Methamphetamine cleanup; certification that methamphetamine level is at/below post cleanup target. (SB31)

Introduced By

Sen. Bill Stanley (R-Moneta) with support from co-patron Del. Sam Rasoul (D-Roanoke)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Methamphetamine cleanup; certification. Requires the Board of Health, in consultation with the Department of Environmental Quality and other entities, to establish a program certifying that a building that was previously a methamphetamine manufacturing site is safe for human occupancy and requires a person convicted of manufacturing methamphetamine to pay the cost of the certification. Current law requires the convicted person to pay cleanup costs. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


12/12/2013Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/14
12/12/2013Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/14 14100865D
12/12/2013Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/13/2014Reported from Courts of Justice with amendment (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/14/2014Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N)
01/15/2014Read second time
01/15/2014Reading of amendment waived
01/15/2014Committee amendment agreed to
01/15/2014Engrossed by Senate as amended SB31E
01/15/2014Printed as engrossed 14100865D-E
01/16/2014Read third time and passed Senate (38-Y 0-N)
01/20/2014Placed on Calendar
01/20/2014Read first time
01/20/2014Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/23/2014Impact statement from VDH (SB31E)
02/14/2014Assigned Courts sub: Criminal Law
02/26/2014Subcommittee recommends reporting (10-Y 1-N)
02/28/2014Reported from Courts of Justice (19-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/04/2014Read second time
03/05/2014Read third time
03/05/2014Passed House BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
03/05/2014VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/07/2014Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB31ER)
03/07/2014Signed by Speaker
03/10/2014Impact statement from VDH (SB31ER)
03/10/2014Signed by President
04/03/2014G Approved by Governor-Chapter 513 (effective 7/1/14)
04/03/2014G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0513)


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 25 seconds.