Virginia Pollution Abatement Permit; inspection requirements. (SB1298)

Introduced By

Sen. Frank Ruff (R-Clarksville)

Progress

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

Description

Virginia Pollution Abatement Permit; inspection requirements.  Removes the rule that the Department of Environmental Quality must inspect all facilities covered by a Virginia Pollution Abatement Permit annually for confined animal feeding operations or at least once every five years for all others. The bill sets a new standard that all facilities should be inspected to ensure compliance with statutory, regulatory, and permit requirements.

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Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/12/2011Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/11 11101578D
01/12/2011Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources
01/18/2011Impact statement from DPB (SB1298)
01/24/2011Reported from Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources (14-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
01/25/2011Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/26/2011Read second time and engrossed
01/27/2011Read third time and passed Senate (38-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/07/2011Placed on Calendar
02/07/2011Read first time
02/07/2011Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
02/09/2011Reported from Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2011Read second time
02/11/2011Read third time
02/11/2011Passed House (93-Y 3-N)
02/11/2011VOTE: PASSAGE (93-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
02/15/2011Enrolled
02/15/2011Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1298ER)
02/15/2011Impact statement from DPB (SB1298ER)
02/15/2011Signed by Speaker
02/16/2011Signed by President
03/10/2011G Approved by Governor-Chapter 52 (effective 7/1/11)
03/10/2011G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0052)

Video

This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 1 clip in all, totaling 35 seconds.