, whose average partisan position is:

Those copatrons are Del. Clay Athey (R-Front Royal), Del. Mark Cole (R-Fredericksburg), Del. Scott Lingamfelter (R-Woodbridge), Del. Don Merricks (R-Danville), Del. Jackson Miller (R-Manassas), Del. Charles Poindexter (R-Glade Hill)

Progress

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

Description

Interconnection of renewable generation facilities. Establishes procedures for the operator of an eligible non-utility electrical generation facility that is fueled by a renewable energy source to interconnect the facility with the transmission grid by co-locating transmission facilities with those of public service corporations and by occupying public rights-of-way through a procedure that requires the payment of a public rights-of-way use fee to the affected locality or the Department of Transportation. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/14/2009Committee
01/14/2009Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/09 090058536
01/14/2009Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
01/26/2009Assigned C & L sub: 3 Energy
02/04/2009Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s)
02/05/2009Reported from Commerce and Labor with substitute (20-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2009Committee substitute printed 090192536-H1
02/08/2009Read first time
02/09/2009Read second time
02/09/2009Committee substitute agreed to 090192536-H1
02/09/2009Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB2172H1
02/10/2009Read third time and passed House (97-Y 2-N)
02/10/2009VOTE: --- PASSAGE (97-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2009Constitutional reading dispensed
02/11/2009Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
02/16/2009Impact statement from DPB (HB2172H1)
02/23/2009Reported from Commerce and Labor (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2009Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/25/2009Read third time
02/25/2009Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/04/2009Enrolled
03/04/2009Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2172ER)
03/04/2009Impact statement from DPB (HB2172ER)
03/05/2009Signed by President
03/06/2009Signed by Speaker
03/30/2009Governor's recommendation received by House
04/07/2009Placed on Calendar
04/08/2009Enacted, Chapter 806 (effective 7/1/09)
04/08/2009House concurred in Governor's recommendation (99-Y 0-N)
04/08/2009VOTE: --- ADOPTION (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
04/08/2009Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
04/08/2009G Governor's recommendation adopted
04/08/2009Reenrolled
04/08/2009Reenrolled bill text (HB2172ER2)
04/08/2009Signed by Speaker as reenrolled
04/08/2009Signed by President as reenrolled
04/08/2009Enacted, Chapter 807 (effective 7/1/09)
04/08/2009G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0807)
04/14/2009Reenrolled
04/14/2009Reenrolled bill text (HB2172ER2)

Video

This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 1 clip in all, totaling 51 seconds.