Louisiana - HB187 - 2017

Terminates the solar energy systems tax credit and provides relative to the payment of claims for the tax credit for purchased systems (EN -$15,000,000 GF RV See Note)

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Financing and Financial Incentives

Added On: 04-30-2017
Updated On: 06-25-2017
Status: Enacted
Primary Sponsor: George Cromer (Republican)





Actions (32)

  • 03-29-2017 - Prefiled.
  • 03-29-2017 - Under the rules, provisionally referred to the Committee on Ways and Means.
  • 04-10-2017 - Read by title, under the rules, referred to the Committee on Ways and Means.
  • 05-01-2017 - Reported with amendments (14-0).
  • 05-02-2017 - Read by title, amended, ordered engrossed, passed to 3rd reading.
  • 05-04-2017 - Scheduled for floor debate on 05/10/17.
  • 05-10-2017 - Read third time by title, amended, roll called on final passage, yeas 97, nays 0. Finally passed, title adopted, ordered to the Senate.
  • 05-11-2017 - Received in the Senate. Read first time by title and placed on the Calendar for a second reading.
  • 05-15-2017 - Read second time by title and referred to the Committee on Revenue and Fiscal Affairs.
  • 06-01-2017 - Reported without Legislative Bureau amendments. Read by title and passed to third reading and final passage.
  • 06-01-2017 - Rules suspended.
  • 06-01-2017 - Committee amendments read and adopted. Read by title and referred to the Legislative Bureau.
  • 06-01-2017 - Rules suspended. Reported with amendments.
  • 06-02-2017 - Rules suspended. The amended bill was read by title, passed by a vote of 30 yeas and 0 nays, and ordered returned to the House. Motion to reconsider tabled.
  • 06-04-2017 - Received from the Senate with amendments.
  • 06-05-2017 - Scheduled for concurrence on 06/06/17.
  • 06-06-2017 - Notice House Conference Committee members appointed.
  • 06-06-2017 - House conferees appointed: Cromer, Abramson, and Bagley.
  • 06-06-2017 - Notice House rejected the Senate amendments.
  • 06-06-2017 - Read by title, roll called, yeas 91, nays 0, Senate amendments rejected, conference committee appointment pending.
  • 06-07-2017 - Notice of Senate conferees appointed.
  • 06-07-2017 - Senate conference committee members appointed: Riser, LaFleur, and Donahue.
  • 06-08-2017 - Rules suspended.
  • 06-08-2017 - Conference Committee Report read, roll called, yeas 95, nays 0. The Conference Committee Report was adopted.
  • 06-08-2017 - Signed by the President of the Senate on 6/9/2017.
  • 06-08-2017 - Notice of Senate adoption of Conference Committee Report.
  • 06-08-2017 - Enrolled and signed by the Speaker of the House.
  • 06-08-2017 - Notice House adopted the Conference Committee Report.
  • 06-08-2017 - Conference Committee Report read; adopted by a vote of 35 yeas and 1 nays.
  • 06-14-2017 - Sent to the Governor for executive approval.
  • 06-26-2017 - Signed by the Governor. Becomes Act No. 413.
  • 06-26-2017 - Effective date: 06/26/17.

Votes (5)

DateMotion (click for details)ChamberCommitteeYes
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05-10-2017House Vote on HB 187 FINAL PASSAGE (#246)House9708yes
06-02-2017Senate Vote on HB 187 FINAL PASSAGE (#730)Senate3008yes
06-06-2017House Vote on HB 187 REJECT SENATE AMENDMENTS (#822)House91014yes
06-08-2017House Vote on HB 187 MOTION TO ADOPT (#935)House95010yes
06-08-2017Senate Vote on HB 187 ADOPT (#956)Senate3512yes

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News (1)

HB 187 in Louisiana Would Mandate Payment of 'Outstanding' Solar Energy Tax Credits - Energy Manager Today
Published by energymanagertoday.com
Wed, 03 May 2017 09:11:26 GMT

The Louisiana State Committee on Ways and Means moved on May 1 to fix one of its “broken promises” by unanimously passing a bill to pay solar energy systems tax credits still owed before the legislature put a cap on the program last June. House Bill ...