- Environment - Hydraulic Fracturing - Moratorium and Referenda
- Sponsored by
- Senators Conway, Bates, Benson, Currie, Edwards, Ferguson, Hershey, Hough, Jennings, Klausmeier, Mathias, McFadden, Middleton, Miller, Muse, Nathan-Pulliam, Norman, Peters, Ready, Reilly, Robinson, Salling, Waugh, and Young
- In the Senate - Hearing 2/28 at 1:00 p.m.
- Fiscal and Policy Note
Prohibiting the Department of the Environment from issuing a permit for the hydraulic fracturing of a well for the exploration or production of natural gas in the State until October 1, 2019, and only under specified circumstances; prohibiting a person from engaging in hydraulic fracturing in a local jurisdiction unless the local jurisdiction has submitted to a referendum of the voters of the local jurisdiction a specified question and a majority of the voters have voted in a specified manner; etc.
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2017
Contingency - on a referendum
( 14-107.1 )
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