Louisiana - HB708 - 2022

Defines biomass as it relates to the Louisiana Renewable Energy Development Act

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Added On: 06-01-2022
Updated On: 06-03-2022
Status: Enacted
Primary Sponsor: Jack McFarland (Republican)





Actions (22)

  • 03-04-2022 - First appeared in the Interim Calendar on 3/4/2022.
  • 03-04-2022 - Under the rules, provisionally referred to the Committee on Commerce.
  • 03-04-2022 - Prefiled.
  • 03-14-2022 - Read by title, under the rules, referred to the Committee on Commerce.
  • 03-21-2022 - Reported with amendments (11-0).
  • 03-22-2022 - Read by title, amended, ordered engrossed, passed to 3rd reading.
  • 03-23-2022 - Scheduled for floor debate on 03/24/2022.
  • 03-24-2022 - Read third time by title, roll called on final passage, yeas 93, nays 0. Finally passed, title adopted, ordered to the Senate.
  • 03-28-2022 - Received in the Senate. Read first time by title and placed on the Calendar for a second reading.
  • 03-29-2022 - Read second time by title and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Consumer Protection and International Affairs.
  • 05-11-2022 - Reported with amendments.
  • 05-12-2022 - Committee amendments read and adopted. Read by title and referred to the Legislative Bureau.
  • 05-15-2022 - Reported without Legislative Bureau amendments. Read by title and passed to third reading and final passage.
  • 05-17-2022 - Received from the Senate with amendments.
  • 05-17-2022 - Scheduled for concurrence on 05/19/2022.
  • 05-17-2022 - Rules suspended. The amended bill was read by title, passed by a vote of 35 yeas and 0 nays, and ordered returned to the House. Motion to reconsider tabled.
  • 05-19-2022 - Read by title, roll called, yeas 94, nays 0, Senate amendments concurred in.
  • 05-23-2022 - Enrolled and signed by the Speaker of the House.
  • 05-24-2022 - Signed by the President of the Senate.
  • 05-24-2022 - Sent to the Governor for executive approval.
  • 06-03-2022 - Signed by the Governor. Becomes Act No. 275.
  • 06-03-2022 - Effective date: 08/01/2022.

Votes (3)

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03-24-2022House Vote on HB 708 FINAL PASSAGE (#74)House93011yes
05-17-2022Senate Vote on HB 708 FINAL PASSAGE (#683)Senate3503yes
05-19-2022House Vote on HB 708 CONCUR IN SENATE AMENDMENTS (#1017)House94011yes

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