State Corporation Commission; prohibited conflicts of interest. (SB1131)

Introduced By

Sen. Walter Stosch (R-Glen Allen)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


State Corporation Commission; conflicts of interest.  Requires a member of the State Corporation Commission (SCC) or any subordinate or employee of the SCC to recuse himself from and not participate in any regulatory matter at the SCC in which an entity whose rates, services, or financial ability to meet its obligations to the public is subject to supervision or regulation by the SCC is a party if the entity employs a member of the immediate family of the SCC member, subordinate, or employee.


Bill Has Passed


01/11/2011Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/11 11103497D
01/11/2011Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
01/17/2011Reported from Commerce and Labor (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/18/2011Impact statement from SCC (SB1131)
01/19/2011Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/20/2011Read second time and engrossed
01/21/2011Read third time and passed Senate (35-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/21/2011Reconsideration of passage agreed to by Senate (35-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/21/2011Passed Senate (35-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/07/2011Placed on Calendar
02/07/2011Read first time
02/07/2011Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
02/08/2011Reported from Commerce and Labor (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2011Read second time
02/11/2011Read third time
02/11/2011Passed House BLOCK VOTE (96-Y 0-N)
02/11/2011VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (96-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/15/2011Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1131ER)
02/15/2011Signed by Speaker
02/16/2011Impact statement from SCC (SB1131ER)
02/16/2011Signed by President
03/15/2011G Approved by Governor-Chapter 163 (effective 7/1/11)
03/15/2011G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0163)