Maine - LD1810 - 2018

An Act To Amend the Laws Governing Expedited Permitting for Wind Energy Development

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Added On: 03-13-2018
Updated On: 04-08-2018
Status: Failed
Primary Sponsors: Paul Davis (Republican), Chad Grignon (Republican), Jeffery Hanley (Republican), Joel Stetkis (Republican)





Actions (49)

  • 01-30-2018 - Later today assigned.
  • 01-30-2018 - Unfinished Business
  • 01-30-2018 - ROLL CALL NO. 478 (Yeas 72 - Nays 69 - Absent 10 - Excused 0)
  • 01-30-2018 - On motion of Representative GOLDEN of Lewiston, TABLED pending REFERENCE.
  • 01-30-2018 - Committee on ENERGY, UTILITIES AND TECHNOLOGY suggested and ordered printed.
  • 02-01-2018 - Unfinished Business
  • 02-06-2018 - Sent for concurrence. ORDERED SENT FORTHWITH.
  • 02-06-2018 - Speaker laid before the House
  • 02-06-2018 - On motion of Representative HERBIG of Belfast, the Bill was REFERRED to the Committee on ENERGY, UTILITIES AND TECHNOLOGY.
  • 02-08-2018 - Unfinished Business
  • 02-08-2018 - On motion by Senator WOODSOME of York Tabled until Later in Today's Session, pending REFERENCE
  • 02-13-2018 - Unfinished Business
  • 02-15-2018 - Unfinished Business
  • 02-20-2018 - Unfinished Business
  • 02-22-2018 - Unfinished Business
  • 02-27-2018 - Sent down for concurrence
  • 02-27-2018 - Subsequently On motion by Senator SAVIELLO of Franklin The Bill was REFERRED to the Committee on ENVIRONMENT AND NATURAL RESOURCES In NON-CONCURRENCE
  • 02-27-2018 - Taken from the table by the President
  • 03-01-2018 - ORDERED SENT FORTHWITH.
  • 03-01-2018 - ROLL CALL NO. 502 (Yeas 79 - Nays 62 - Absent 10 - Excused 0)
  • 03-01-2018 - The House ADHERED to reference to the Committee on ENERGY, UTILITIES AND TECHNOLOGY.
  • 03-01-2018 - ROLL CALL NO. 501 (Yeas 63 - Nays 78 - Absent 10 - Excused 0)
  • 03-01-2018 - Motion of Representative FREDETTE of Newport to RECEDE and CONCUR FAILED.
  • 03-01-2018 - Motion of Representative CHAPMAN of Brooksville to RECEDE FAILED.
  • 03-01-2018 - ROLL CALL NO. 500 (Yeas 58 - Nays 83 - Absent 10 - Excused 0)
  • 03-01-2018 - Speaker laid before the House
  • 03-01-2018 - Later today assigned. (Roll Call Ordered)
  • 03-01-2018 - On motion of Representative FREDETTE of Newport, TABLED pending the motion of Representative CHAPMAN of Brooksville, to RECEDE.
  • 03-01-2018 - Representative GOLDEN of Lewiston REQUESTED a Roll Call. More than one-fifth of the members present expressed a desire for a roll call, which was ORDERED.
  • 03-01-2018 - Representative CHAPMAN of Brooksville MOVED to RECEDE.
  • 03-01-2018 - Representative FREDETTE of Newport MOVED to RECEDE and CONCUR.
  • 03-06-2018 - On motion by Senator WOODSOME of York The Senate RECEDED and CONCURRED With REFERENCE to the Committee on ENERGY, UTILITIES AND TECHNOLOGY in concurrence
  • 04-03-2018 - Sent for concurrence. ORDERED SENT FORTHWITH.
  • 04-03-2018 - ROLL CALL NO. 556 (Yeas 89 - Nays 53 - Absent 9 - Excused 0)
  • 04-03-2018 - Reports READ.
  • 04-03-2018 - On motion of Representative BERRY of Bowdoinham, the Majority Ought Not to Pass Report was ACCEPTED.
  • 04-04-2018 - Reports Read
  • 04-04-2018 - On motion by Senator WOODSOME of York the Minority Ought to Pass as Amended Report ACCEPTED. In NON-CONCURRENCE
  • 04-04-2018 - READ ONCE
  • 04-04-2018 - Committee Amendment "A" (H-707) READ and ADOPTED
  • 04-04-2018 - Under suspension of the Rules, READ A SECOND TIME and PASSED TO BE ENGROSSED AS AMENDED by Committee Amendment "A" (H-707) In NON-CONCURRENCE
  • 04-04-2018 - Sent down for concurrence
  • 04-04-2018 - Motion of Representative ESPLING of New Gloucester to TABLE FAILED.
  • 04-04-2018 - ROLL CALL NO. 568 (Yeas 64 - Nays 81 - Absent 6 - Excused 0)
  • 04-04-2018 - The House INSISTED on ACCEPTANCE of the Majority Ought Not to Pass Report.
  • 04-04-2018 - ROLL CALL NO. 569 (Yeas 89 - Nays 56 - Absent 6 - Excused 0)
  • 04-04-2018 - ORDERED SENT FORTHWITH.
  • 04-09-2018 - On motion by Senator WOODSOME of York The Senate INSISTED To ACCEPTANCE of Minority OUGHT TO PASS AS AMENDED Report AND PASSAGE TO BE ENGROSSED AS AMENDED BY Committee Amendment "A" (H-707) In NON-CONCURRENCE
  • 04-09-2018 - Placed in Legislative Files (DEAD)

Votes (7)

DateMotion (click for details)ChamberCommitteeYes
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No
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Other
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Passed
01-30-2018Table Until Later RC #478House726910yes
03-01-2018Recede RC #500House588310no
03-01-2018Recede And Concur RC #501House637810no
03-01-2018Adhere RC #502House796210yes
04-03-2018Acc Maj Ought Not To Pass Rep RC #556House89539yes
04-04-2018Table Until Later RC #568House64816no
04-04-2018Insist RC #569House89566yes

Sponsors (8)

News (2)

LePage bill would gut streamlined permitting process for most wind power projects - Press Herald
Published by pressherald.com
Tue, 30 Jan 2018 00:17:05 GMT

Paul LePage wants to eliminate Maine's fast-tracked permitting process for commercial wind power projects throughout the state except specific locations within Aroostook County. Last week, LePage announced a moratorium on new wind turbine permits in ...

What's Happening With Maine Wind Power? - North American Windpower
Published by nawindpower.com
Wed, 14 Feb 2018 15:26:33 GMT

Ten years ago, Maine's Task Force on Wind Energy set ambitious goals for wind development in the state, including a 2015 target of 1,000 MW and a 2020 target of 3,000 MW (including 300 MW offshore) of installed capacity. Today, Maine has less than 1 ...