Environmental Quality, Department of; raises civil penalties. (SB1071)

Introduced By

Sen. Don McEachin (D-Richmond)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Department of Environmental Quality; penalties. Raises the civil penalty that may be included with a special order from $10,000 to $25,000. The bill also makes technical amendments. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/13/2015Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/15 15102986D
01/13/2015Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources
01/26/2015Impact statement from DPB (SB1071)
01/29/2015Reported from Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources (9-Y 6-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2015Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2015Read second time and engrossed
02/04/2015Read third time and passed Senate (21-Y 17-N) (see vote tally)
02/09/2015Placed on Calendar
02/09/2015Read first time
02/09/2015Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
02/09/2015Assigned ACNRsub: Chesapeake
02/12/2015Subcommittee failed to recommend reporting (2-Y 4-N)
02/24/2015Left in Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources

Video

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 54 seconds.