Rhode Island - H 5575 - 2017

Relating to towns and cities - statewide municipal solar permit.

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Electricity Generation

Added On: 02-17-2017
Updated On: 09-25-2017
Status: Enacted
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Companion Bills (1)

Actions (14)

  • 02-16-2017 - Introduced, referred to House Municipal Government
  • 03-03-2017 - Scheduled for hearing and/or consideration (03/09/2017)
  • 03-09-2017 - Committee recommended measure be held for further study
  • 05-08-2017 - Scheduled for consideration (05/10/2017)
  • 05-10-2017 - Committee recommends passage
  • 05-12-2017 - Placed on House Calendar (05/18/2017)
  • 05-18-2017 - House read and passed
  • 05-30-2017 - Referred to Senate Environment and Agriculture
  • 06-02-2017 - Scheduled for hearing and/or consideration (06/07/2017)
  • 06-07-2017 - Committee recommends passage in concurrence
  • 06-13-2017 - Placed on the Senate Consent Calendar (06/14/2017)
  • 06-14-2017 - Senate passed in concurrence
  • 06-14-2017 - Transmitted to Governor
  • 06-19-2017 - Signed by Governor

Votes (1)

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05-18-2017House004yes

Sponsors (4)

News (1)

RI Governor Celebrates New Legislation To Promote Clean Energy - Solar Industry
Published by solarindustrymag.com
Thu, 10 Aug 2017 21:43:57 GMT

Gina M. Raimondo, D-R.I., ceremoniously signed into law several bills supporting the growth of clean energy in Rhode Island. ... The ceremonial bill signing took place in front of a ground-mounted solar array at the Quonset Business Park. The Quonset ...