VA HB22 | 2018 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Passed on March 19 2018 - 100% progression
Action: 2018-03-19 - Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0309)
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [HTML]


Mandatory water and sewer connections; Powhatan County; Smyth County. Adds Powhatan County and Smyth County to the list of counties that may require connection to their water and sewer systems by owners of property that can be served by the systems if the property, at the time of installation of such public system, or at a future time, does not have a then-existing, correctable, or replaceable domestic supply or source of potable water and a then-existing, correctable, or replaceable system for the disposal of sewage adequate to prevent the contraction or spread of infectious, contagious, and dangerous diseases. Smyth County is also added to those counties with authority to assume the obligations of a public service authority under the same terms and conditions as applicable to the public service authority.

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Water and sewer connections; mandatory in Powhatan County.


Roll Calls

2018-02-23 - Senate - Senate: Passed Senate (34-Y 3-N) (Y: 34 N: 3 NV: 3 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2018-02-22 - Senate - Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (Y: 40 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2018-02-20 - Senate - Senate: Reported from Local Government (13-Y 0-N) (Y: 13 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2018-02-02 - House - House: VOTE: PASSAGE (94-Y 4-N) (Y: 94 N: 4 NV: 2 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2018-01-26 - House - House: Reported from Counties, Cities and Towns (21-Y 1-N) (Y: 21 N: 1 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2018-01-24 - House - House: Subcommittee recommends reporting (8-Y 0-N) (Y: 8 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2018-03-19 Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0309)
2018-03-19 Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 309 (effective 7/1/18)
2018-03-05 Governor: Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, April 9, 2018
2018-03-05HouseEnrolled Bill communicated to Governor on March 5, 2018
2018-03-02SenateSigned by President
2018-02-27HouseSigned by Speaker
2018-02-27HouseBill text as passed House and Senate (HB22ER)
2018-02-23SenatePassed Senate (34-Y 3-N)
2018-02-23SenateRead third time
2018-02-22SenateConstitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
2018-02-20SenateReported from Local Government (13-Y 0-N)
2018-02-05SenateReferred to Committee on Local Government
2018-02-05SenateConstitutional reading dispensed
2018-02-02HouseVOTE: PASSAGE (94-Y 4-N)
2018-02-02HouseRead third time and passed House (94-Y 4-N)
2018-02-01HousePrinted as engrossed 18101211D-E
2018-02-01HouseEngrossed by House as amended HB22E
2018-02-01HouseAmendments by Delegate Campbell agreed to
2018-02-01HouseRead second time
2018-01-31HousePassed by for the day
2018-01-30HouseRead first time
2018-01-26HouseReported from Counties, Cities and Towns (21-Y 1-N)
2018-01-24HouseSubcommittee recommends reporting (8-Y 0-N)
2018-01-16HouseAssigned CC & T sub: Subcommittee #1
2017-11-25HouseReferred to Committee on Counties, Cities and Towns
2017-11-25HousePrefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18101211D

Code Citations

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1522110(n/a)See Bill Text

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