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Clean Energy Jobs - Renewable Energy Portfolio Standard Revisions

Sponsored by:

Senator Pugh


Vetoed by the Governor (Policy)

Synopsis:Altering the renewable energy portfolio standard percentage derived from solar energy for specified years; altering the renewable energy portfolio standard percentage derived from Tier 1 renewable sources for specified years; authorizing the Small, Minority, and Women-Owned Businesses Account to receive money from the Strategic Energy Investment Fund; requiring the Department of Labor, Licensing, and Regulation to study the workforce development training needs for the clean energy industry in the State; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Senators Pugh, Feldman, Benson, Madaleno, Mathias, Middleton, Pinsky, Raskin, and Muse
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB1106
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2016
Bill imposes a mandated appropriation in the annual State Budget Bill
Finance  View Committee HearingEconomic Matters
Broad Subject(s):Utility Regulation
Economic and Community Development
Narrow Subject(s):Administrative Agencies -see also- Electronic Government
Alternative Energy Sources
Budget and Management, Department of
Commerce, Department of
Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Community Colleges
Contracts -see also- Land Installment Contracts; Procurement
Energy Matters -see also- Alt Energy Sou; Fuel; Power Plants
Foster Care
Indigent Persons
Job Training
Labor, Licensing, and Regulation, Department of
Minorities -see also- Women
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees &Taxes; specific tax
Small Business
Tax Credits -see also- Circuit Breaker
Utilities -see also- High Voltage Lines; Telephones; Water
Welfare -see also- Social Services
Work, Labor and Employment -see also- Col Barg; Holiday; etc
Statutes:Article - Public Utilities
(7-702, 7-703, 7-705)
Article - State Government
(9-1A-35, 9-20B-01, 9-20B-05)

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April 29, 2016 10:20 A.M.