California - SB71 - 2017

Relating to energy.

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Electricity Generation

Added On: 02-22-2017
Updated On: 09-08-2017
Status: Engross
Primary Sponsor: Scott Wiener (Democratic)





Actions (22)

  • 01-09-2017 - Introduced. Read first time. To Com. on RLS. for assignment. To print.
  • 01-10-2017 - From printer. May be acted upon on or after February 9.
  • 01-19-2017 - Referred to Com. on RLS.
  • 03-01-2017 - From committee with author's amendments. Read second time and amended. Re-referred to Com. on RLS.
  • 03-08-2017 - Re-referred to Coms. on E., U. & C., T. & H., and APPR.
  • 03-10-2017 - Set for hearing April 4.
  • 04-17-2017 - From committee: Do pass as amended and re-refer to Com. on T. & H. (Ayes 8. Noes 3. Page 621.) (April 4).
  • 04-18-2017 - Read second time and amended. Re-referred to Com. on T. & H.
  • 05-01-2017 - Set for hearing May 9.
  • 05-02-2017 - From committee with author's amendments. Read second time and amended. Re-referred to Com. on T. & H.
  • 05-15-2017 - From committee: Do pass as amended and re-refer to Com. on APPR. (Ayes 9. Noes 3. Page 1021.) (May 9).
  • 05-16-2017 - Read second time and amended. Re-referred to Com. on APPR.
  • 05-18-2017 - Set for hearing May 22.
  • 05-22-2017 - May 22 hearing: Placed on APPR. suspense file.
  • 05-23-2017 - Set for hearing May 25.
  • 05-25-2017 - From committee: Do pass as amended. (Ayes 5. Noes 2. Page 1177.) (May 25).
  • 05-26-2017 - Read second time and amended. Ordered to third reading.
  • 05-26-2017 - Published May 26 at 10 a.m.
  • 05-31-2017 - Read third time. Passed. (Ayes 24. Noes 13. Page 1313.) Ordered to the Assembly.
  • 06-01-2017 - In Assembly. Read first time. Held at Desk.
  • 06-12-2017 - Referred to Coms. on U. & E. and H. & C.D.
  • 07-05-2017 - July 5 hearing postponed by committee.

Votes (5)

DateMotion (click for details)ChamberCommitteeYes
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No
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Passed
04-04-2017Do pass as amended, but first amend, and re-refer to the Committee on [Transportation and Housing]SenateUtilities and Energy830yes
05-09-2017Do pass as amended, but first amend, and re-refer to the Committee on [Appropriations]SenateUtilities and Energy931yes
05-22-2017Placed on suspense fileSenateUtilities and Energy700yes
05-25-2017Do pass as amendedSenateUtilities and Energy520yes
05-31-2017Senate 3rd Reading SB71 Wiener et alSenateUtilities and Energy24133yes

Sponsors (2)

News (3)

A Handy List of Energy-Related Bills Advancing in California - Greentech Media
Published by greentechmedia.com
Wed, 14 Jun 2017 16:08:31 GMT

Originally introduced as a bill relating to the installation of solar photovoltaic systems or solar water heating systems in solar zones, SB 71 was revised and now focuses on the requirement of solar electric or solar thermal systems to be installed in ...

California SB 71 Could Give New Meaning—and New Construction Costs—to the Word “Sunroof” - JD Supra (press release)
Published by jdsupra.com
Tue, 11 Apr 2017 14:24:11 GMT

For this reason, Senate Bill 71 (SB 71) should be on the radar of developers and construction companies that do business in California. SB 71 ... Federal incentives and California state rebates are also available to aid in buying solar systems ...

California Bill Would Require Solar Panels on New Buildings - Energy Manager Today
Published by energymanagertoday.com
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 10:09:10 GMT

California State Senator Scott Wiener (D-11) introduced legislation (SB-71) on January 9 that would require buildings erected in the Golden State to be equipped with solar arrays, according to a report by Pacific Standard magazine. The new statewide ...