Telecommunications; Dept. of Historic Resources to convene work group to examine Sect. 106 review. (SB166)

Introduced By

Sen. Dick Black (R-Leesburg) with support from co-patron Sen. Barbara Favola (D-Arlington)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Virginia Department of Historic Resources; telecommunications; Section 106 review process work group. Directs the Virginia Department of Historic Resources to convene a stakeholder work group to study the efficiency of the review process as it is used in telecommunications projects with regard to Section 106 of the National Historic Preservation Act and the effects of certain projects upon historic properties in association with Federal Communications Commission applications and to report its findings to the General Assembly no later than November 1, 2018. The bill incorporates SB 189. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


12/28/2017Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18101820D
12/28/2017Referred to Committee on Rules
01/29/2018Impact statement from DPB (SB166)
02/08/2018Rereferred from Rules (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2018Rereferred to Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources
02/09/2018Reported from Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources with substitite (10-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/09/2018Incorporates SB189 (Favola)
02/09/2018Committee substitute printed 18107050D-S1
02/09/2018Rereferred to Finance
02/12/2018Impact statement from DPB (SB166S1)
02/12/2018Reported from Finance (16-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2018Read second time
02/13/2018Reading of substitute waived
02/13/2018Committee substitute agreed to 18107050D-S1
02/13/2018Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB166S1
02/13/2018Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2018Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2018Placed on Calendar
02/19/2018Read first time
02/19/2018Referred to Committee on Rules
02/23/2018Assigned Rules sub: Subcommittee #2
02/27/2018Subcommittee recommends laying on the table (5-Y 0-N)
03/06/2018Left in Rules

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB189 and HB656.