Landfills; DEQ, et al., to work towards odor reduction in Campbell County. (HB1600)

Introduced By

Del. Matt Fariss (R-Rustburg) with support from co-patron Del. Rick Morris (R-Carrollton)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Certain sanitary landfills; gas collection and control system. Requires any active sanitary landfill that receives more than 100,000 tons of solid waste per year and is located within one-half mile of any residence or residentially zoned property to install a landfill gas collection and control system by July 1, 2019. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/03/2017Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17101973D
01/03/2017Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
01/12/2017Impact statement from DPB (HB1600)
01/12/2017Assigned ACNR sub: Natural Resources
01/25/2017Subcommittee recommends reporting with substitute (9-Y 0-N)
02/01/2017Reported from Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources with substitute (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/01/2017Committee substitute printed 17104800D-H1
02/02/2017Read first time
02/03/2017Read second time
02/03/2017Committee substitute agreed to 17104800D-H1
02/03/2017Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB1600H1
02/06/2017Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (97-Y 0-N)
02/06/2017VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (97-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/07/2017Constitutional reading dispensed
02/07/2017Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources
02/13/2017Impact statement from DPB (HB1600H1)
02/16/2017Reported from Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2017Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2017Read third time
02/21/2017Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2017Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2017Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1600ER)
02/24/2017Signed by Speaker
02/24/2017Signed by President
02/27/2017Impact statement from DPB (HB1600ER)
02/28/2017Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on 2/28/17
02/28/2017G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 27, 2017
03/13/2017G Approved by Governor-Chapter 341 (effective 7/1/17)
03/13/2017G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0341)