Chesapeake, City of; local government authority to require analysis of water. (SB53)

Introduced By

Sen. John Cosgrove (R-Chesapeake)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


City of Chesapeake; local government authority to require analysis of water. Adds the City of Chesapeake to the list of localities that may establish reasonable testing requirements to determine compliance with existing federal or state drinking water quality standards and require that such testing be done prior to the issuance of building permits. This bill is identical to HB 548. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


12/30/2021Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/22 22100639D
12/30/2021Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/13/2022Reported from Education and Health (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/14/2022Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
01/17/2022Read second time and engrossed
01/18/2022Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2022Placed on Calendar
02/21/2022Read first time
02/21/2022Referred to Committee on Counties, Cities and Towns
02/25/2022Reported from Counties, Cities and Towns (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/01/2022Read second time
03/02/2022Read third time
03/02/2022Passed House BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
03/02/2022VOTE: Block Vote Passage (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/07/2022Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB53ER)
03/08/2022Signed by President
03/08/2022Signed by Speaker
03/22/2022Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on March 22, 2022
03/22/2022G Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., April 11, 2022
04/08/2022G Approved by Governor-Chapter 226 (effective 7/1/22)
04/08/2022G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0226)

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