OR HB4126 | 2014 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Passed on April 8 2014 - 100% progression
Action: 2014-04-08 - Chapter 100, (2014 Laws): Effective date January 1, 2015.
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [PDF]


Allows consumer-owned utilities to use certain amount of unbundled renewable energy certificates to meet renewable portfolio standard under certain circumstances. Directs Public Utility Commission to conduct study on allowing electric companies to offer voluntary renewable energy tariffs to nonresidential customers. Specifies factors for commission to consider, including impact that such tariffs would have on other customers. Authorizes such tariffs upon commission determination to allow such tariffs. Specifies that all costs associated with tariff are borne by nonresidential customer receiving services under tariff.

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Relating to utilities.


Roll Calls

2014-02-28 - Senate - Senate Third Reading (Y: 29 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2014-02-25 - Senate - Senate Committee Do pass the A-Eng bill (Y: 6 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2014-02-11 - House - House Third Reading (Y: 60 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2014-02-06 - House - House Committee Do pass as amended and be printed engrossed (Y: 9 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]


2014-04-08HouseChapter 100, (2014 Laws): Effective date January 1, 2015.
2014-04-01HouseGovernor signed.
2014-03-04SenatePresident signed.
2014-03-04HouseSpeaker signed.
2014-02-28SenateThird reading. Carried by Beyer. Passed.Ayes, 29; excused, 1--Boquist.
2014-02-27SenateSecond reading.
2014-02-27SenateRecommendation: Do pass the A-Eng. bill.
2014-02-25SenatePublic Hearing and Work Session held.
2014-02-13SenateReferred to Business and Transportation.
2014-02-12SenateFirst reading. Referred to President's desk.
2014-02-11HouseThird reading. Carried by Smith. Passed.Ayes, 60.
2014-02-10HouseSecond reading.
2014-02-10HouseRecommendation: Do pass with amendments and be printed A-Engrossed.
2014-02-06HousePublic Hearing and Work Session held.
2014-02-03HouseReferred to Energy and Environment.
2014-02-03HouseFirst reading. Referred to Speaker's desk.

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Bill Comments