Virginia Energy Plan; amends Plan to include an analysis of electric vehicle charging infrastructure (SB1223)

Introduced By

Sen. Jennifer Boysko (D-Herndon) with support from 8 copatrons, whose average partisan position is:

Those copatrons are Del. Hala Ayala (D-Woodbridge), Del. David Reid (D-Loudoun), Del. Rip Sullivan (D-Arlington), Sen. Ghazala Hashmi (D-Midlothian), Sen. Janet Howell (D-Reston), Sen. Monty Mason (D-Williamsburg), Sen. Jennifer McClellan (D-Richmond), Sen. Scott Surovell (D-Mount Vernon)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Transportation electrification; Virginia Energy Plan. Amends the Virginia Energy Plan to include an analysis of electric vehicle charging infrastructure and other infrastructure needed to support the 2045 net-zero carbon target in the transportation sector. Read the Bill »


03/24/2021: signed by governor


01/11/2021Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/21 21101437D
01/11/2021Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
01/19/2021Impact statement from DPB (SB1223)
01/25/2021Reported from Commerce and Labor (12-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
01/27/2021Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/28/2021Read second time and engrossed
01/29/2021Read third time and passed Senate (22-Y 15-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2021Placed on Calendar
02/02/2021Read first time
02/02/2021Referred to Committee on Labor and Commerce
02/08/2021Continued to Special Session 1 in Labor and Commerce
02/10/2021Assigned L & C sub: Subcommittee #3
02/15/2021Subcommittee recommends reporting (6-Y 4-N)
02/16/2021Reported from Labor and Commerce (13-Y 9-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2021Read second time
02/19/2021Read third time
02/19/2021Passed House (57-Y 42-N)
02/19/2021VOTE: Passage (57-Y 42-N)
02/24/2021Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1223ER)
02/24/2021Impact statement from DPB (SB1223ER)
02/24/2021Signed by President
02/25/2021Signed by Speaker
02/26/2021Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on February 26, 2021
02/26/2021G Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., March 31, 2021
03/24/2021G Approved by Governor-Chapter 326 (effective 7/1/21)
03/24/2021G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0326)