New Jersey - S3066 - 2017

Requires installation of smart thermostats in all new residential construction.

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Energy Efficiency

Added On: 03-15-2017
Updated On: 06-18-2017
Status: Passed One Chamber
Primary Sponsors: Christopher Bateman (Republican), Paul Sarlo (Democratic)

Actions (4)

  • 03-06-2017 - Introduced in the Senate, Referred to Senate Environment and Energy Committee
  • 05-01-2017 - Reported from Senate Committee, 2nd Reading
  • 06-19-2017 - Passed by the Senate (22-14)
  • 06-22-2017 - Received in the Assembly, Referred to Assembly Housing and Community Development Committee

Votes (2)

DateMotion (click for details)ChamberCommitteeYes
03-20-2017Senate Environment and Energy Committee: Reported FavorablySenate500yes
06-19-2017Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final PassageSenate22144yes

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News (1)

Out of Consensus and Contention, an Energy-Efficiency Portfolio Emerges - NJ Spotlight
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Wed, 22 Mar 2017 04:06:43 GMT

Worried that the state is not doing enough to curb energy use, an initiative to promote the use of smart thermostats in New Jersey homes is moving forward in the Legislature, the first of a wave of bills intended to revamp energy policy. Despite ...