Montana - SB45 - 2013

Revise the renewable portfolio standard laws to include hydro expansions

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Electricity Generation

Added On: 03-30-2013
Updated On: 04-30-2013
Status: Enacted
Primary Sponsor: Jim Keane (Democratic)





Actions (59)

  • 09-07-2012 - (C) Draft Request Received
  • 09-20-2012 - (C) Draft to Requester for Review
  • 09-24-2012 - (C) Draft to Drafter - Edit Review [SAB]
  • 09-24-2012 - (C) Draft in Legal Review
  • 09-26-2012 - (C) Draft in Final Drafter Review
  • 09-26-2012 - (C) Bill Draft Text Available Electronically
  • 09-26-2012 - (C) Draft in Input/Proofing
  • 11-13-2012 - (C) Pre-Introduction Letter Sent
  • 12-11-2012 - (C) Introduced Bill Text Available Electronically
  • 12-11-2012 - (S) Introduced
  • 12-11-2012 - (C) Pre-Introduction Letter Sent
  • 12-18-2012 - (S) Referred to Committee (S) Energy and Telecommunications
  • 01-07-2013 - (S) First Reading
  • 01-15-2013 - (S) Hearing (S) Energy and Telecommunications
  • 01-22-2013 - (S) Committee Executive Action--Bill Passed (S) Energy and Telecommunications
  • 01-23-2013 - (S) Committee Report--Bill Passed (S) Energy and Telecommunications
  • 01-28-2013 - (S) 2nd Reading Passed
  • 01-28-2013 - (S) Scheduled for 2nd Reading
  • 01-28-2013 - (S) 2nd Reading Motion to Amend Failed
  • 01-29-2013 - (S) 3rd Reading Passed
  • 01-29-2013 - (S) Scheduled for 3rd Reading
  • 01-30-2013 - (S) Transmitted to House
  • 02-26-2013 - (H) First Reading
  • 02-26-2013 - (H) Referred to Committee (H) Federal Relations, Energy, and Telecommunications
  • 03-11-2013 - (H) Hearing (H) Federal Relations, Energy, and Telecommunications
  • 03-18-2013 - (H) Committee Executive Action--Bill Concurred (H) Federal Relations, Energy, and Telecommunications
  • 03-19-2013 - (H) Committee Report--Bill Concurred (H) Federal Relations, Energy, and Telecommunications
  • 03-22-2013 - (H) 2nd Reading Concurred
  • 03-22-2013 - (H) 2nd Reading Motion to Amend Failed
  • 03-22-2013 - (H) Scheduled for 2nd Reading
  • 03-23-2013 - (H) 3rd Reading Concurred
  • 03-23-2013 - (H) Scheduled for 3rd Reading
  • 03-25-2013 - (H) Returned to Senate
  • 03-26-2013 - (C) Printed - Enrolled Version Available
  • 03-26-2013 - (S) Returned from Enrolling
  • 03-26-2013 - (S) Sent to Enrolling
  • 04-03-2013 - (H) Signed by Speaker
  • 04-03-2013 - (S) Signed by President
  • 04-04-2013 - (S) Transmitted to Governor
  • 04-12-2013 - (S) Returned with Governor's Proposed Amendments
  • 04-16-2013 - (S) Scheduled for 2nd Reading
  • 04-16-2013 - (S) 2nd Reading Governor's Proposed Amendments Adopted
  • 04-17-2013 - (S) Scheduled for 3rd Reading
  • 04-17-2013 - (S) 3rd Reading Governor's Proposed Amendments Adopted
  • 04-19-2013 - (S) Transmitted to House for Consideration of Governor's Proposed Amendments
  • 04-19-2013 - (H) Scheduled for 2nd Reading
  • 04-19-2013 - (H) 2nd Reading Governor's Proposed Amendments Adopted
  • 04-20-2013 - (H) Scheduled for 3rd Reading
  • 04-20-2013 - (H) 3rd Reading Governor's Proposed Amendments Adopted
  • 04-20-2013 - (H) Returned to Senate Concurred in Governor's Proposed Amendments
  • 04-25-2013 - (S) Sent to Enrolling
  • 04-25-2013 - (C) Printed - New Version Available
  • 04-25-2013 - (S) Returned from Enrolling
  • 04-25-2013 - (S) Signed by President
  • 04-25-2013 - (H) Signed by Speaker
  • 04-26-2013 - (C) Printed - Enrolled Version Available
  • 04-26-2013 - (S) Transmitted to Governor
  • 04-30-2013 - (S) Signed by Governor
  • 04-30-2013 - Chapter Number Assigned

Votes (8)

DateMotion (click for details)ChamberCommitteeYes
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No
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Passed
01-28-2013(S) 2nd Reading PassedSenate4442yes
01-29-2013(S) 3rd Reading PassedSenate4640yes
03-22-2013(H) 2nd Reading ConcurredHouse70300yes
03-23-2013(H) 3rd Reading ConcurredHouse70273yes
04-16-2013(S) 2nd Reading Governor's Proposed Amendments AdoptedSenate4820yes
04-17-2013(S) 3rd Reading Governor's Proposed Amendments AdoptedSenate5000yes
04-19-2013(H) 2nd Reading Governor's Proposed Amendments AdoptedHouse9640yes
04-20-2013(H) 3rd Reading Governor's Proposed Amendments AdoptedHouse9550yes

News (1)

Montana Bill Would Define Hydro as Renewable Power - Health Care News
Published by news.heartland.org
Sun, 31 Mar 2013 23:03:04 GMT

The Montana Senate approved Keane's bill, SB 45, in overwhelming, bipartisan fashion by a vote of 46-4. ... PPL Montana, the state's largest supplier of hydroelectric power, is finishing up a $240 million expansion of its Rainbow Dam near Great Falls. Keane ...