Solar energy collection devices; no community association shall prohibit installation or use. (HB881)

Introduced By

Del. Mamye BaCote (D-Newport News) with support from co-patrons Del. Robin Abbott (D-Newport News), Del. Roslyn Tyler (D-Jarratt), Del. Jeion Ward (D-Hampton), and Sen. Mamie Locke (D-Hampton)

Progress

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

Description

Restrictive covenants regarding solar energy collection devices.  Invalidates any new or existing restrictive covenant adopted by a community association that prohibits or restricts the installation or use of any solar energy collection device. Community associations may establish reasonable restrictions as to the size, place, and manner regarding the placement of such devices on private property and community areas. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/13/2010Committee
01/13/2010Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/10 10100724D
01/13/2010Referred to Committee on Counties, Cities and Towns
01/21/2010Assigned CC & T sub: #2
02/04/2010Subcommittee recommends continuing to 2011
02/08/2010Continued to 2011 in Counties, Cities and Towns