Wastewater treatment facilities; Virginia Public Building Authority to issue an additional bond. (SB494)

Introduced By

Sen. John Watkins (R-Midlothian) with support from co-patrons Del. Jim Scott (D-Merrifield), Sen. Dick Black (R-Leesburg), and Sen. Emmett Hanger (R-Mount Solon)

Progress

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

Description

Bond issuance for wastewater treatment facilities.  Authorizes the Virginia Public Building Authority to issue an additional $300 million in bonds to continue installing nutrient removal technology in eligible wastewater treatment facilities to comply with the Chesapeake Bay TMDL and the Watershed Improvement Plan. These funds would complete projects at facilities under existing signed Water Quality Improvement Fund agreements and at additional eligible facilities that did not receive moneys `from the original bonds issued in 2007. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/11/2012Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12
01/11/2012Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12102039D
01/11/2012Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources
01/26/2012Impact statement from DPB (SB494)
01/26/2012Reported from Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/26/2012Rereferred to Finance
02/07/2012Reported from Finance with substitute (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/07/2012Committee substitute printed 12105120D-S1
02/08/2012Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/09/2012Read second time
02/09/2012Reading of substitute waived
02/09/2012Committee substitute agreed to 12105120D-S1
02/09/2012Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB494S1
02/10/2012Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2012Impact statement from DPB (SB494S1)
02/17/2012Placed on Calendar
02/17/2012Read first time
02/17/2012Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
02/22/2012Reported from Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources with amendments (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2012Referred to Committee on Appropriations
02/28/2012Assigned App. sub: Capital Outlay
02/29/2012Subcommittee recommends continuing to 2013
02/29/2012Continued to 2013 in Appropriations

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB1180.

Comments

mary picardi writes:

how can i find out how the committee members voted on this bill?

Waldo Jaquith writes:

The vote is here, Mary. It passed unanimously, though Del. Chap Petersen (D-Fairfax) did not vote.