West Virginia - SB 16 - 2017

To repeal §11-6A-5a of the Code of West Virginia, 1931, as amended, relating to classifying wind power projects as pollution control facilities; and providing a reduced valuation assessment for property tax purposes.

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Financing and Financial Incentives

Added On: 02-17-2017
Updated On: 04-23-2017
Status: Passed One Chamber
Primary Sponsor: Dave Sypolt (Senate/Republican)





Actions (19)

  • 02-08-2017 - To Energy, Industry and Mining
  • 02-08-2017 - Introduced in Senate
  • 02-08-2017 - Filed for introduction
  • 02-08-2017 - To Energy, Industry and Mining then Finance
  • 02-24-2017 - Reported do pass, but first to Finance
  • 02-24-2017 - To Finance
  • 03-15-2017 - Committee substitute reported
  • 03-16-2017 - Read 1st time
  • 03-16-2017 - On 1st reading
  • 03-17-2017 - On 2nd reading
  • 03-17-2017 - Read 2nd time
  • 03-17-2017 - Floor amendment rejected (Voice vote)
  • 03-18-2017 - Ordered to House
  • 03-18-2017 - Passed Senate (Roll No. 139)
  • 03-18-2017 - On 3rd reading
  • 03-18-2017 - Read 3rd time
  • 03-20-2017 - Introduced in House
  • 03-20-2017 - To Energy then Finance
  • 03-20-2017 - To House Energy

Votes (1)

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Passed
03-18-2017PassageSenate2563yes

Sponsors (2)

News (1)

WV Senate votes to repeal wind turbine tax cut - Charleston Gazette-Mail (subscription)
Published by wvgazettemail.com
Sat, 18 Mar 2017 17:58:50 GMT

The Senate voted it down via voice vote. Smith works for Mettiki coal, and has taken campaign contributions from the coal industry, according to campaign disclosure reports to the West Virginia Secretary of State's office. The bill will next go to the ...