Water Facilities Revolving Fund; loans for stormwater runoff control best management practices. (HB1221)

Introduced By

Del. David Bulova (D-Fairfax) with support from co-patron Del. Kaye Kory (D-Falls Church)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Virginia Water Facilities Revolving Fund.  Provides that loans may be made from the Virginia Water Facilities Revolving Fund, at the State Water Control Boards discretion, to a local government for construction of facilities or structures or implementation of best management practices that reduce or prevent pollution of state waters caused by stormwater runoff from impervious surfaces. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/15/2010Presented and ordered printed 10103887D
01/15/2010Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
01/27/2010Reported from Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources (18-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
01/28/2010Read first time
01/29/2010Read second time and engrossed
02/01/2010Read third time and passed House (91-Y 6-N)
02/01/2010VOTE: --- PASSAGE (91-Y 6-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2010Constitutional reading dispensed
02/02/2010Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources
03/01/2010Reported from Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources with substitite (12-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/01/2010Committee substitute printed 10105447D-S1
03/02/2010Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/03/2010Read third time
03/03/2010Reading of substitute waived
03/03/2010Committee substitute agreed to 10105447D-S1
03/03/2010Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute HB1221S1
03/03/2010Passed Senate with substitute (38-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
03/04/2010Placed on Calendar
03/05/2010Impact statement from DPB (HB1221S1)
03/05/2010Senate substitute agreed to by House 10105447D-S1 (94-Y 5-N)
03/05/2010VOTE: --- ADOPTION (94-Y 5-N) (see vote tally)
03/12/2010Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1221ER)
03/12/2010Impact statement from DPB (HB1221ER)
03/12/2010Signed by Speaker
03/13/2010Signed by President
04/11/2010G Approved by Governor-Chapter 644 (effective 7/1/10)
04/11/2010G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0644)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 2 clips in all, totaling 3 minutes.


Cindy Patterson writes:

Please, VOTE YES for HB1221.

This bill is a win, win for Virginia citizens and our water quality.

It will allow govt to borrow funds to implement BMPs, best management practices that protect our drinking water and the Chesapeake Bay.

Thank you for supporting the environment.