RI H5446 | 2019 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 2-0)
Status: Introduced on February 14 2019 - 25% progression, died in committee
Action: 2019-02-28 - Committee recommended measure be held for further study
Pending: House Environment and Natural Resources Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Makes changes to the membership of the energy facilities siting board by increasing the size of the board from three (3) to seven (7) members for certain applications, and also imposes additional requirements on applicants for energy facilities.

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Energy Facility Siting Act



2019-02-28HouseCommittee recommended measure be held for further study
2019-02-15HouseScheduled for hearing and/or consideration (02/28/2019)
2019-02-14HouseIntroduced, referred to House Environment and Natural Resources

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