Virginia Waste Management Board; open burning of solid wastes, transportation of vegetative waste. (SB342)

Introduced By

Sen. Richard Stuart (R-Westmoreland)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Virginia Waste Management Board; transportation and open burning of vegetative waste. Requires the Virginia Waste Management Board to amend regulations to allow for vegetative waste to be transported to another location for open burning if it is impractical or unsafe to destroy such waste on the premises of private property. Read the Bill »


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01/09/2024Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/24 24101948D
01/09/2024Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources
01/16/2024Senate committee, floor amendments and substitutes offered
01/16/2024Reported from Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources with amendment (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/18/2024Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/19/2024Read second time
01/19/2024Reading of amendment waived
01/19/2024Committee amendment agreed to
01/19/2024Engrossed by Senate as amended SB342E
01/19/2024Printed as engrossed 24101948D-E
01/22/2024Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/23/2024Impact statement from DPB (SB342E)
02/13/2024Placed on Calendar
02/13/2024Read first time
02/13/2024Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
02/16/2024Assigned ACNR sub: Natural Resources
02/21/2024Subcommittee recommends reporting (10-Y 0-N)
02/21/2024Reported from Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources (21-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2024Read second time
02/26/2024Read third time
02/26/2024Passed House (92-Y 4-N)
02/26/2024VOTE: Passage (92-Y 4-N) (see vote tally)
02/29/2024Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB342ER)
02/29/2024Impact statement from DPB (SB342ER)
02/29/2024Signed by Speaker
03/03/2024Signed by President
03/11/2024Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on March 11, 2024
03/11/2024G Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., April 8, 2024
03/28/2024G Approved by Governor-Chapter 235 (effective 7/1/24)
03/28/2024G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0235)

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