Coal combustion residuals; cleanup costs. (SB1534)

Introduced By

Sen. Scott Surovell (D-Mount Vernon)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Coal combustion residuals; cleanup costs. Authorizes an electric utility to recover the costs of the permitted cleanup in the Chesapeake Bay watershed of coal combustion residuals that are generated from the burning of coal for the purpose of generating electricity. The bill provides that such cleanup costs shall be recovered over a 25-year period and shall not include any adjustments or compensation intended to compensate the utility for carrying costs, the length of the period of reimbursement, or interest on funds advanced by the utility or any rate of return on such funds. Amends § 56-585.1, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »


01/17/2019: passed committee


01/08/2019Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19103866D
01/08/2019Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources
01/15/2019Impact statement from SCC (SB1534)
01/17/2019Rereferred from Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources (11-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
01/17/2019Rereferred to Commerce and Labor

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