Recurrent inland and urban flooding across the Commonwealth; joint subcommittee to study. (HJ552)

Introduced By

Del. Mark Levine (D-Alexandria) with support from co-patrons Del. Hala Ayala (D-Woodbridge), Del. Marcus Simon (D-Falls Church), and Del. Shelly Simonds (D-Newport News)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate


Study: joint subcommittee to study recurrent inland and urban flooding across the Commonwealth; report. Establishes a two-year joint subcommittee, consisting of eight legislative members and five nonlegislative citizen members, to study the development of a comprehensive and coordinated planning effort to address recurrent flooding in inland and urban areas across the Commonwealth. The joint subcommittee shall complete its work by November 30, 2022, and submit its findings and recommendations by the first day of the 2023 Session of the General Assembly. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/12/2021Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/21 21102098D
01/12/2021Referred to Committee on Rules
01/20/2021Assigned Rules sub: Studies
01/22/2021House subcommittee amendments and substitutes offered
01/22/2021Subcommittee recommends laying on the table (5-Y 0-N)
02/05/2021Left in Rules