Onsite treatment works; provides specific requirements therefor designed by professional engineer. (HB2551)

Introduced By

Del. Bobby Orrock (R-Thornburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Onsite treatment works; designs by engineers. Provides specific requirements for onsite treatment works designed by professional engineers. Allows such designs either to meet the specifications of current requirements for other onsite treatment works or to adhere to the new standards set out in the bill. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/20/2009Presented and ordered printed 094121672
01/20/2009Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/22/2009Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
02/03/2009Assigned HWI sub: Institutions
02/03/2009Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s)
02/04/2009Impact statement from DPB (HB2551)
02/05/2009Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions with substitute (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2009Committee substitute printed 093276672-H1
02/06/2009Read first time
02/08/2009Passed by for the day
02/09/2009Read second time
02/09/2009Committee substitute agreed to 093276672-H1
02/09/2009Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB2551H1
02/10/2009Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
02/10/2009VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2009Reconsideration of passage agreed to by House
02/10/2009Passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/10/2009VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2009Constitutional reading dispensed
02/11/2009Referred to Committee on Education and Health
02/19/2009Impact statement from DPB (HB2551H1)
02/19/2009Reported from Education and Health with amendments (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2009Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2009Read third time
02/23/2009Reading of amendments waived
02/23/2009Committee amendments agreed to
02/23/2009Engrossed by Senate as amended
02/23/2009Passed Senate with amendments (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2009Placed on Calendar
02/25/2009Senate amendments agreed to by House (98-Y 0-N)
02/25/2009VOTE: --- ADOPTION (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/04/2009Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2551ER)
03/04/2009Impact statement from DPB (HB2551ER)
03/05/2009Signed by President
03/06/2009Signed by Speaker
03/27/2009G Approved by Governor-Chapter 220 (effective 7/1/09)
03/27/2009G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0220)


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 30 seconds.


Reed Johnson writes:

I am glad to see that Del Orrock, took the time to make sure our ground water is safe. Thank you Del. Orrock