RI H5897 | 2017 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 4-1)
Status: Introduced on March 9 2017 - 25% progression, died in committee
Action: 2017-05-17 - Committee recommended measure be held for further study
Pending: House Finance Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Prevents the energy facility siting board from proceeding to final hearing or issuing a final decision if one or more of the designated agencies inform the siting board that they are unable to form an advisory opinion due the conduct of the applicant.

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Energy Facility Siting Act



2017-05-17HouseCommittee recommended measure be held for further study
2017-05-12HouseScheduled for hearing and/or consideration (05/17/2017)
2017-03-31HouseCommittee transferred to House Finance
2017-03-20HouseCommittee transferred to House Environment and Natural Resources
2017-03-20HouseCommittee postponed at request of sponsor (03/21/2017)
2017-03-17HouseScheduled for hearing and/or consideration
2017-03-09HouseIntroduced, referred to House Corporations


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