Air quality, water quality or solid waste permits; facilities upgrading and requiring new permit. (SB504)

Introduced By

Sen. Frank Wagner (R-Virginia Beach)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Facilites upgrade; air quality, water quality and solid waste permits.  Allows operators of facilities that hold air quality, solid waste, or water quality permits to install new technology, equipment, or other apparatus at the permitted facility without having to obtain a new, modified, or amended permit so long as they can demonstrate that the new technology will result in increased energy efficiency and improved environmental conditions. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/11/2012Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12
01/11/2012Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12100409D
01/11/2012Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources
01/30/2012Impact statement from DPB (SB504)
02/02/2012Reported from Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources with substitite (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2012Committee substitute printed 12104758D-S1
02/06/2012Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/07/2012Read second time
02/07/2012Reading of substitute waived
02/07/2012Committee substitute agreed to 12104758D-S1
02/07/2012Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB504S1
02/08/2012Read third time and passed Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2012Placed on Calendar
02/13/2012Read first time
02/13/2012Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
02/13/2012Impact statement from DPB (SB504S1)
02/22/2012Reported from Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2012Read second time
02/24/2012Read third time
02/24/2012Passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
02/24/2012VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/29/2012Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB504ER)
02/29/2012Impact statement from DPB (SB504ER)
02/29/2012Signed by President
02/29/2012Signed by Speaker
04/04/2012G Approved by Governor-Chapter 581 (effective 7/1/12)
04/04/2012G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0581)


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 40 seconds.