SB 425 Interbasin transfer of water resources; State Water Control Board to establish procedures, etc.
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Summary as passed: (all summaries)

Interbasin transfer of water resources.  Charges the State Water Control Board with the responsibility to establish procedures for obtaining a Virginia Water Protection Permit for the transfer of water resources between major river basins in Virginia that may impact water basins in another state. The bill requires the applicant for a permit for an interbasin transfer of water to provide certain information, including an analysis of alternatives to the transfer and a comprehensive analysis of the impacts that would occur in the source and receiving basins.

Full text:
01/11/12  Senate: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12100304D  pdf | impact statement
02/29/12  House: Committee substitute printed 12105603D-H1  pdf | impact statement
03/08/12  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB425ER)  pdf | impact statement
04/04/12  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0574)  pdf

Status:
01/11/12  Senate: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12100304D
01/11/12  Senate: Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources
02/09/12  Senate: Reported from Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources (15-Y 0-N)
02/13/12  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/14/12  Senate: Read second time and engrossed
02/14/12  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/14/12  Senate: Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/16/12  House: Placed on Calendar
02/16/12  House: Read first time
02/16/12  House: Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
02/20/12  House: Assigned ACNRsub: Chesapeake
02/22/12  House: Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (7-Y 0-N)
02/29/12  House: Reported from Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources with substitute (21-Y 0-N)
02/29/12  House: Committee substitute printed 12105603D-H1
03/01/12  House: Read second time
03/02/12  House: Read third time
03/02/12  House: Committee substitute agreed to 12105603D-H1
03/02/12  House: Engrossed by House - committee substitute SB425H1
03/02/12  House: Passed House with substitute BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
03/02/12  House: VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N)
03/06/12  Senate: House substitute agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)
03/06/12  Senate: Title replaced 12105603D-H1
03/08/12  Senate: Enrolled
03/08/12  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB425ER)
03/08/12  House: Signed by Speaker
03/09/12  Senate: Signed by President
04/04/12  Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 574 (effective 7/1/12)
04/04/12  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0574)