Ground water management; subdivisions, technical evaluation. (HB358)

Introduced By

Del. David Bulova (D-Fairfax)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Ground water management; subdivisions; technical evaluation. Requires the developer of a subdivision located in a designated ground water management area for which the developer obtains plat approval on or after July 1, 2018, to apply for a technical evaluation, with certain criteria, from the Department of Environmental Quality prior to final subdivision plat approval if there will be 30 or more lots within the subdivision served by private wells. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/04/2018Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18101526D
01/04/2018Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
01/15/2018Assigned ACNR sub: Natural Resources
01/15/2018Assigned ACNRsub: Subcommittee #3
01/24/2018Subcommittee recommends reporting (9-Y 1-N)
01/31/2018Impact statement from DPB (HB358)
01/31/2018Reported from Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2018Read first time
02/05/2018Read second time and engrossed
02/06/2018Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/06/2018VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/07/2018Constitutional reading dispensed
02/07/2018Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources
02/15/2018Reported from Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources (11-Y 4-N) (see vote tally)
02/15/2018Rereferred to Finance
02/27/2018Reported from Finance (9-Y 6-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 (24-Y 16-N) (see vote tally)
03/01/2018Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB358ER)
03/01/2018Signed by Speaker
03/03/2018Signed by President
03/05/2018Impact statement from DPB (HB358ER)
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 427 (effective 7/1/18)
03/23/2018G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0427)