Montana - HB216 - 2017

Require bonding for wind development

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Added On: 02-10-2017
Updated On: 05-02-2017
Status: Enacted
Primary Sponsor: Jim Keane (Democratic)





Actions (55)

  • 11-15-2016 - (C) Draft Request Received
  • 12-12-2016 - (C) Draft to Requester for Review
  • 12-26-2016 - (C) Draft in Edit
  • 12-26-2016 - (C) Draft in Legal Review
  • 12-28-2016 - (C) Draft in Input/Proofing
  • 12-28-2016 - (C) Draft to Drafter - Edit Review [KWK]
  • 12-29-2016 - (C) Draft in Assembly
  • 12-29-2016 - (C) Executive Director Review
  • 12-29-2016 - (C) Bill Draft Text Available Electronically
  • 12-29-2016 - (C) Draft in Final Drafter Review
  • 12-30-2016 - (C) Draft Ready for Delivery
  • 12-30-2016 - (C) Executive Director Final Review
  • 01-04-2017 - (C) Draft to Requester for Review
  • 01-04-2017 - (C) Draft Back for Redo
  • 01-05-2017 - (C) Bill Draft Text Available Electronically
  • 01-05-2017 - (C) Draft in Final Drafter Review
  • 01-05-2017 - (C) Draft to Drafter - Edit Review [KWK]
  • 01-06-2017 - (C) Executive Director Final Review
  • 01-10-2017 - (H) Fiscal Note Requested
  • 01-10-2017 - (H) Introduced
  • 01-10-2017 - (C) Draft Delivered to Requester
  • 01-10-2017 - (C) Draft Ready for Delivery
  • 01-11-2017 - (C) Introduced Bill Text Available Electronically
  • 01-11-2017 - (H) First Reading (H) Energy, Technology, and Federal Relations
  • 01-11-2017 - (H) Referred to Committee (H) Energy, Technology, and Federal Relations
  • 01-17-2017 - (H) Fiscal Note Received
  • 01-18-2017 - (H) Fiscal Note Signed
  • 01-19-2017 - (H) Fiscal Note Printed
  • 01-30-2017 - (H) Hearing (H) Energy, Technology, and Federal Relations
  • 03-10-2017 - (H) Committee Executive Action--Bill Passed as Amended (H) Energy, Technology, and Federal Relations
  • 03-13-2017 - (C) Printed - New Version Available
  • 03-13-2017 - (H) Committee Report--Bill Passed as Amended (H) Energy, Technology, and Federal Relations
  • 03-14-2017 - (H) 2nd Reading Passed
  • 03-14-2017 - (H) Scheduled for 2nd Reading
  • 03-15-2017 - (H) Transmitted to Senate
  • 03-15-2017 - (H) 3rd Reading Passed
  • 03-15-2017 - (H) Scheduled for 3rd Reading
  • 03-16-2017 - (S) First Reading
  • 03-17-2017 - (S) Referred to Committee (S) Energy and Telecommunications
  • 03-30-2017 - (S) Hearing (S) Energy and Telecommunications
  • 04-06-2017 - (S) Committee Executive Action--Bill Concurred (S) Energy and Telecommunications
  • 04-07-2017 - (S) Committee Report--Bill Concurred (S) Energy and Telecommunications
  • 04-10-2017 - (S) 2nd Reading Concurred
  • 04-10-2017 - (S) Scheduled for 2nd Reading
  • 04-11-2017 - (S) Scheduled for 3rd Reading
  • 04-11-2017 - (S) 3rd Reading Concurred
  • 04-12-2017 - (S) Returned to House
  • 04-13-2017 - (H) Sent to Enrolling
  • 04-18-2017 - (H) Returned from Enrolling
  • 04-18-2017 - (C) Printed - Enrolled Version Available
  • 04-26-2017 - (H) Signed by Speaker
  • 04-29-2017 - (S) Signed by President
  • 05-01-2017 - (H) Transmitted to Governor
  • 05-03-2017 - (H) Signed by Governor
  • 05-04-2017 - Chapter Number Assigned

Votes (6)

DateMotion (click for details)ChamberCommitteeYes
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No
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Other
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Passed
03-10-2017(H) Energy, Technology, and Federal Relations Committee Executive Action--Bill Passed as AmendedHouse1510yes
03-14-2017(H) 2nd Reading PassedHouse9730yes
03-15-2017(H) 3rd Reading PassedHouse9721yes
04-06-2017(S) Energy and Telecommunications Committee Executive Action--Bill ConcurredSenate1300yes
04-10-2017(S) 2nd Reading ConcurredSenate5000yes
04-11-2017(S) 3rd Reading ConcurredSenate5000yes

News (2)

Montana Drafts New Bonding Rules For Wind Facilities - North American Windpower
Published by nawindpower.com
Fri, 10 Nov 2017 21:41:09 GMT

The Montana Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) has released draft rules detailing the process and requirements for bonding large wind power facilities in Montana. According to the DEQ, the 2017 legislature passed H.B.216, sponsored by State Rep ...

Montana drafts new bonding rules for large wind facilities - Windpower Engineering (press release)
Published by windpowerengineering.com
Mon, 13 Nov 2017 23:22:36 GMT

Representative Jim Keane from Butte sponsored HB 216 during the 2017 legislative session. The intent of the bill was to ensure that the relatively new wind industry is responsible for the proper decommissioning of facilities. “Our state has untapped ...