Energy storage devices; DMME to study use. (HJ101)

Introduced By

Del. David Toscano (D-Charlottesville) with support from co-patron Del. Betsy Carr (D-Richmond)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate


Study; Department of Mines, Minerals and Energy; use of energy storage devices; report. Requests the Department of Mines, Minerals and Energy, as directed through the Virginia Solar Energy Development and Energy Storage Authority, to conduct a two-year study to determine what regulatory reforms and market incentives are necessary to increase the use of energy storage devices in the Commonwealth. Read the Bill »


03/05/2018: Passed the Senate


01/09/2018Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18102228D
01/09/2018Referred to Committee on Rules
01/19/2018Assigned Rules sub: Subcommittee #1
02/01/2018Subcommittee recommends reporting with substitute (7-Y 0-N)
02/01/2018Subcommittee recommends referring to Committee on Appropriations
02/06/2018Reported from Rules with substitute (17-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2018Committee substitute printed 18105778D-H1
02/06/2018Referred to Committee on Appropriations
02/06/2018Assigned App. sub: Commerce, Agriculture, Natural Resources & Technology
02/07/2018Subcommittee recommends reporting (8-Y 0-N)
02/09/2018Reported from Appropriations (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/12/2018Taken up
02/12/2018Committee substitute agreed to 18105778D-H1
02/12/2018Engrossed by House - committee substitute HJ101H1
02/12/2018Agreed to by House BLOCK VOTE (97-Y 0-N)
02/12/2018VOTE: BLOCK VOTE ADOPTION (97-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/12/2018Reconsideration of passage agreed to by House
02/12/2018Agreed to by House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
02/12/2018VOTE: BLOCK VOTE ADOPTION #2 (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2018Reading waived
02/13/2018Referred to Committee on Rules
02/28/2018Reported from Rules
02/28/2018Rereferred to Finance
03/01/2018Reported from Finance with amendment
03/02/2018Reading waived (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/05/2018Read third time
03/05/2018Reading of amendment waived
03/05/2018Committee amendment agreed to
03/05/2018Engrossed by Senate as amended
03/05/2018Agreed to by Senate with amendment by voice vote
03/06/2018Placed on Calendar
03/06/2018Senate amendment rejected by House (0-Y 94-N)
03/06/2018VOTE: REJECTED (0-Y 94-N) (see vote tally)
03/07/2018Senate insisted on amendment
03/07/2018Senate requested conference committee
03/08/2018House acceded to request
03/08/2018Conferees appointed by House
03/08/2018Delegates: Toscano, Kilgore, Knight
03/08/2018Conferees appointed by Senate
03/08/2018Senators: McDougle, Norment, Reeves
03/10/2018Failed to pass in House
03/10/2018No further action taken
03/10/2018Failed to pass


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 1 minute.