ME LD1711 | 2019-2020 | 129th Legislature


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Passed on June 18 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-06-18 - PASSED TO BE ENACTED, in concurrence.
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [PDF]


An Act To Promote Solar Energy Projects and Distributed Generation Resources in Maine

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An Act To Promote Solar Energy Projects and Distributed Generation Resources in Maine


Roll Calls

2019-06-17 - House - Adopt Hah-618 To Cas-295 RC #283 (Y: 54 N: 86 NV: 0 Abs: 11) [FAIL]
2019-06-17 - House - Acc Maj Otp As Amended Rep RC #282 (Y: 93 N: 52 NV: 0 Abs: 6) [PASS]
2019-06-17 - Senate - Accept Maj Otp-a Rpt RC #312 (Y: 32 N: 2 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]


2019-06-18SenatePASSED TO BE ENACTED, in concurrence.
2019-06-18HouseSent for concurrence. ORDERED SENT FORTHWITH.
2019-06-18HousePASSED TO BE ENACTED.
2019-06-17HouseIn concurrence. ORDERED SENT FORTHWITH.
2019-06-17HouseThe Bill was PASSED TO BE ENGROSSED as Amended by Committee Amendment "A" (S-295).
2019-06-17HouseUnder suspension of the rules, the Bill was given its SECOND READING without REFERENCE to the Committee on Bills in the Second Reading.
2019-06-17HouseSubsequently, Committee Amendment "A" (S-295) was ADOPTED.
2019-06-17HouseROLL CALL NO. 283 (Yeas 54 - Nays 86 - Absent 10 - Excused 1)
2019-06-17HouseSubsequently, House Amendment "A" (H-618) to Committee Amendment "A" (S-295) FAILED ADOPTION.
2019-06-17HouseOn motion of Representative FOSTER of Dexter, House Amendment "A" (H-618) to Committee Amendment "A" (S-295) was READ.
2019-06-17HouseCommittee Amendment "A" (S-295) was READ.
2019-06-17HouseThe Bill was READ ONCE.
2019-06-17HouseROLL CALL NO. 282 (Yeas 93 - Nays 52 - Absent 5 - Excused 1)
2019-06-17HouseOn motion of Representative BERRY of Bowdoinham, the Majority Ought to Pass as Amended Report was ACCEPTED.
2019-06-17HouseReports READ.
2019-06-17SenateSent down for concurrence
2019-06-17SenateUnder suspension of the Rules, READ A SECOND TIME and PASSED TO BE ENGROSSED AS AMENDED by Committee Amendment "A" (S-295)
2019-06-17SenateCommittee Amendment "A" (S-295) READ and ADOPTED
2019-06-17SenateREAD ONCE
2019-06-17SenateRoll Call Ordered Roll Call Number 312 Yeas 32 - Nays 2 - Excused 1 - Absent 0
2019-06-17SenateOn motion by Senator LIBBY of Androscoggin The Majority Ought to Pass As Amended Report ACCEPTED
2019-06-17SenateReports READ
2019-05-09HouseIn concurrence. ORDERED SENT FORTHWITH.
2019-05-09HouseThe Bill was REFERRED to the Committee on ENERGY, UTILITIES AND TECHNOLOGY.
2019-05-09SenateCommittee on ENERGY, UTILITIES AND TECHNOLOGY suggested and ordered printed REFERENCE to the Committee on ENERGY, UTILITIES AND TECHNOLOGY Ordered sent down forthwith for concurrence


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