OR HB2020 | 2019 | Regular Session

Status

Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (? 1-0)
Status: Failed on June 30 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-06-30 - In committee upon adjournment.
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]

Summary

Establishes Climate Policy Office within Oregon Department of Administrative Services and directs office to adopt Oregon Climate Action Program by rule. Creates Oregon Climate Board to advise office. Modifies statewide greenhouse gas emissions reduction goals. Establishes Joint Committee on Climate Action. Becomes operative on effective date of Act. Establishes purposes of Oregon Climate Action Program and provisions for investment of moneys received by state as proceeds from auctions conducted under program. Requires program to place cap on greenhouse gas emissions that are regulated emissions and to provide market-based mechanism for covered entities to demonstrate compliance with program. Sets forth certain other requirements for program and for rules adopted by office related to program. Establishes certain funds. Sets forth requirements for uses of moneys deposited in funds. Sets forth certain duties of Public Utility Commission related to program. Authorizes commission to allow rate or rate schedule to include differential rates or to reflect amounts for programs that enable public utilities to assist low-income residential customers. Authorizes commission to allow rate or rate schedule to reflect amounts for investments in infrastructure measures that support adoption of alternative forms of transportation vehicles. Amends greenhouse gas reporting statute. Repeals Energy Facility Siting Council carbon dioxide emissions standards. Includes provisions for treatment of site certificate conditions affected by repeal of carbon dioxide emissions standards. Repeals authority for State Forester to establish forestry carbon offset program. Becomes operative January 1, 2021. Requires Environmental Quality Commission to adopt by rule standards and requirements for reducing methane gas emissions from landfills. Becomes operative on effective date of Act. Abolishes Oregon Global Warming Commission and transfers duties to Oregon Climate Board. Becomes operative January 1, 2020. Transfers to Climate Policy Office duties, functions and powers of Environmental Quality Commission and Department of Environmental Quality related to greenhouse gas reporting. Becomes operative January 1, 2022. Provides for expedited review of certain questions on Act to Supreme Court upon petition by adversely affected party. If Supreme Court declares upon expedited review that auctions conducted under Act do not impose tax subject to Article IX, section 3a, Oregon Constitution, requires Climate Policy Office to identify certain specific opportunities for using certain state proceeds from auctions. Requires certain reports and proposals. Modifies study related to highway maintenance, operation and improvement costs. Declares emergency, effective on passage.

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Title

Relating to greenhouse gas emissions; declaring an emergency.

Sponsors


Roll Calls

2019-06-29 - Senate - Senate Motion to Refer (Y: 17 N: 10 NV: 0 Abs: 3) [PASS]
2019-06-17 - House - House Third Reading (Y: 36 N: 24 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2019-06-17 - House - House Motion to Indefinitely Postpone (Y: 24 N: 36 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [FAIL]
2019-06-17 - House - House Motion to Refer (Y: 22 N: 35 NV: 0 Abs: 3) [FAIL]
2019-06-17 - House - House Motion to Refer (Y: 22 N: 38 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [FAIL]
2019-06-17 - House - House Motion to Refer (Y: 24 N: 36 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [FAIL]
2019-06-17 - House - House Motion to Refer (Y: 22 N: 38 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [FAIL]
2019-06-17 - House - House Motion to Rerefer (Y: 22 N: 37 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [FAIL]
2019-06-12 - House - House Committee Do pass with amendments to the A-Eng bill. (Printed B-Eng.) (Y: 13 N: 8 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2019-05-17 - House - House Committee Do pass with amendments and be referred to Ways and Means. (Printed A-Eng.) (Y: 8 N: 5 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]

History

DateChamberAction
2019-06-30SenateIn committee upon adjournment.
2019-06-29SenateMotion to refer to Rules carried. Ayes, 17; Nays, 10--Dembrow, Fagan, Frederick, Gelser, Golden, Manning Jr, Prozanski, Riley, Taylor, Wagner; Excused, 3--Boquist, Girod, Linthicum.
2019-06-19SenateSecond reading.
2019-06-19SenateRecommendation: Do pass the B-Eng. bill.
2019-06-18SenateReferred to Ways and Means.
2019-06-18SenateFirst reading. Referred to President's desk.
2019-06-17HouseVote explanation(s) filed by Evans, McKeown, Mitchell.
2019-06-17HousePassed. Ayes, 36; Nays, 24--Barreto, Boles, Bonham, Boshart Davis, Drazan, Findley, Hayden, Helt, Leif, Lewis, McKeown, McLane, Nearman, Noble, Post, Reschke, Smith DB, Smith G, Sprenger, Stark, Wallan, Wilson, Witt, Zika.
2019-06-17HouseMotion to postpone indefinitely failed. Ayes, 24; Nays, 36--Alonso Leon, Barker, Bynum, Clem, Doherty, Evans, Fahey, Gomberg, Gorsek, Greenlick, Helm, Hernandez, Holvey, Keny-Guyer, Lively, Marsh, McLain, Meek, Mitchell, Nathanson, Neron, Nosse, Piluso, Power, Prusak, Rayfield, Reardon, Salinas, Sanchez, Schouten, Smith Warner, Sollman, Speaker Kotek, Wilde, Williams, Williamson.
2019-06-17HouseMotion to refer to Energy and Environment failed. Ayes, 22; Nays, 35--Alonso Leon, Barker, Bynum, Clem, Doherty, Evans, Fahey, Greenlick, Helm, Hernandez, Holvey, Keny-Guyer, Lively, Marsh, McLain, Meek, Mitchell, Nathanson, Neron, Nosse, Piluso, Power, Prusak, Rayfield, Reardon, Salinas, Sanchez, Schouten, Smith Warner, Sollman, Speaker Kotek, Wilde, Williams, Williamson, Witt; Absent, 3--Barreto, Gomberg, Gorsek.
2019-06-17HouseMotion to refer to Revenue failed. Ayes, 22; Nays, 38--Alonso Leon, Barker, Bynum, Clem, Doherty, Evans, Fahey, Gomberg, Gorsek, Greenlick, Helm, Hernandez, Holvey, Keny-Guyer, Lively, Marsh, McKeown, McLain, Meek, Mitchell, Nathanson, Neron, Nosse, Piluso, Power, Prusak, Rayfield, Reardon, Salinas, Sanchez, Schouten, Smith Warner, Sollman, Speaker Kotek, Wilde, Williams, Williamson, Witt.
2019-06-17HouseMotion to refer to Transportation failed. Ayes, 24; Nays, 36--Alonso Leon, Barker, Bynum, Clem, Doherty, Evans, Fahey, Gomberg, Gorsek, Greenlick, Helm, Hernandez, Holvey, Keny-Guyer, Lively, Marsh, McLain, Meek, Mitchell, Nathanson, Neron, Nosse, Piluso, Power, Prusak, Rayfield, Reardon, Salinas, Sanchez, Schouten, Smith Warner, Sollman, Speaker Kotek, Wilde, Williams, Williamson.
2019-06-17HouseMotion to refer to Health Care failed. Ayes, 22; Nays, 38--Alonso Leon, Barker, Bynum, Clem, Doherty, Evans, Fahey, Gomberg, Gorsek, Greenlick, Helm, Hernandez, Holvey, Keny-Guyer, Lively, Marsh, McKeown, McLain, Meek, Mitchell, Nathanson, Neron, Nosse, Piluso, Power, Prusak, Rayfield, Reardon, Salinas, Sanchez, Schouten, Smith Warner, Sollman, Speaker Kotek, Wilde, Williams, Williamson, Witt.
2019-06-17HouseMotion to rerefer to Ways and Means failed. Ayes, 22; Nays, 37--Alonso Leon, Barker, Bynum, Clem, Doherty, Evans, Fahey, Gomberg, Gorsek, Greenlick, Helm, Hernandez, Holvey, Keny-Guyer, Lively, Marsh, McKeown, McLain, Meek, Mitchell, Nathanson, Neron, Nosse, Piluso, Power, Prusak, Reardon, Salinas, Sanchez, Schouten, Smith Warner, Sollman, Speaker Kotek, Wilde, Williams, Williamson, Witt; Absent, 1--Rayfield.
2019-06-17HouseThird reading. Carried by Power.
2019-06-13HouseSecond reading.
2019-06-12HouseRecommendation: Do pass with amendments and be printed B-Engrossed.
2019-06-12HouseWork Session held.
2019-06-11HouseReturned to Full Committee.
2019-06-11HouseWork Session held.
2019-06-05HousePublic Hearing and Work Session held.
2019-06-03HouseAssigned to Subcommittee On Natural Resources.
2019-05-21HouseReferred to Ways and Means by order of Speaker.
2019-05-21HouseRecommendation: Do pass with amendments, be printed A-Engrossed, and be referred to Ways and Means.
2019-05-17HouseWork Session held.
2019-05-13HouseWork Session held.
2019-05-10HouseWork Session held.
2019-05-06HouseWork Session held.
2019-05-03HouseWork Session held.
2019-04-29HouseWork Session cancelled.
2019-04-12HouseWork Session cancelled.
2019-04-05HouseWork Session held.
2019-04-01HouseWork Session held.
2019-03-29HouseWork Session held.
2019-03-25HouseWork Session held.
2019-03-02HousePublic Hearing held.
2019-03-01HousePublic Hearing held.
2019-02-25HousePublic Hearing held.
2019-02-23HousePublic Hearing held.
2019-02-22HousePublic Hearing held.
2019-02-18HousePublic Hearing held.
2019-02-15HousePublic Hearing held.
2019-02-11HouseInformational Meeting held.
2019-02-08HouseInformational Meeting held.
2019-02-04HouseReferred to Carbon Reduction.
2019-02-04HouseFirst reading. Referred to Speaker's desk.

Oregon State Sources

TypeSource
Summaryhttps://olis.leg.state.or.us/liz/2019R1/Measures/Overview/HB2020
Texthttps://olis.leg.state.or.us/liz/2019R1/Downloads/MeasureDocument/HB2020/Introduced
Texthttps://olis.leg.state.or.us/liz/2019R1/Downloads/MeasureDocument/HB2020/House%20Amendments%20to%20Introduced
Texthttps://olis.leg.state.or.us/liz/2019R1/Downloads/MeasureDocument/HB2020/A-Engrossed
Texthttps://olis.leg.state.or.us/liz/2019R1/Downloads/MeasureDocument/HB2020/House%20Amendments%20to%20A-Engrossed
Texthttps://olis.leg.state.or.us/liz/2019R1/Downloads/MeasureDocument/HB2020/B-Engrossed
Roll Callhttps://olis.leg.state.or.us/liz/2019R1/CommitteeReports/MajorityReport/29543
Roll Callhttps://olis.leg.state.or.us/liz/2019R1/CommitteeReports/MajorityReport/29929
Roll Callhttps://olis.leg.state.or.us/liz/2019R1/Measures/MeasureVotes?id=475595
Roll Callhttps://olis.leg.state.or.us/liz/2019R1/Measures/MeasureVotes?id=475598
Roll Callhttps://olis.leg.state.or.us/liz/2019R1/Measures/MeasureVotes?id=475600
Roll Callhttps://olis.leg.state.or.us/liz/2019R1/Measures/MeasureVotes?id=475601
Roll Callhttps://olis.leg.state.or.us/liz/2019R1/Measures/MeasureVotes?id=475607
Roll Callhttps://olis.leg.state.or.us/liz/2019R1/Measures/MeasureVotes?id=475608
Roll Callhttps://olis.leg.state.or.us/liz/2019R1/Measures/MeasureVotes?id=475630
Roll Callhttps://olis.leg.state.or.us/liz/2019R1/Measures/MeasureVotes?id=477483

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