Water and sewer service; canceling service for nonpayment of charges. (HB919)

Introduced By

Sen. Monty Mason (D-Williamsburg)

Progress

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

Description

Water and sewer service provided by locality; canceling service for nonpayment of charges. Shortens from two months to 30 days the period after which a locality providing water or sewer service may shut off service for unpaid charges and shortens from 60 days to 45 days the period during which the locality is required to shut off service to a lessee or tenant if it wishes to place a lien on the property for unpaid charges. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/12/2016Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/16
01/12/2016Committee
01/12/2016Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/16 16102730D
01/12/2016Referred to Committee on Counties, Cities and Towns
01/18/2016Impact statement from DHCD (HB919)
01/21/2016Assigned to sub: Subcommittee #2
01/21/2016Assigned CC & T sub: Subcommittee #2
02/03/2016Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (8-Y 0-N)
02/05/2016Reported from Counties, Cities and Towns with amendments (21-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2016Read first time
02/09/2016Read second time
02/09/2016Committee amendments agreed to
02/09/2016Engrossed by House as amended HB919E
02/09/2016Printed as engrossed 16102730D-E
02/10/2016Read third time and passed House (78-Y 21-N)
02/10/2016VOTE: PASSAGE (78-Y 21-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2016Constitutional reading dispensed
02/11/2016Referred to Committee on Local Government
02/23/2016Reported from Local Government (8-Y 5-N) (see vote tally)
02/25/2016Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/26/2016Read third time
02/26/2016Reading of amendments waived
02/26/2016Amendments by Senator Favola agreed to
02/26/2016Engrossed by Senate as amended
02/26/2016Passed Senate with amendments (29-Y 10-N) (see vote tally)
02/29/2016Placed on Calendar
03/01/2016Senate amendments agreed to by House (93-Y 1-N)
03/01/2016VOTE: ADOPTION (93-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
03/02/2016Enrolled
03/02/2016Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB919ER)
03/02/2016Signed by Speaker
03/05/2016G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, Monday, April 11, 2016
03/05/2016Signed by President
03/07/2016Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on 3/7/16
03/07/2016G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, Sunday, April 10, 2016
03/11/2016G Approved by Governor-Chapter 415 (effective 7/1/16)
03/11/2016G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0415)
03/11/2016G Acts of Assembly Chapter text reprinted (CHAP0415)

Video

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 5 minutes.

Transcript

This is a transcript of the video clips in which this bill is discussed.

TREATMENT. WHAT THE HOUSE AMENDMENT DOES IS REMOVE THE FIVE MEGAWATT LIMITATION ON IT AND MAKES IT FOR ALL SOLAR PROJECTS. WITH THAT INFORMATION, I ASK THAT WE ACCEPT THE HOUSE AMENDMENT.

Del. Bill Howell (R-Fredericksburg): THE QUESTION IS SHALL THE SENATE CONCUR WITH THE RECORD THEIR VOTES AYE, THOSE OPPOSED NO. ARE THE SENATORS READY TO VOTE? HAVE ALL THE SENATORS VOTED? DO ANY SENATORS DESIRE TO CHANGE THEIR VOTE? THE CLERK WILL CLOSE THE ROLL.

[Unknown]: AYES 39, NOS 0. AYES 39, NOS 0. THE SENATE CONCURS WITH THE HOUSE AMENDMENT. SENATE BILL 544, THE HOUSE INSISTS ON ITS SUBSTITUTE AND REQUESTS A COMMITTEE OF CONFERENCE. THE SENATOR FROM LYNCHBURG, SENATOR NEWMAN. MR. PRESIDENT, I MOVE WE ACCEDE TO THE HOUSE REQUEST FOR A COMMITTEE OF CONFERENCE.

Del. Bill Howell (R-Fredericksburg): THANK YOU, SENATOR. THE QUESTION IS SHALL THE SENATE ACCEDE TO THE REQUEST FOR A COMMITTEE OF ALL IN FAVOR OF THE MOTION WILL RECORD THEIR VOTES AYE, THOSE OPPOSED NO. ARE THE SENATORS READY TO VOTE? HAVE ALL THE SENATORS VOTED? DO ANY SENATORS DESIRE TO CHANGE THEIR VOTE? THE CLERK WILL CLOSE THE ROLL.

[Unknown]: AYES 39, NOS 0. AYES 39, NOS 0. THE MOTION IS AGREED TO. >> HOUSE BILL WITH GOVERNOR'S RECOMMENDATION.