PFOA, PFOS, and PFAS; substances in public drinking water. (HB586)

Introduced By

Del. Elizabeth Guzman (D-Dale City)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Commissioner of Health; study of the occurrence of perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA), perfluorooctane sulfonate (PFOS), perfluorobutyrate (PFBA), perfluoroheptanoic acid (PFHpA), perfluorohexane sulfonate (PFHxS), perfluorononanoic acid (PFNA), and other perfluoroalkyl and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) in the Commonwealth's public drinking water; report. Directs the Commissioner of Health to convene a work group to study the occurrence of perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA), perfluorooctane sulfonate (PFOS), perfluorobutyrate (PFBA), perfluoroheptanoic acid (PFHpA), perfluorohexane sulfonate (PFHxS), perfluorononanoic acid (PFNA), and other perfluoroalkyl and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS), as deemed necessary, in the Commonwealth's public drinking water and to develop recommendations for specific maximum contaminant levels for PFOA, PFOS, PFBA, PFHpA, PFHxS, PFNA, and other PFAS, as deemed necessary, for inclusion in regulations of the Board of Health applicable to waterworks. Read the Bill »

Status

03/06/2020: Passed the General Assembly

History

DateAction
01/06/2020Committee
01/06/2020Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20104407D
01/06/2020Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/17/2020Impact statement from DPB (HB586)
01/17/2020Assigned HWI sub: Health
01/21/2020Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendments (7-Y 0-N)
01/28/2020Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions with substitute (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/28/2020Committee substitute printed 20106820D-H1
01/29/2020Impact statement from DPB (HB586H1)
01/30/2020Read first time
01/31/2020Read second time
01/31/2020Committee substitute agreed to 20106820D-H1
01/31/2020Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB586H1
02/03/2020Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/03/2020VOTE: Block Vote Passage (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2020Constitutional reading dispensed
02/04/2020Referred to Committee on Education and Health
02/17/2020Assigned Education sub: Health
02/20/2020Reported from Education and Health (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2020Rereferred to Finance and Appropriations
02/26/2020Reported from Finance and Appropriations with amendment (14-Y 0-N 1-A) (see vote tally)
02/27/2020Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/28/2020Read third time
02/28/2020Reading of amendment waived
02/28/2020Committee amendment agreed to
02/28/2020Engrossed by Senate as amended
02/28/2020Passed Senate with amendment (35-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
03/02/2020Placed on Calendar
03/02/2020Senate amendment agreed to by House (100-Y 0-N)
03/02/2020VOTE: Adoption (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/05/2020Enrolled
03/05/2020Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB586ER)
03/05/2020Impact statement from DPB (HB586ER)
03/06/2020Signed by Speaker
03/06/2020Signed by President
03/12/2020Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on March 12, 2020
03/12/2020G Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., April 11, 2020

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