Stormwater utility fees; municipal separate storm sewer permits. (SB1047)

Introduced By

Sen. Emmett Hanger (R-Mount Solon)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Stormwater utility fee; waiver. Clarifies the requirement that a local stormwater utility waive charges to property that is covered by a permit to discharge stormwater from a municipal separate storm sewer system (MS4) and owned by a government or public entity, regardless of whether the property is titled in the name of the permit holder. Amends § 15.2-2114, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/12/2015Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/15 15100925D
01/12/2015Referred to Committee on Local Government
01/26/2015Impact statement from DHCD (SB1047)
02/03/2015Committee substitute printed 15104692D-S1
02/03/2015Reported from Local Government with substitute (12-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2015Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2015Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB10147S1
02/06/2015Read second time
02/06/2015Reading of substitute waived
02/06/2015Committee substitute agreed to 15104692D-S1
02/06/2015Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB1047S1
02/09/2015Read third time and passed Senate (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2015Placed on Calendar
02/11/2015Read first time
02/11/2015Referred to Committee on Counties, Cities and Towns
02/13/2015Impact statement from DPB (SB1047S1)
02/16/2015Assigned CC & T sub: Subcommittee #2
02/18/2015Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (11-Y 0-N)
02/19/2015Reported from Counties, Cities and Towns with substitute (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2015Committee substitute printed 15105252D-H1
02/20/2015Read second time
02/23/2015Read third time
02/23/2015Committee substitute agreed to 15105252D-H1
02/23/2015Engrossed by House - committee substitute SB1047H1
02/23/2015Passed House with substitute BLOCK VOTE (97-Y 0-N)
02/23/2015VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (97-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2015House substitute agreed to by Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2015Title replaced 15105252D-H1
02/27/2015Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1047ER)
02/27/2015Impact statement from DPB (SB1047ER)
02/27/2015Signed by Speaker
02/27/2015Signed by President
03/04/2015Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on 3/4/15
03/04/2015G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, Sunday, March 29, 2015
03/27/2015G Approved by Governor-Chapter 683 (effective 7/1/15)
03/27/2015G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0683)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 2 clips in all, totaling 2 minutes.