Methamphetamine lab cleanup costs; localities may charge for reimbursement . (SB148)

Introduced By

Sen. Phil Puckett (D-Tazewell)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Methamphetamine lab clean-up costs; reimbursement of localities.  Allows localities to provide by ordinance that any person who is convicted of an offense for manufacture of methamphetamine shall be liable to the locality for the localitys expense in cleaning up any methamphetamine lab. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/10/2012Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12101862D
01/10/2012Referred to Committee on Local Government
01/31/2012Committee substitute printed 12104452D-S1
01/31/2012Reported from Local Government with substitute (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2012Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2012Read second time
02/03/2012Reading of substitute waived
02/03/2012Committee substitute agreed to 12104452D-S1
02/03/2012Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB148S1
02/06/2012Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2012Impact statement from DPB (SB148S1)
02/13/2012Placed on Calendar
02/13/2012Read first time
02/13/2012Referred to Committee on Counties, Cities and Towns
02/20/2012Assigned CC & T sub: #1
02/24/2012Referred from Counties, Cities and Towns
02/24/2012Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/28/2012Assigned Courts sub: #1 Criminal
02/29/2012Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (9-Y 0-N)
03/02/2012Reported from Courts of Justice with amendments (18-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/06/2012Read second time
03/07/2012Read third time
03/07/2012Passed by for the day
03/08/2012Read third time
03/08/2012Committee amendments rejected
03/08/2012Floor substitute printed 12106034D-H1 (Johnson)
03/08/2012Substitute by Delegate Johnson agreed to 12106034D-H1
03/08/2012Engrossed by House - floor substitute SB148H1
03/08/2012Passed House with substitute (98-Y 0-N)
03/08/2012VOTE: PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/08/2012House substitute agreed to by Senate (35-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/08/2012Title replaced 12106034D-H1
03/09/2012Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB148ER)
03/09/2012Signed by Speaker
03/10/2012Signed by President
03/12/2012Impact statement from DPB (SB148ER)
03/16/2012Impact statement from DPB (SB148ER)
04/04/2012G Approved by Governor-Chapter 616 (effective 7/1/12)
04/04/2012G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0616)


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 6 minutes.