Nuclear energy; considered a clean energy source. (SB817)

Introduced By

Sen. Lynwood Lewis (D-Accomac) with support from co-patron Sen. Bryce Reeves (R-Spotsylvania)

Progress

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

Description

Nuclear energy; considered a clean energy source. Provides that for the purposes of the Commonwealth Energy Policy, in any clean energy initiative or carbon-free energy initiative undertaken, overseen, regulated, or permitted by the Department of Mines, Minerals and Energy, nuclear energy shall be considered to be a clean energy source. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/08/2020Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20105123D
01/08/2020Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
01/10/2020Assigned C&L sub: Energy
01/13/2020Impact statement from DPB (SB817)
01/20/2020Reported from Commerce and Labor (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/22/2020Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/23/2020Read second time and engrossed
01/24/2020Read third time and passed Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2020Placed on Calendar
02/13/2020Read first time
02/13/2020Referred to Committee on Labor and Commerce
02/14/2020Assigned L & C sub: Subcommittee #3
02/18/2020Subcommittee recommends reporting (5-Y 4-N)
02/20/2020Reported from Labor and Commerce (14-Y 6-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2020Read second time
02/25/2020Passed by for the day
02/26/2020Passed by for the day
02/27/2020Read third time
02/27/2020Pending question ordered
02/27/2020Passed House (65-Y 35-N)
02/27/2020VOTE: Passage (65-Y 35-N) (see vote tally)
03/04/2020Enrolled
03/04/2020Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB817ER)
03/04/2020Impact statement from DPB (SB817ER)
03/05/2020Signed by President
03/05/2020Signed by Speaker
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
04/09/2020G Approved by Governor-Chapter 960 (effective 7/1/20)
04/09/2020G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0960)

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