VA HB705 | 2021 | Regular Session

Note: Carryover of previous HB705

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on January 6 2020 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-02-05 - Continued to 2021 with substitute in Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources by voice vote
Text: Latest bill text (Comm Sub) [HTML]

Summary

State air, waste, and water boards; permit authority; appointment of members. Removes the authority to issue, reissue, amend, or modify permits or certificates or to hear permit actions from the State Air Pollution Control Board, the Waste Management Board, and the State Water Control Board and places such authority with the Department of Environmental Quality. The bill changes the composition of the three boards from appointment exclusively by the Governor to the following: two members appointed by the Governor; two members appointed by the Senate Committee on Rules from a list recommended by the Senate Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources; and three members appointed by the Speaker of the House from a list recommended by the House Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources. The appointing authority shall appoint members for the unexpired term upon a vacancy other than by expiration of a term.

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Title

State air, waste, and water boards; permit authority, appointment of members.

Sponsors


History

DateChamberAction
2020-02-05HouseContinued to 2021 with substitute in Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources by voice vote
2020-02-05HouseCommittee substitute printed to LIS only 20107564D-H1
2020-01-14HouseAssigned ACNR sub: Natural Resources
2020-01-06HouseReferred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
2020-01-06HousePrefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20103260D

Same As/Similar To

HB705 (Carry Over) 2020-02-05 - Continued to 2021 with substitute in Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources by voice vote

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
1011186.3(n/a)See Bill Text
1011301(n/a)See Bill Text
1011302(n/a)See Bill Text
1011307(n/a)See Bill Text
1011307.01(n/a)See Bill Text
1011308.1(n/a)See Bill Text
1011322.01(n/a)See Bill Text
1011322.4(n/a)See Bill Text
1011400(n/a)See Bill Text
1011401(n/a)See Bill Text
1011402.01(n/a)See Bill Text
1011408.5(n/a)See Bill Text
1522403.3(n/a)See Bill Text
1525101(n/a)See Bill Text
2821205.1(n/a)See Bill Text
32401(n/a)See Bill Text
451254(n/a)See Bill Text
4621601(n/a)See Bill Text
621242(n/a)See Bill Text
621255(n/a)See Bill Text
62144.2:1(n/a)See Bill Text
62144.3(n/a)See Bill Text
62144.8(n/a)See Bill Text

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Bill Comments

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