Colorado - SB13-252 - 2013

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Electricity Generation

Added On: 05-05-2013
Updated On: 06-05-2013
Status: Enacted
Primary Sponsors: Mark Ferrandino (Democratic), John Morse (Democratic)





Actions (13)

  • 04-03-2013 - Introduced In Senate - Assigned to State, Veterans, & Military Affairs
  • 04-08-2013 - Senate Committee on State, Veterans, & Military Affairs Refer Amended to Senate Committee of the Whole
  • 04-11-2013 - Senate Second Reading Laid Over Daily
  • 04-12-2013 - Senate Second Reading Passed with Amendments
  • 04-15-2013 - Senate Third Reading Passed
  • 04-19-2013 - Introduced In House - Assigned to Transportation & Energy
  • 04-24-2013 - House Committee on Transportation & Energy Refer Unamended to House Committee of the Whole
  • 04-25-2013 - House Second Reading Laid Over with Amendments
  • 04-26-2013 - House Second Reading Passed with Amendments
  • 04-30-2013 - House Third Reading Passed
  • 05-01-2013 - Senate Considered House Amendments - Result was to Concur - Repass
  • 05-10-2013 - Sent to the Governor
  • 06-05-2013 - Governor Action - Signed

Votes (18)

DateMotion (click for details)ChamberCommitteeYes
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04-08-2013FINAL VOTE - Refer Senate Bill 13-252, as amended, to the Committee of the WholeSenate320yes
04-08-2013FINAL VOTE - Refer Senate Bill 13-252, as amended, to the Committee on AppropriationsSenate230no
04-08-2013FINAL VOTE - Adopt Amendment L.009 (Attachment F)Senate005no
04-08-2013FINAL VOTE - Adopt Amendment L.002 (Attachment D)Senate005no
04-08-2013FINAL VOTE - Adopt Amendment L.003 (Attachment E)Senate005no
04-08-2013FINAL VOTE - Refer Senate Bill 13-252, as amended, to the Committee on AppropriationsSenate230no
04-08-2013FINAL VOTE - Adopt Amendment L.009 (Attachment F)Senate005no
04-08-2013FINAL VOTE - Adopt Amendment L.002 (Attachment D)Senate005no
04-08-2013FINAL VOTE - Refer Senate Bill 13-252, as amended, to the Committee of the WholeSenate320yes
04-08-2013FINAL VOTE - Adopt Amendment L.003 (Attachment E)Senate005no
04-24-2013FINAL VOTE - Refer Senate Bill 13-252 to the Committee of the WholeHouse850yes
04-24-2013FINAL VOTE - Adopt amendment L.031 (Attachment H)House580no
04-24-2013FINAL VOTE - Adopt amendment L.032 (Attachment I)House3100no
04-24-2013FINAL VOTE - Adopt amendment L.033 (Attachment J)House490no
04-24-2013FINAL VOTE - Adopt amendment L.031 (Attachment H)House580no
04-24-2013FINAL VOTE - Adopt amendment L.032 (Attachment I)House3100no
04-24-2013FINAL VOTE - Adopt amendment L.033 (Attachment J)House490no
04-24-2013FINAL VOTE - Refer Senate Bill 13-252 to the Committee of the WholeHouse850yes

News (7)

Committee begins work on hot button SB 252 - The Colorado Statesman
Published by coloradostatesman.com
Thu, 11 Jul 2013 04:20:44 GMT

Hickenlooper told reporters last month he had been assured by the bill's sponsors that they would take up that legislation, if recommended. Former state Sen. Dan Grossman, Rocky Mountain Regional Director with the Environmental Defense Fund, chats with ...

Weld farmer gearing up for 'critical' renewable energy talks - My Windsor Now
Published by mywindsornow.com
Tue, 09 Jul 2013 05:46:39 GMT

... Dairy cows wait for feeding time at the Cockroft Dairy Farm near Kersey. Local dairymen and farmers are worried about Senate Bill 13-252 — an approved bill that will require rural electric cooperatives to produce more of their electricity from renewable resources and is expected to increase users' rates. Expand Photo. Prospect Valley-area farmer Marc Arnusch will be part of the state-wide committee that will discuss the many concerns surrounding SB 13-252. (Photo courtesy of the Colorado Farm Bureau) ...

Governor signs bill doubling rural renewable energy, but also calls for advisory ... - Real Aspen
Published by realaspen.com
Thu, 06 Jun 2013 17:25:01 GMT

Senate Minority Leader Bill Cadman, R-Colorado Springs, said in prepared statement: “Senate President John Morse initiated the urban attack on rural Colorado when he sponsored SB 13-252. With his signature, Gov. Hickenlooper ... SB 252 contains a provision calling for a 2-percent retail cap, but opponents – including Tri State Generation and Transmission, which supplies power to most of the state's co-ops – argued the provision was flawed and prices for rural consumers will skyrocket. A massive advertising ...

Hickenlooper signs controversial renewable bill - YumaPioneer
Published by yumapioneer.com
Thu, 06 Jun 2013 20:45:54 GMT

Denver- Today Governor Hickenlooper signed Senate Bill 252, a measure that increases utility rates on working families across the state by mandating that customer-owned rural cooperatives and utilities increase their renewable energy standard when they can least afford it. Senate Republicans expressed outrage ... Senate Minority Leader Bill Cadman, R-Colorado Springs, said, “Senate President John Morse initiated the urban attack on rural Colorado when he sponsored SB 13-252. With his signature, Governor ...

Hickenlooper signs bill to double renewable energy in rural areas - RealVail
Published by realvail.com
Thu, 06 Jun 2013 05:10:06 GMT

Senate Minority Leader Bill Cadman, R-Colorado Springs, said in prepared statement: “Senate President John Morse initiated the urban attack on rural Colorado when he sponsored SB 13-252. With his signature, Gov. Hickenlooper ... SB 252 contains a provision calling for a 2-percent retail cap, but opponents – including Tri State Generation and Transmission, which supplies power to most of the state's co-ops – argued the provision was flawed and prices for rural consumers will skyrocket. A massive advertising ...

SB 252 could hike electric bill
Published by chieftain.com
Mon, 06 May 2013 17:12:08 -0700

When it comes time to pay the monthly electric bill, Pueblo West residents might find an increase in rates that was not brought on by the San Isabel Electric Association.

Frank Moe: They will listen
Published by craigdailypress.com
Thu, 02 May 2013 18:42:51 -0700

Last week, my wife, Kerry, and I spoke against Senate Bill 13-252 before the House Transportation and Energy Committee. SB 252 is a rural renewable energy bill that mandates 20 percent of certain rural electric associations’ power be generated by renewable energy resources by the year 2020.