HB 1766 Utility Facilities Act; associated facilities of an electrical transmission line.
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Summary as passed: (all summaries)

Utility Facilities Act; associated facilities of an electrical transmission line. Provides that the issuance by the State Corporation Commission of a certificate of public convenience and necessity for construction of an electrical transmission line of 138 kilovolts and any associated facilities shall be deemed to satisfy local comprehensive plan requirements and all local zoning ordinances with respect to the transmission line and associated facilities. The measure defines "associated facilities" as including any station, substation, transition station, and switchyard facilities to be constructed outside of any county operating under the county executive form of government that is located in Planning District 8 (e.g., Prince William County) in association with the 138 kilovolt transmission line.

Full text:
01/09/17  House: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17101914D  pdf | impact statement
02/23/17  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1766ER)  pdf | impact statement
03/24/17  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0728)  pdf

Amendments:
Senate amendments
Senate amendments engrossed

Status:
01/09/17  House: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17101914D
01/09/17  House: Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
01/17/17  House: Reported from Commerce and Labor (18-Y 1-N)
01/19/17  House: Read first time
01/20/17  House: Read second time and engrossed
01/23/17  House: Passed by for the day
01/24/17  House: Read third time and passed House (67-Y 30-N 1-A)
01/24/17  House: VOTE: PASSAGE (67-Y 30-N 1-A)
01/25/17  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed
01/25/17  Senate: Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
02/13/17  Senate: Reported from Commerce and Labor (10-Y 2-N)
02/15/17  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/16/17  Senate: Read third time
02/16/17  Senate: Reading of amendment waived
02/16/17  Senate: Amendment by Senator Stuart agreed to (26-Y 13-N)
02/16/17  Senate: Amendment by Senator Stuart reconsidered (40-Y 0-N)
02/16/17  Senate: Amendment by Senator Stuart agreed to (22-Y 18-N)
02/16/17  Senate: Engrossed by Senate as amended
02/16/17  Senate: Passed Senate with amendment (32-Y 8-N)
02/20/17  House: Placed on Calendar
02/20/17  House: Senate amendment agreed to by House (60-Y 34-N 1-A)
02/20/17  House: VOTE: ADOPTION (60-Y 34-N 1-A)
02/23/17  House: Enrolled
02/23/17  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1766ER)
02/23/17  House: Signed by Speaker
02/24/17  Senate: Signed by President
02/28/17  House: Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on 2/28/17
02/28/17  Governor: Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 27, 2017
03/24/17  Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 728 (effective 7/1/17)
03/24/17  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0728)