Minnesota - HF956 - 2013

Omnibus energy bill.

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Electricity Generation

Added On: 05-03-2013
Updated On: 05-13-2013
Status: Passed One Chamber
Primary Sponsor: Melissa Hortman (Democratic)





Companion Bills (1)

Actions (29)

  • 02-25-2013 - Introduction and first reading, referred to Energy Policy
  • 03-18-2013 - Committee report, to pass as amended and re-refer to Commerce and Consumer Protection Finance and Policy vote: 70-58
  • 03-21-2013 - Author added Morgan
  • 04-02-2013 - Committee report, to pass as amended and re-refer to Ways and Means
  • 04-20-2013 - Motion to recall and re-refer, motion did not prevail Energy Policy vote: 58-69
  • 05-03-2013 - House rule 1.21, placed on Calendar for the Day Tuesday, May 7, 2013
  • 05-03-2013 - Second reading
  • 05-03-2013 - Committee report, to pass as amended
  • 05-07-2013 - Bill was passed as amended vote: 70-63
  • 05-07-2013 - Amended
  • 05-07-2013 - Third reading as amended
  • 05-08-2013 - Referred to Rules and Administration for comparison with SF901, now on General Orders
  • 05-08-2013 - Introduction and first reading
  • 05-08-2013 - Received from House
  • 05-08-2013 - Authors added Clark and Mariani
  • 05-09-2013 - Second reading
  • 05-09-2013 - Comm report: Rule 45-amend, subst. General Orders SF901
  • 05-10-2013 - House conferees Hortman; Simonson; Garofalo
  • 05-10-2013 - House not concur, conference committee of 3 requested
  • 05-10-2013 - Third reading Passed vote: 37-26
  • 05-10-2013 - Special Order
  • 05-10-2013 - Returned from Senate with amendment
  • 05-10-2013 - House refuses to concur, conference committee of 3 requested
  • 05-10-2013 - Senate conferees Marty; Hoffman; Dahle
  • 05-10-2013 - Senate accedes, CC of 3 be appointed
  • 05-10-2013 - House conferees Hortman, Simonson, Garofalo
  • 05-13-2013 - Senate conferees Marty, Hoffman, Dahle
  • 05-13-2013 - Author added Selcer
  • 05-13-2013 - Senate accedes, conference committee of 3 be appointed

Votes (23)

DateMotion (click for details)ChamberCommitteeYes
Votes
No
Votes
Other
Votes
Passed
03-18-2013House: AdoptionHouse70580yes
04-20-2013House: Recall and Re-referHouse58690no
05-07-2013House: AmendmentHouse57730no
05-07-2013House: Amendment to AmendmentHouse58720no
05-07-2013House: Amendment to AmendmentHouse59710no
05-07-2013House: AmendmentHouse58720no
05-07-2013House: AmendmentHouse56740no
05-07-2013House: AmendmentHouse58720no
05-07-2013House: AmendmentHouse57730no
05-07-2013House: AmendmentHouse61670no
05-07-2013House: AmendmentHouse57730no
05-07-2013House: AmendmentHouse57730no
05-07-2013House: AmendmentHouse60700no
05-07-2013House: AmendmentHouse60700no
05-07-2013House: AmendmentHouse55750no
05-07-2013House: Amendment to AmendmentHouse63690no
05-07-2013House: Amendment to AmendmentHouse57750no
05-07-2013House: Amendment to AmendmentHouse31290no
05-07-2013House: AmendmentHouse65670no
05-07-2013House: Amendment to AmendmentHouse71600yes
05-07-2013House: Amendment to AmendmentHouse60710no
05-07-2013House: AmendmentHouse72590yes
05-07-2013House: Passage, as amendedHouse70630yes

Sponsors (6)

News (6)

Solar bills continue to make progress in Minnesota - Clean Energy Authority
Published by cleanenergyauthority.com
Tue, 07 May 2013 17:03:08 GMT

The Omnibus Energy Bills are working their way through the House and Senate simultaneously and are likely to see a vote before the end of the month. House Bill HF 956 is the more aggressive, requiring investor-owned utilities in the state like Xcel Energy to ...

Minnesota's Legislature passes compromise solar bill - Clean Energy Authority
Published by cleanenergyauthority.com
Wed, 15 May 2013 12:01:30 GMT

The Omnibus Energy Bills, HF 956 and SF 901, had differed in the amounts of solar they would require the state's investor-owned utilities to install. The bill that made it through the House was a more aggressive, which would have required investor-owned ...

Minnesota's Legislature passes compromise solar bill - Clean Energy Authority
Published by cleanenergyauthority.com
Wed, 15 May 2013 12:01:30 GMT

The Omnibus Energy Bills, HF 956 and SF 901, had differed in the amounts of solar they would require the state's investor-owned utilities to install. The bill that made it through the House was a more aggressive, which would have required investor-owned ...

Solar bills continue to make progress in Minnesota - Clean Energy Authority
Published by cleanenergyauthority.com
Tue, 07 May 2013 17:03:08 GMT

The Omnibus Energy Bills are working their way through the House and Senate simultaneously and are likely to see a vote before the end of the month. House Bill HF 956 is the more aggressive, requiring investor-owned utilities in the state like Xcel Energy to ...

COMMUNITY VOICES | The Carving Out of Minnesota's Future - Twin Cities Daily Planet
Published by tcdailyplanet.net
Wed, 15 May 2013 06:32:19 GMT

The Minnesota omnibus energy bill HF 956 / Companion SF 901 has passed the Minnesota House and Senate and is currently in conference committee. The bills would establish a solar energy requirement, 4% in the House version and 1% in the Senate, ...

Minnesota solar power gets new boost from lawmakers
Published by minnesota.publicradio.org
Mon, 06 May 2013 02:09:07 -0700

Minnesota utilities already are replacing coal-fired power plants with windmills, prompted by the state's landmark 2007 Next Generation Energy Act. Now, state legislators have introduced bills in the House and Senate that would increase the use of solar systems in homes and businesses.