Termination of water services; SCC to establish limitations for those with medical condition. (HB2297)

Introduced By

Del. David Englin (D-Alexandria)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Termination of water services; procedures to be followed.  Requires localities, water authorities, and sewer authorities to give customers a 30-day written notice, along with written contact information, prior to terminating water services.

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Bill Has Passed


01/12/2011Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/11 11100610D
01/12/2011Referred to Committee on Counties, Cities and Towns
01/19/2011Assigned CC & T sub: #1
02/02/2011Subcommittee recommends reporting (8-Y 1-N)
02/04/2011Reported from Counties, Cities and Towns with substitute (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2011Committee substitute printed 11105100D-H1
02/06/2011Read first time
02/07/2011Read second time
02/07/2011Committee substitute rejected 11105100D-H1
02/07/2011Engrossed by House
02/08/2011Read third time and passed House (98-Y 0-N)
02/08/2011VOTE: PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/09/2011Constitutional reading dispensed
02/09/2011Referred to Committee on Local Government
02/15/2011Reported from Local Government with substitute (11-Y 4-N) (see vote tally)
02/15/2011Committee substitute printed 11105366D-S1
02/17/2011Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2011Read third time
02/18/2011Reading of substitute waived
02/18/2011Committee substitute agreed to 11105366D-S1
02/18/2011Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute HB2297S1
02/18/2011Passed Senate with substitute (37-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2011Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2011Passed Senate with substitute (36-Y 4-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2011Placed on Calendar
02/22/2011Senate substitute agreed to by House 11105366D-S1 (94-Y 3-N)
02/22/2011VOTE: ADOPTION (94-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
03/03/2011Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2297ER)
03/03/2011Bill text as passed House and Senate reprinted (HB2297ER)
03/03/2011Signed by Speaker
03/04/2011Signed by President
03/24/2011G Approved by Governor-Chapter 500 (effective 7/1/11)
03/24/2011G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0500)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 4 clips in all, totaling 6 minutes.