Community Wastewater Treatment Grant Program and Fund, established. (HB2078)

Introduced By

Del. Scott Lingamfelter (R-Woodbridge)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Community Wastewater Treatment Grant Program and Fund. Establishes the Community Wastewater Treatment Grant Program and Fund to provide grant funds to localities that are experiencing widespread onsite sewage system failure or potential failure for the construction of community wastewater treatment systems. Localities receiving grants are required to provide matching funds. The Board of Health is directed to establish guidelines setting out (i) criteria for grant eligibility, (ii) conditions to be included in the grants, (iii) grant distribution priorities, and (iv) general requirements for applying and qualifying for a grant. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/14/2015Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/15 15101748D
01/14/2015Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/26/2015Assigned HWI sub: Subcommittee #3
01/28/2015Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (5-Y 0-N)
01/28/2015Subcommittee recommends referring to Committee on Appropriations
01/29/2015Impact statement from VDH (HB2078)
01/29/2015Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions with amendment (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/29/2015Referred to Committee on Appropriations
01/30/2015Assigned App. sub: Health & Human Resources
02/03/2015Subcommittee recommends laying on the table
02/10/2015Left in Appropriations