Water and sewer system; discounted fees and charges for low-income and disabled customers. (SB10)

Introduced By

Sen. Tom Garrett (R-Lynchburg) with support from co-patron Sen. Bryce Reeves (R-Spotsylvania)

Progress

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

Description

Discounted fees and charges for certain low-income and disabled customers; population density. Removes the requirement that a locality owning a water and sewer system have a population density of no more than 200 persons per square mile before it may by ordinance develop criteria for providing discounted water and sewer fees and charges for low-income and disabled customers. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
12/04/2013Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/14 14100735D
12/04/2013Referred to Committee on Local Government
01/15/2014Impact statement from DPB (SB10)
01/23/2014Impact statement from DPB (SB10)
01/28/2014Reported from Local Government with amendment (8-Y 0-N)
01/30/2014Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
01/31/2014Read second time
01/31/2014Reading of amendment waived
01/31/2014Committee amendment agreed to
01/31/2014Engrossed by Senate as amended SB10E
01/31/2014Printed as engrossed 14100735D-E
02/03/2014Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/07/2014Placed on Calendar
02/07/2014Read first time
02/07/2014Referred to Committee on Counties, Cities and Towns
02/10/2014Impact statement from DPB (SB10E)
02/11/2014Assigned CC & T sub: Subcommittee #1
02/26/2014Subcommittee recommends reporting (10-Y 0-N)
02/28/2014Reported from Counties, Cities and Towns (21-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
03/03/2014Read second time
03/04/2014Read third time
03/04/2014Passed House (97-Y 3-N)
03/04/2014VOTE: PASSAGE (97-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
03/06/2014Enrolled
03/06/2014Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB10ER)
03/06/2014Signed by Speaker
03/07/2014Impact statement from DPB (SB10ER)
03/09/2014Signed by President
04/03/2014G Approved by Governor-Chapter 514 (effective 7/1/14)
04/03/2014G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0514)

Video

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 50 seconds.