Oregon - HB2468 - 2017

Relating to air pollution; declaring an emergency.

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Added On: 03-24-2017
Updated On: 07-06-2017
Status: Failed
Primary Sponsors: Philip Barnhart (Democratic), Paul Holvey (Democratic)

Actions (4)

  • 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.
  • 07-07-2017 - In committee upon adjournment.

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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

Another bill, HB 2468, sets a cap on emissions and directs the Oregon Environmental Quality Commission to develop a system to meet that goal. A bill that has yet to be introduced, LC 1242, would create a carbon tax that would ... Some environmental ...