New Hampshire - HB592 - 2017

Repealing the regional greenhouse gas initiative.

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Added On: 02-10-2017
Updated On: 03-30-2018
Status: Introduced
Primary Sponsor: Michael Harrington (Republican)





Actions (16)

  • 01-20-2017 - Introduced 01/05/2017 and referred to Science, Technology and Energy House Journal 3 P. 20
  • 01-25-2017 - Public Hearing: 02/07/2017 10:00 am Representatives Hall
  • 02-15-2017 - Full Committee Work Session: 02/21/2017 10:00 am Legislative Office Building 304
  • 02-15-2017 - Executive Session: 02/21/2017 02:00 PM Legislative Office Building 304
  • 02-21-2017 - Retained in Committee
  • 07-31-2017 - Retained Bill Full Committee Work Session: 09/06/2017 10:00 am Legislative Office Building 304
  • 09-28-2017 - Retained Bill Full Committee Work Session: 10/11/2017 10:00 am Legislative Office Building 304
  • 10-12-2017 - ==CANCELLED== Executive Session: 10/25/2017 01:00 PM Legislative Office Building 304
  • 10-18-2017 - Retained Bill Full Committee Work Session: 10/25/2017 01:00 PM Legislative Office Building 304
  • 10-18-2017 - ==RESCHEDULED== Executive Session: 10/25/2017 02:00 PM Legislative Office Building 304
  • 10-31-2017 - Majority Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2017-0503h for 01/03/2018 (Vote 11-10; Regular Calendar)
  • 10-31-2017 - Minority Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate
  • 01-03-2018 - Special Order to fifth order of business on 1/9/2018 (Rep. Vose): Motion Adopted Voice Vote 01/03/2018 House Journal 1 P. 92
  • 01-09-2018 - Inexpedient to Legislate: Motion Adopted DV 187-158 01/08/2019 House Journal 2 P. 27
  • 01-09-2018 - Ought to Pass with Amendment 0503h: Motion Failed Regular Calendar 165-180 01/08/2019 House Journal 2 P. 25
  • 01-09-2018 - Amendment # 2017-0503h: Amendment Adopted Voice Vote 01/09/2018 House Journal 2 P. 25

Votes (1)

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01-09-2018OTPAHouse16518047no

News (3)

House bills could reshape New Hampshire's energy-efficiency policy - New Hampshire Business Review
Published by nhbr.com
Wed, 03 Jan 2018 14:53:40 GMT

The proceeds go back to the states, with the intention, but not the requirement, that they be spent on energy-efficiency programs. Since 2012 all but the first dollar of RGGI proceeds have been rebated to customers. Both bills focus on those rebates ...

House panel votes to eliminate RGGI energy-efficiency funds - New Hampshire Business Review
Published by nhbr.com
Fri, 27 Oct 2017 15:17:13 GMT

Vose's measure, House Bill 592, originally would have repealed New Hampshire's participation in RGGI an eight-state program that requires power producers to pay for every ton of carbon emitted. The proceeds go back to the states, with the intention ...

New Hampshire bills would withdraw state from RGGI, repeal renewables mandate - Utility Dive
Published by utilitydive.com
Tue, 14 Feb 2017 14:54:53 GMT

HB 592 would end New Hampshire's involvement in the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI), a nine-state emissions trading scheme, and HB 225 would repeal the state's renewable portfolio standard, which will require 17% renewables be used by the ...