Ground water withdrawal permit term; lengthening to 15 years, permit fee. (HB211)

Introduced By

Del. Tommy Wright (R-Victoria) with support from co-patrons Del. Emily Brewer (R-Suffolk), and Del. Chris Jones (R-Suffolk)

Progress

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

Description

Ground water withdrawal permit term; lengthening to 15 years; permit fee. Lengthens from 10 years to 15 years the maximum term of a ground water withdrawal permit issued by the State Water Control Board. The bill also lengthens from 10 years to 15 years the maximum term of a ground water withdrawal special exception and directs the Board to raise the applicable permit fee from $6,000 to $9,000. The bill contains technical amendments. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
12/29/2017Committee
12/29/2017Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18100685D
12/29/2017Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
01/15/2018Assigned ACNR sub: Natural Resources
01/15/2018Assigned ACNRsub: Subcommittee #3
01/17/2018Subcommittee recommends reporting with substitute (8-Y 1-N)
01/24/2018Reported from Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources with substitute (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/24/2018Committee substitute printed 18105324D-H1
01/26/2018Read first time
01/29/2018Read second time
01/29/2018Committee substitute agreed to 18105324D-H1
01/29/2018Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB211H1
01/30/2018Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
01/30/2018VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/30/2018Reconsideration of passage agreed to by House
01/30/2018Passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
01/30/2018VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE 2 (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/31/2018Constitutional reading dispensed
01/31/2018Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources
02/05/2018Impact statement from DPB (HB211H1)
02/15/2018Reported from Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/15/2018Rereferred to Finance
02/27/2018Reported from Finance (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/28/2018Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/28/2018Read third time
02/28/2018Passed Senate (39-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
03/01/2018Enrolled
03/01/2018Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB211ER)
03/01/2018Signed by Speaker
03/03/2018Signed by President
03/05/2018Impact statement from DPB (HB211ER)
03/07/2018Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on March 7, 2018
03/07/2018G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, April 9, 2018
03/23/2018G Approved by Governor-Chapter 424 (effective 7/1/18)
03/23/2018G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0424)

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 2 minutes.