Landfills, large; local impact. (SB409)

Introduced By

Sen. Ghazala Hashmi (D-Midlothian)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Local impact from large landfills. Requires the Director of the Department of Environmental Quality to analyze and determine, in writing, what impacts to local water, soil, and air quality are expected from the construction and operation of a new municipal solid waste landfill that will accept 3,500 tons or more of municipal solid waste per day and to impose additional conditions or requirements, including facilities, maintenance, or operation or closure practices, as are necessary to adequately protect local water, soil, and air quality. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/07/2020Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20104106D
01/07/2020Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources
01/21/2020Impact statement from DPB (SB409)
01/28/2020Committee substitute printed to LIS only 20105960D-S1
01/28/2020Continued to 2021 in Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources (14-Y 0-N 1-A) (see vote tally)