Nevada - SB314 - 2017

Relating to renewable energy; revising provisions concerning restrictions or requirements imposed by the governing body of a local government on the installation of a system for obtaining wind energy; specifying that a governing body is not precluded from denying the issuance of a permit for the installation of a system for obtaining wind energy based on a determination that installation of the system represents a danger to the health, safety or welfare of the public; and providing other matters properly relating thereto.

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Added On: 03-20-2017
Updated On: 10-02-2017
Status: Enacted
Primary Sponsor: Commerce, Labor and Energy (Republican)

Actions (16)

  • 03-17-2017 - Read first time. Referred to Committee on Government Affairs. To printer.
  • 03-20-2017 - From printer. To committee.
  • 04-24-2017 - Placed on Second Reading File.
  • 04-24-2017 - Read second time. Amended. (Amend. No. 576.) To printer.
  • 04-24-2017 - From committee: Amend, and do pass as amended.
  • 04-25-2017 - From printer. To engrossment. Engrossed. First reprint .
  • 04-25-2017 - Read third time. Passed, as amended. Title approved, as amended. (Yeas: 21, Nays: None.) To Assembly.
  • 04-26-2017 - In Assembly.
  • 04-26-2017 - Read first time. Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor. To committee.
  • 05-17-2017 - From committee: Do pass.
  • 05-18-2017 - Read second time.
  • 05-19-2017 - Taken from General File. Placed on General File for next legislative day.
  • 05-22-2017 - Read third time. Passed. Title approved. (Yeas: 41, Nays: None, Excused: 1.) To Senate.
  • 05-23-2017 - In Senate. To enrollment.
  • 05-25-2017 - Enrolled and delivered to Governor.
  • 05-31-2017 - Approved by the Governor. Chapter 244.

Votes (2)

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News (1)

Despite major vetoes, lawmakers advanced pro-renewable energy agenda - The Nevada Independent
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Mon, 19 Jun 2017 14:40:49 GMT

The bill would have required the state to ramp up its minimum renewable energy production standards to at least 40 percent by 2030, with slightly more flexibility in determining compliance. Nevada's current RPS goal is 25 percent by 2025. Sandoval ...