Motor fuels and lubricating oils; updates referenced standard for testing thereof. (HB2446)

Introduced By

Del. Mark Sickles (D-Alexandria)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Motor fuels. Updates the referenced standard for testing by the Commissioner of Agriculture and Consumer Services of motor fuel or lubricating oil. The measure incorporates by reference the specifications established by ASTM International and incorporated into the ASTM specifications for motor fuels. The measure revises the definitions of motor fuel and oxygenated gasoline, and replaces several references to "gasoline" with "motor fuel." Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/14/2009Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/09 090114810
01/14/2009Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
01/23/2009Impact statement from DPB (HB2446)
01/29/2009Reported from Commerce and Labor with amendment (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2009Read first time
02/03/2009Read second time
02/03/2009Committee amendment agreed to
02/03/2009Engrossed by House as amended HB2446E
02/03/2009Printed as engrossed 090114810-E
02/04/2009Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
02/04/2009VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2009Impact statement from DPB (HB2446E)
02/05/2009Constitutional reading dispensed
02/05/2009Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources
02/16/2009Rereferred from Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2009Rereferred to Commerce and Labor
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)
03/04/2009Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2446ER)
03/05/2009Signed by President
03/06/2009Signed by Speaker
03/09/2009Impact statement from DPB (HB2446ER)
03/30/2009G Approved by Governor-Chapter 650 (effective 7/1/09)
03/30/2009G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0650)