HB 452 Virginia Energy Storage Consortium; created, report.
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Summary as introduced:
Virginia Energy Storage Consortium. Establishes the Virginia Energy Storage Consortium as a political subdivision of the Commonwealth for the purpose of positioning the Commonwealth as a leader in research, development, commercialization, manufacturing, and deployment of energy storage technology. The powers of the Consortium include (i) promoting collaborative efforts among Virginia's public and private institutions of higher education in research, development, and commercialization efforts related to energy storage; (ii) monitoring relevant developments nationally and globally; and (iii) identifying and working with the Commonwealth's industries and nonprofit partners. Staff support shall be provided by the Department of Mines, Minerals and Energy. The measure expires on July 1, 2021.

Full text:
01/08/16  House: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/16 16103358D  pdf | impact statement

Status:
01/08/16  House: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/16 16103358D
01/08/16  House: Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
01/19/16  House: Assigned C & L sub: Special Subcommittee on Energy
02/09/16  House: Subcommittee recommends reporting (12-Y 1-N)
02/09/16  House: Subcommittee recommends referring to Committee on Appropriations
02/11/16  House: Continued to 2017 in Commerce and Labor by voice vote
12/01/16  House: Left in Commerce and Labor