Natural Resources, Secretary of; required to report on certain environmental issues. (HB1731)

Introduced By

Del. Rip Sullivan (D-Arlington)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Secretary of Natural Resources; report on certain environmental issues. Requires the Secretary of Natural Resources, in consultation with appropriate state and federal agencies, to report annually to the Governor and the General Assembly on certain environmental issues, including energy, air pollution, and adaptation and resilience to extreme weather events and sea-level rise. The bill provides that the Secretary shall recommend necessary legislative action and may pursue available federal or private grants to assist the Secretary in providing the report. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/12/2015Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/15 15103170D
01/12/2015Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/20/2015Assigned GL sub: Subcommittee #4
01/29/2015Subcommittee recommends striking from docket
02/03/2015Stricken from docket by General Laws