Stormwater management; termination of general permit, notice. (SB741)

Introduced By

Sen. Frank Ruff (R-Clarksville)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Stormwater management; termination of general permit; notice. Requires a Virginia Stormwater Management Program Authority (VSMP authority) to recommend that the Department of Environmental Quality terminate coverage under a General Permit for Discharges of Stormwater from Construction Activities within 60 days of receiving a complete notice of termination from the operator of the construction activity. The bill (i) provides that such permit coverage shall be deemed terminated 90 days after the receipt by the VSMP authority of a complete notice of termination and (ii) requires any VSMP authority receiving incomplete notice to inform the operator within a reasonable time and provide a detailed list of the missing elements. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/10/2018Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18102671D
01/10/2018Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources
01/18/2018Reported from Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources with amendments (13-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/22/2018Impact statement from DPB (SB741)
01/22/2018Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/23/2018Read second time
01/23/2018Reading of amendments waived
01/23/2018Committee amendments agreed to
01/23/2018Engrossed by Senate as amended SB741E
01/23/2018Printed as engrossed 18102671D-E
01/24/2018Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/29/2018Placed on Calendar
01/29/2018Read first time
01/29/2018Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
01/30/2018Impact statement from DPB (SB741E)
02/19/2018Assigned ACNR sub: Subcommittee #3
02/20/2018Subcommittee recommends reporting (10-Y 0-N)
02/21/2018Reported from Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2018Read second time
02/26/2018Read third time
02/26/2018Passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
02/26/2018VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/28/2018Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB741ER)
02/28/2018Signed by Speaker
03/01/2018Impact statement from DPB (SB741ER)
03/03/2018Signed by President
03/06/2018Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on March 6, 2018
03/06/2018G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, April 9, 2018
03/30/2018G Approved by Governor-Chapter 630 (effective 7/1/18)
03/30/2018G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0630)