State Water Control Board; powers and duties. (SB509)

Introduced By

Sen. Frank Wagner (R-Virginia Beach)

Progress

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

Description

State Water Control Board regulations Requires that state water quality laws be no more restrictive than federal requirements. Currently, Virginia law allows more stringent regulations than those adopted by the federal government, so long as the reasons for the more restrictive provisions are disclosed to the committees having oversight responsibilities. Amends § 62.1-44.15, of the Code of Virginia. 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 12100410D
01/11/2012Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources
01/24/2012Impact statement from DPB (SB509)
01/26/2012Stricken at request of Patron in Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)