Clean Energy Financing Program; locality may authorize contracts to finance by ordinance. (SB1212)

Introduced By

Sen. Creigh Deeds (D-Bath) with support from co-patron Del. David Toscano (D-Charlottesville)

Progress

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

Description

Clean energy financing. Allows the City of Charlottesville the authority to create a clean energy financing program. Amends § 15.2-958.3, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/13/2009Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/09 097665220
01/13/2009Referred to Committee on Local Government
01/27/2009Reported from Local Government with substitute (14-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
01/28/2009Committee substitute printed 097684220-S1
01/29/2009Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/30/2009Read second time
01/30/2009Reading of substitute waived
01/30/2009Committee substitute agreed to 097684220-S1
01/30/2009Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB1212S1
02/02/2009Read third time and passed Senate (38-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2009Placed on Calendar
02/13/2009Read first time
02/13/2009Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
02/19/2009Reported from Commerce and Labor with substitute (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2009Committee substitute printed 097698220-H1
02/23/2009Read second time
02/24/2009Read third time
02/24/2009Committee substitute agreed to 097698220-H1
02/24/2009Engrossed by House - committee substitute SB1212H1
02/24/2009Passed House with substitute BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/24/2009VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/25/2009House substitute agreed to by Senate (37-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/25/2009Title replaced 097698220-H1
03/04/2009Enrolled
03/04/2009Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1212ER)
03/05/2009Signed by President
03/06/2009Signed by Speaker
03/30/2009G Approved by Governor-Chapter 773 (effective 7/1/09)
03/30/2009G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0773)

Comments

Laura Dely writes:

This is an interesting model of how localities possibly could fund renewable energy.