2013 Regular Session



State Government - Commemorative Days - Earth Hour

Sponsored by:

Delegate Carter


In the House - Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations; Withdrawn

Synopsis:Requiring, except under specified circumstances, the Governor annually to issue an order, in observance of Earth Hour, that the lights of Government House and the State House be turned off on the last Saturday of March at 8:30 p.m. and remain off for 1 hour.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Carter, Carr, and Oaks
Additional Facts:Bill is an Emergency Bill
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): Upon Enactment
Health and Government Operations  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):State Government - Agencies, Offices, and Officials
Narrow Subject(s):Conservation -see also- Soil Conservation
Emergency Bills
Energy Matters -see also- Alt Energy Res; Fuel; Power Plants
Environmental Matters -see also- Conserv; Nat Resrce; Pollut
Holidays and Special Dates
Public Buildings and Facilities -see also- Stadiums; St Hse
State House
Statutes:Article - State Government

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October 24, 2017 1:06 P.M.