VA HB443 | 2022 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 4-0)
Status: Passed on April 8 2022 - 100% progression
Action: 2022-04-08 - Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0255)
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [HTML]


Park authorities; electric vehicle charging stations. Gives park authorities created by a locality the authority to locate, operate, regulate the use of, and install signage relating to electric vehicle (EV) charging stations on property under its jurisdiction. The bill adds park authorities to the list of entities for which provision of electricity for EV charging is exempt from the definition of retail sale of electricity. The bill adds park authorities to the list of entities that the State Corporation Commission cannot regulate or prescribe the rates, charges, and fees for retail EV charging service.

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Park authorities; authority to operate, etc., electric vehicle charging stations.


Roll Calls

2022-03-02 - Senate - Senate: Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (Y: 40 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2022-03-01 - Senate - Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (Y: 40 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2022-02-28 - Senate - Senate: Reported from Local Government (15-Y 0-N) (Y: 15 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2022-02-21 - Senate - Senate: Rereferred from Commerce and Labor (13-Y 0-N 1-A) (Y: 13 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2022-02-10 - House - House: VOTE: Passage (94-Y 6-N) (Y: 94 N: 6 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2022-02-04 - House - House: Reported from Counties, Cities and Towns (22-Y 0-N) (Y: 22 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2022-02-03 - House - House: Subcommittee recommends reporting (8-Y 1-N) (Y: 8 N: 1 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2022-04-08 Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0255)
2022-04-08 Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 255 (effective 7/1/22)
2022-03-22 Governor: Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., April 11, 2022
2022-03-22HouseEnrolled Bill communicated to Governor on March 22, 2022
2022-03-08SenateSigned by President
2022-03-08HouseSigned by Speaker
2022-03-07HouseBill text as passed House and Senate (HB443ER)
2022-03-02SenatePassed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
2022-03-02SenateRead third time
2022-03-02SenatePassed by temporarily
2022-03-01SenateConstitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
2022-02-28SenateReported from Local Government (15-Y 0-N)
2022-02-21SenateRereferred to Local Government
2022-02-21SenateRereferred from Commerce and Labor (13-Y 0-N 1-A)
2022-02-11SenateReferred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
2022-02-11SenateConstitutional reading dispensed
2022-02-10HouseVOTE: Passage (94-Y 6-N)
2022-02-10HouseRead third time and passed House (94-Y 6-N)
2022-02-09HouseRead second time and engrossed
2022-02-08HouseRead first time
2022-02-04HouseReported from Counties, Cities and Towns (22-Y 0-N)
2022-02-03HouseSubcommittee recommends reporting (8-Y 1-N)
2022-02-02HouseAssigned CC & T sub: Subcommittee #2
2022-02-01HouseReferred to Committee on Counties, Cities and Towns
2022-02-01HouseReferred from Commerce and Energy by voice vote
2022-01-11HouseReferred to Committee on Commerce and Energy
2022-01-11HousePrefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/22 22101682D


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
1525704(n/a)See Bill Text
1525705(n/a)See Bill Text

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Bill Comments