Stormwater regulations; impact on high water table area, report. (HJ587)

Introduced By

Sen. Bill DeSteph (R-Virginia Beach)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Study; impact of stormwater regulations on high water table area; report. Requests the Department of Environmental Quality to conduct a two-year study of the application of the post development stormwater management technical criteria, as established in the Virginia Stormwater Management Regulations, in areas with a seasonal high groundwater table. Read the Bill »


02/24/2015: Passed the Senate


01/12/2015Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/15 15102359D
01/12/2015Referred to Committee on Rules
01/20/2015Assigned Rules sub: Studies
01/22/2015Subcommittee recommends reporting (4-Y 0-N)
02/06/2015Reported from Rules with substitute (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2015Committee substitute printed 15104368D-H1
02/09/2015Taken up
02/09/2015Committee substitute agreed to 15104368D-H1
02/09/2015Engrossed by House - committee substitute HJ587H1
02/09/2015Agreed to by House BLOCK VOTE (92-Y 0-N)
02/09/2015VOTE: BLOCK VOTE ADOPTION (92-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2015Reading waived
02/10/2015Referred to Committee on Rules
02/20/2015Reported from Rules
02/23/2015Reading waived (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2015Read third time
02/24/2015Agreed to by Senate by voice vote
02/25/2015Bill text as passed House and Senate (HJ587ER)


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 30 seconds.