WY HB0072 | 2010 | Budget Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Republican 5-2)
Status: Passed on March 10 2010 - 100% progression
Action: 2010-03-10 - Assigned Chapter Number
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [PDF]


AN ACT relating to siting and regulation of wind energy facilities; requiring permitting by boards of county commissioners; establishing minimum standards for wind energy facilities; providing for the review of county permitting decisions; allowing counties to adopt requirements; providing for referrals to the industrial siting council; amending the industrial siting council's jurisdiction; requiring rulemaking; providing penalties; requiring fees; requiring financial assurances; providing an appropriation; authorizing the reclassification and filling of a vacant position; requiring counties to promulgate rules; providing conforming provisions; and providing for an effective date.

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Regulation of wind energy facilities.


Roll Calls

2010-03-05 - Senate - S Adopted HB0072JC01 (Y: 25 N: 2 NV: 0 Abs: 3) [PASS]
2010-03-03 - Senate - S Passed 3rd Reading (Y: 30 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2010-02-26 - Senate - S02 Recommended Do Pass (Y: 5 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2010-02-26 - Senate - S09 Recommended Amend and Do Pass (Y: 5 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2010-02-12 - House - H09 Recommended Amend and Do Pass (Y: 9 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
1969-12-31 - Senate - Delete the Hunnicutt, Bebout Second Reading Amendment (HB0072S2001/AE) entirely. PERKINS (Y: 11 N: 18 NV: 1 Abs: 0) [FAIL]


2010-03-10 Assigned Chapter Number
2010-03-10 Governor Signed HEA No. 0064
2010-03-05 (S) President Signed HEA No. 0064
2010-03-05 (H) Speaker Signed HEA No. 0064
2010-03-05 Assigned Number HEA No. 0064
2010-03-05 (S) Adopted HB0072JC01
2010-03-05 (H) Adopted HB0072JC01
2010-03-04 (S) Appointed JCC01 Members
2010-03-04 (H) Appointed JCC01 Members
2010-03-04 (H) Did Not Concur
2010-03-04 (H) Received for Concurrence
2010-03-03 (S) Passed 3rd Reading
2010-03-02 (S) Passed 2nd Reading
2010-03-01 (S) Passed CoW
2010-02-26 (S) Placed on General File
2010-02-26 (S02) Recommended Do Pass
2010-02-26 (S) Rereferred to S02
2010-02-26 (S) Placed on General File
2010-02-26 (S09) Recommended Amend and Do Pass
2010-02-23 (S) Introduced and Referred to S09
2010-02-23 (S) Received for Introduction
2010-02-22 (H) Passed 3rd Reading
2010-02-19 (H) Passed 2nd Reading
2010-02-18 (H) Passed CoW
2010-02-17 (H) Placed on General File
2010-02-17 (H02) Recommended Amend and Do Pass
2010-02-15 (H) Rereferred to H02
2010-02-12 (H) Placed on General File
2010-02-12 (H09) Recommended Amend and Do Pass
2010-02-10 (H) Introduced and Referred to H09
2010-02-09 (H) Received for Introduction
2010-02-08 Bill Number Assigned

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