Chesapeake Bay; nutrient credit calculations outside the watershed. (SB959)

Introduced By

Sen. Emmett Hanger (R-Mount Solon)

Progress

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

Description

Nutrient credit calculations outside the Chesapeake Bay watershed. Establishes that nutrient credits generated through stream restoration projects that are certified or recertified by the Department of Environmental Quality and located in tributaries outside of the Chesapeake Bay watershed may be calculated using a delivery factor deemed by the Director of the Department of Environmental Quality to be based on the best available scientific and technical information appropriate for the tributaries outside of the Chesapeake Bay watershed. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/06/2023Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/23 23103911D
01/06/2023Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources
01/31/2023Senate committee, floor amendments and substitutes offered
01/31/2023Reported from Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources with substitite (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/31/2023Committee substitute printed 23105844D-S1
02/02/2023Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2023Impact statement from DPB (SB959S1)
02/03/2023Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2023Read second time
02/03/2023Reading of substitute waived
02/03/2023Committee substitute agreed to 23105844D-S1
02/03/2023Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB959S1
02/03/2023Passed Senate (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/07/2023Placed on Calendar
02/07/2023Read first time
02/07/2023Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
02/10/2023Assigned ACNR sub: Chesapeake
02/13/2023Subcommittee recommends reporting (9-Y 1-N)
02/15/2023Reported from Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources (18-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2023Read second time
02/20/2023Read third time
02/20/2023Passed House (86-Y 10-N 2-A)
02/20/2023VOTE: Passage (86-Y 10-N 2-A) (see vote tally)
02/23/2023Enrolled
02/23/2023Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB959ER)
02/23/2023Impact statement from DPB (SB959ER)
02/23/2023Signed by Speaker
02/25/2023Signed by President
03/02/2023Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on March 2, 2023
03/02/2023G Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., March 27, 2023
03/27/2023G Approved by Governor-Chapter 723 (effective 7/1/23)
03/27/2023G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0723)