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VPM Daily Newscast: July 2, 2024

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VPM Daily Newscast

The VPM Daily Newscast contains all your Central Virginia news in just 5 to 10 minutes. Episodes are recorded the night before.

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Here’s a recap of the top stories on the morning of July 2, 2024:   

New laws expand solar access for Virginians
Reported by VPM News’ Patrick Larsen

Dominion Energy’s shared solar program will expand and state regulators will start work on establishing a similar option for Appalachian Power Company customers

These new Virginia laws are now in effect
Reported by VPM News’ Meghin Moore

A new fiscal year means there are new laws in effect in the commonwealth, including a ban on child marriage, increased bathroom access for people with inflammatory bowel disease and a ban on cat declawing.

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