Oregon - HB2135 - 2017

Relating to entities that contribute to greenhouse gas emissions; declaring an emergency.

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Added On: 03-24-2017
Updated On: 07-06-2017
Status: Failed
Primary Sponsor:

Actions (7)

  • 01-09-2017 - First reading. Referred to Speaker's desk.
  • 01-17-2017 - Referred to Energy and Environment with subsequent referral to Ways and Means.
  • 03-01-2017 - Public Hearing held.
  • 04-17-2017 - Work Session held.
  • 04-21-2017 - Referred to Rules by order of Speaker and then Ways and Means by prior reference.
  • 04-21-2017 - Recommendation: Do pass as amended and be printed A-Engrossed, be referred to Rules, and then referred to Ways and Means by prior reference.
  • 07-07-2017 - In committee upon adjournment.

Votes (1)

DateMotion (click for details)ChamberCommitteeYes
04-17-2017House Committee Do pass with amendments. Refer to Rules, then to Ways and Means by prior reference. (Printed A-Eng.)House540yes

News (1)

Carbon Tax? Cap and Trade? Oregon Lawmakers Weigh Options For Reducing Emissions - OPB News
Published by opb.org
Thu, 02 Mar 2017 02:01:59 GMT

Last month the Oregon Global Warming Commission told the Legislature the state is way behind on its goals for reducing carbon emissions. Many who testified ... Two of the bills under consideration, SB 557 and HB 2135, would create a cap and trade ...