VA HB2074 | 2021 | 1st Special Session

Note: Carryover of previous HB2074

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 8-0)
Status: Engrossed on February 4 2021 - 50% progression, died in chamber
Action: 2021-03-01 - Failed to pass
Text: Latest bill text (Comm Sub) [HTML]

Summary

Environmental justice; interagency working group. Establishes the Interagency Environmental Justice Working Group as an advisory council in the executive branch of state government to further environmental justice in the Commonwealth and directs each of the Governor's Secretaries to designate at least one environmental justice coordinator to represent the secretariat as a member of the Working Group. The bill directs the Working Group to focus its work during its first year on the environmental justice of current air quality monitoring practices in Virginia and provides that the Working Group shall expire on July 1, 2031. Environmental justice; interagency working group. Establishes the Interagency Environmental Justice Working Group as an advisory council in the executive branch of state government to further environmental justice in the Commonwealth and directs each of the Governor's Secretaries to designate at least one environmental justice coordinator to represent the secretariat as a member of the Working Group. The bill directs the Working Group to focus its work during its first year on the environmental justice of current air quality monitoring practices in Virginia and provides that the Working Group shall expire on July 1, 2031. The bill directs each state agency to adopt an agency-specific environmental justice policy that requires an evaluation of the environmental justice consequences of any covered agency action, requires a consideration of the environmental justice consequences or cumulative impacts of the administration of regulations, and contains other features, including public participation plans for residents of environmental justice communities and fenceline communities potentially affected by a covered agency action. Finally, the bill requires each local government adopting or reviewing a comprehensive plan to consider identifying certain environmental justice communities, objectives, and policies.

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Title

Environmental justice; interagency working group.

Sponsors


Roll Calls

2021-02-25 - House - House: VOTE: REJECTED #2 (1-Y 97-N) (Y: 1 N: 97 NV: 0 Abs: 2) [FAIL]
2021-02-25 - House - House: VOTE: Adoption (55-Y 43-N) (Y: 55 N: 43 NV: 0 Abs: 2) [PASS]
2021-02-25 - Senate - Senate: Passed Senate with substitute (21-Y 18-N) (Y: 21 N: 18 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-02-24 - Senate - Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (Y: 39 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-02-22 - Senate - Senate: Reported from Finance and Appropriations (10-Y 4-N) (Y: 10 N: 4 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-02-17 - Senate - Senate: Reported from General Laws and Technology with substitute (8-Y 4-N 1-A) (Y: 8 N: 4 NV: 1 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-02-05 - Senate - Senate: Continued to 2021 Sp. Sess. 1 in General Laws and Technology (14-Y 0-N) (Y: 14 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-02-05 - House - House: VOTE: Passage (56-Y 44-N) (Y: 56 N: 44 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-02-03 - House - House: Reported from Appropriations with substitute (13-Y 9-N) (Y: 13 N: 9 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-02-02 - House - House: Subcommittee recommends reporting with substitute (5-Y 3-N) (Y: 5 N: 3 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-01-27 - House - House: Reported from Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources with substitute (16-Y 6-N) (Y: 16 N: 6 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-01-27 - House - House: Subcommittee recommends reporting with substitute (7-Y 1-N) (Y: 7 N: 1 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]

History

DateChamberAction
2021-03-01HouseFailed to pass
2021-03-01HouseNo further action taken
2021-02-25SenateSenators: Hashmi, Vogel, Mason
2021-02-25SenateConferees appointed by Senate
2021-02-25HouseDelegates: Simonds, Keam, Hodges
2021-02-25HouseConferees appointed by House
2021-02-25HouseHouse acceded to request
2021-02-25SenateSenate requested conference committee
2021-02-25SenateSenate insisted on substitute (36-Y 2-N)
2021-02-25HouseVOTE: REJECTED #2 (1-Y 97-N)
2021-02-25HouseSenate substitute rejected by House 21200425D-S1 (1-Y 97-N)
2021-02-25HouseReconsideration of Senate substitute agreed to by House
2021-02-25HouseVOTE: Adoption (55-Y 43-N)
2021-02-25HouseSenate substitute agreed to by House 21200425D-S1 (55-Y 43-N)
2021-02-25HousePlaced on Calendar
2021-02-25SenatePassed Senate with substitute (21-Y 18-N)
2021-02-25SenateEngrossed by Senate - committee substitute HB2074S1
2021-02-25SenateCommittee substitute agreed to 21200425D-S1
2021-02-25SenateReading of substitute waived
2021-02-25SenateRead third time
2021-02-24SenateConstitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
2021-02-22SenateReported from Finance and Appropriations (10-Y 4-N)
2021-02-17SenateRereferred to Finance and Appropriations
2021-02-17SenateCommittee substitute printed 21200425D-S1
2021-02-17SenateReported from General Laws and Technology with substitute (8-Y 4-N 1-A)
2021-02-05SenateContinued to 2021 Sp. Sess. 1 in General Laws and Technology (14-Y 0-N)
2021-02-05SenateReferred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
2021-02-05SenateConstitutional reading dispensed
2021-02-05HouseVOTE: Passage (56-Y 44-N)
2021-02-05HouseRead third time and passed House (56-Y 44-N)
2021-02-04HouseEngrossed by House - committee substitute HB2074H2
2021-02-04HouseCommittee on Appropriations substitute agreed to 21104161D-H2
2021-02-04HouseCommittee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources substitute rejected 21103839D-H1
2021-02-04HouseRead second time
2021-02-03HouseRead first time
2021-02-03HouseCommittee substitute printed 21104161D-H2
2021-02-03HouseReported from Appropriations with substitute (13-Y 9-N)
2021-02-02HouseSubcommittee recommends reporting with substitute (5-Y 3-N)
2021-01-27HouseAssigned App. sub: Commerce Agriculture & Natural Resources
2021-01-27HouseReferred to Committee on Appropriations
2021-01-27HouseCommittee substitute printed 21103839D-H1
2021-01-27HouseReported from Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources with substitute (16-Y 6-N)
2021-01-27HouseSubcommittee recommends referring to Committee on Appropriations
2021-01-27HouseSubcommittee recommends reporting with substitute (7-Y 1-N)
2021-01-15HouseAssigned ACNR sub: Natural Resources
2021-01-12HouseReferred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
2021-01-12HousePrefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/21 21102822D

Same As/Similar To

HB2074 (Carry Over) 2021-02-05 - Continued to 2021 Sp. Sess. 1 in General Laws and Technology (14-Y 0-N)

Subjects


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
1011186.7(n/a)See Bill Text
1522223.5(n/a)See Bill Text
22234(n/a)See Bill Text
22236(n/a)See Bill Text
22237(n/a)See Bill Text

Virginia State Sources

TypeSource
Summaryhttps://lis.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/legp604.exe?212+sum+HB2074
Texthttps://lis.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/legp604.exe?212+ful+HB2074+hil
Texthttps://lis.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/legp604.exe?212+ful+HB2074H1+hil
Texthttps://lis.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/legp604.exe?212+ful+HB2074H2+hil
Texthttps://lis.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/legp604.exe?212+ful+HB2074S1+hil
Amendmenthttps://committees.lis.virginia.gov/pdfs/drafts/21200312A.pdf
Amendmenthttps://committees.lis.virginia.gov/pdfs/drafts/.htm
Supplementhttps://lis.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/legp604.exe?212+oth+HB2074F164+PDF
Supplementhttps://lis.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/legp604.exe?212+oth+HB2074FH1122+PDF
Supplementhttps://lis.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/legp604.exe?212+oth+HB2074FH2122+PDF
Supplementhttps://lis.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/legp604.exe?212+oth+HB2074FS1122+PDF
Roll Callhttps://lis.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/legp604.exe?212+vot+H0103C0017+HB2074
Roll Callhttps://lis.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/legp604.exe?212+vot+H01C0047+HB2074
Roll Callhttps://lis.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/legp604.exe?212+vot+H0201C0012+HB2074
Roll Callhttps://lis.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/legp604.exe?212+vot+H02C0109+HB2074
Roll Callhttps://lis.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/legp604.exe?212+vot+HC1500+HB2074
Roll Callhttps://lis.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/legp604.exe?212+vot+S12C0143+HB2074
Roll Callhttps://lis.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/legp604.exe?212+vot+S12V0058+HB2074
Roll Callhttps://lis.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/legp604.exe?212+vot+S05V0093+HB2074
Roll Callhttps://lis.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/legp604.exe?212+vot+SV0397HB2074+HB2074
Roll Callhttps://lis.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/legp604.exe?212+vot+SV0461HB2074+HB2074
Roll Callhttps://lis.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/legp604.exe?212+vot+HV1977+HB2074
Roll Callhttps://lis.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/legp604.exe?212+vot+HV1991+HB2074

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