Outer Continental Shelf; air pollution control regulations. (SB659)

Introduced By

Sen. Frank Wagner (R-Virginia Beach)

Progress

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

Description

Outer Continental Shelf; air pollution control regulations. Requires the State Air Pollution Control Board, by January 1, 2011, to adopt any regulations necessary to implement and enforce the requirements of 328 of the Clean Air Act relating to requirements to control air pollution from Outer Continental Shelf sources. The regulations shall not differ materially from the regulations promulgated by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency in implementing such provision of the Act. The adoption of the regulations is exempt from the provisions of the Administrative Process Act. The measure also directs the Department of Environmental Quality to request the Administrator of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to delegate to the Commonwealth any authority the Administrator has under the Clean Air Act to implement and enforce 328 of the Clean Air Act. Amends § 10.1-1307.03, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/20/2010Unanimous consent to introduce
01/20/2010Presented and ordered printed 10103924D
01/20/2010Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources
02/01/2010Reported from Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2010Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2010Passed by for the day
02/04/2010Read second time
02/04/2010Reading of amendment waived
02/04/2010Amendment by Senator McEachin rejected (19-Y 21-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2010Engrossed by Senate
02/08/2010Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2010Placed on Calendar
02/16/2010Read first time
02/16/2010Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
02/24/2010Reported from Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources with amendment (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/25/2010Read second time
02/26/2010Read third time
02/26/2010Committee amendment agreed to
02/26/2010Engrossed by House as amended
02/26/2010Passed House with amendment BLOCK VOTE (96-Y 0-N)
02/26/2010VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (96-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/02/2010House amendment agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/02/2010Emergency clause added
03/10/2010Enrolled
03/10/2010Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB659ER)
03/10/2010Impact statement from DPB (SB659ER)
03/10/2010Signed by Speaker
03/12/2010Signed by President
04/12/2010G Approved by Governor-Chapter 689 (effective 7/1/10)
04/12/2010G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0689)

Video

This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 2 clips in all, totaling 7 minutes.