Industrial wastes, discharge of; notice of application. (HB1206)

Introduced By

Del. Ben Cline (R-Amherst)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


State Water Control Board; Virginia Pollutant Discharge Elimination System; abbreviated newspaper notice. Authorizes the newspaper publication, if the permit applicant so elects, of an abbreviated public notice of certain Virginia Pollutant Discharge Elimination System permits, each with a link to the full public notice on the website of the Department of Environmental Quality. Current law requires the publication of such notice in a newspaper once a week for two successive weeks. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/10/2018Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18102863D
01/10/2018Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
01/22/2018Assigned ACNR sub: Subcommittee #3
02/06/2018Subcommittee recommends reporting with substitute (8-Y 1-N)
02/07/2018Impact statement from DPB (HB1206)
02/07/2018Reported from Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources with substitute (19-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
02/07/2018Committee substitute printed 18106769D-H1
02/09/2018Impact statement from DPB (HB1206H1)
02/09/2018Read first time
02/12/2018Read second time
02/12/2018Committee substitute agreed to 18106769D-H1
02/12/2018Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB1206H1
02/13/2018Read third time and passed House (99-Y 1-N)
02/13/2018VOTE: PASSAGE (99-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2018Constitutional reading dispensed
02/14/2018Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources
03/01/2018Reported from Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources (13-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
03/05/2018Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/06/2018Passed by for the day
03/07/2018Read third time
03/07/2018Passed Senate (36-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
03/09/2018Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1206ER)
03/09/2018Impact statement from DPB (HB1206ER)
03/09/2018Signed by Speaker
03/10/2018Signed by President
03/20/2018Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on March 20, 2018
03/20/2018G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, April 9, 2018
03/30/2018G Approved by Governor-Chapter 552 (effective 7/1/18)
03/30/2018G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0552)


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 4 minutes.