Flood resilience; DEQ to study potential for funding source to localities in coastal Virginia. (SJ291)

Introduced By

Sen. Lynwood Lewis (D-Accomac)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate


Study; Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative; report. Requests the Department of Environmental Quality to study the potential for the establishment of a funding source to localities in coastal Virginia for flood resilience that could result by including the Commonwealth as a full participant in the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative. Read the Bill »


02/04/2015: passed committee


01/16/2015Unanimous consent to introduce
01/16/2015Presented and ordered printed 15103771D
01/16/2015Referred to Committee on Rules
01/27/2015Rereferred from Rules
01/27/2015Rereferred to Finance
02/04/2015Reported from Finance with amendment (13-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2015Reading waived (37-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2015Read second time
02/06/2015Reading of amendment waived
02/06/2015Committee amendment agreed to
02/06/2015Engrossed by Senate as amended SJ291E
02/06/2015Printed as engrossed 15103771D-E
02/09/2015Rejected by Senate (21-Y 17-N) (see vote tally)
02/09/2015Requires 2/3 of members voting for passage


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 4 minutes.