Stormwater management ordinances; requires localities to adopt more stringent requirements, etc. (HB2190)

Introduced By

Sen. John Cosgrove (R-Chesapeake)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Stringency of stormwater management ordinances. Requires localities that adopt more stringent stormwater management requirements than those necessary to ensure compliance with the minimum regulations of the Soil and Water Conservation Board to submit such requirements to the Board to confirm that statutory requirements have been met and that the locality's determinations pursuant to the statute are reasonable. The bill ensures the availability of best management practices authorized by the Virginia Stormwater Management Regulations and the Virginia Stormwater BMP Clearinghouse Committee as a means of complying with regulations and requirements. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/10/2013Presented and ordered printed 13103377D
01/10/2013Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
01/20/2013Impact statement from DPB (HB2190)
01/21/2013Assigned ACNRsub: Chesapeake
01/24/2013Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (6-Y 0-N)
01/30/2013Reported from Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources with substitute (18-Y 4-N) (see vote tally)
01/30/2013Committee substitute printed 13104543D-H1
01/31/2013Read first time
02/01/2013Impact statement from DPB (HB2190H1)
02/01/2013Read second time
02/01/2013Committee substitute agreed to 13104543D-H1
02/01/2013Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB2190H1
02/04/2013Read third time and passed House (73-Y 26-N)
02/04/2013VOTE: PASSAGE (73-Y 26-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2013Constitutional reading dispensed
02/05/2013Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources
02/14/2013Reported from Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources with substitite (12-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2013Committee substitute printed 13105054D-S1
02/18/2013Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2013Reading of substitute waived
02/19/2013Committee substitute rejected 13105054D-S1
02/19/2013Floor substitute printed 13105357D-S2 (Hanger)
02/19/2013Substitute by Senator Hanger agreed to 13105357D-S2
02/19/2013Engrossed by Senate - floor substitute HB2190S2
02/19/2013Passed Senate with substitute (39-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2013Placed on Calendar
02/21/2013Senate substitute agreed to by House 13105357D-S2 (91-Y 7-N)
02/21/2013VOTE: ADOPTION (91-Y 7-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2013Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2190ER)
02/23/2013Signed by Speaker
02/23/2013Signed by President
03/04/2013Impact statement from DPB (HB2190ER)
03/20/2013G Approved by Governor-Chapter 591 (effective 7/1/13)
03/20/2013G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0591)


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 1 minute.