SB125 (2017) Detail

(New Title) establishing a committee to study transmission, distribution, generation, and other costs in the state's electricity system.


CHAPTER 83

SB 125 - FINAL VERSION

 

02/09/2017   0283s

04/27/2017   1564EBA

2017 SESSION

17-0925

06/01

 

SENATE BILL 125

 

AN ACT establishing a committee to study transmission, distribution, generation, and other costs in the state's electricity system.

 

SPONSORS: Sen. Avard, Dist 12; Sen. Bradley, Dist 3; Sen. Daniels, Dist 11; Sen. Giuda, Dist 2; Rep. Seidel, Hills. 28; Rep. Burt, Hills. 39; Rep. O'Day, Ches. 11; Rep. Carr, Hills. 26; Rep. Lewicke, Hills. 26

 

COMMITTEE: Energy and Natural Resources

 

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AMENDED ANALYSIS

 

This bill establishes a committee to study transmission, distribution, generation, and other costs in the state's electricity system.

 

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Explanation: Matter added to current law appears in bold italics.

Matter removed from current law appears [in brackets and struckthrough.]

Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

02/09/2017   0283s

04/27/2017   1564EBA 17-0925

06/01

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Seventeen

 

AN ACT establishing a committee to study transmission, distribution, generation, and other costs in the state's electricity system.

 

Be it Enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court convened:

 

83:1  Committee Established.  There is established a committee to study transmission, distribution, generation, and other costs in the state's electricity system.

83:2  Membership and Compensation.

I.  The members of the committee shall be as follows:

(a)  Two members of the senate, one representing the minority party, and one representing the majority party, one of whom shall be a member of the energy and natural resources committee appointed by the president of the senate.

(b)  Three members of the house of representatives, one representing the minority party and two of whom shall be members of the science, technology and energy committee appointed by the speaker of the house of representatives.

II.  Members of the committee shall receive mileage at the legislative rate when attending to the duties of the committee.

83:3  Duties.  The committee shall:

I.  Study ways to mitigate the cost of electricity in New Hampshire.

II.  Solicit the testimony of outside experts.

83:4  Chairperson; Quorum.  The members of the study committee shall elect a chairperson from among the members.  The first meeting of the committee shall be called by the first-named senate member.  The first meeting of the committee shall be held within 45 days of the effective date of this section.  Four members of the committee shall constitute a quorum.

83:5  Report.  The committee shall report its findings and any recommendations for proposed legislation to the president of the senate, the speaker of the house of representatives, the senate clerk, the house clerk, the governor, and the state library on or before November 1, 2017.

83:6  Effective Date.  This act shall take effect upon its passage.

 

Approved: June 02, 2017

Effective Date: June 02, 2017

Links

SB125 at GenCourtMobile

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Feb. 2, 2017 Senate Hearing
Feb. 9, 2017 Senate Floor Vote
March 15, 2017 House Hearing
March 28, 2017 House Exec Session
April 20, 2017 House Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

SB125 Revision: 1546 Date: June 6, 2017, 11:52 a.m.
SB125 Revision: 1547 Date: May 3, 2017, 1:18 p.m.
SB125 Revision: 1548 Date: March 30, 2017, 12:54 p.m.
SB125 Revision: 1549 Date: Jan. 24, 2017, 11:31 a.m.

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 19, 2017 Introduced 01/19/2017 and Referred to Energy and Natural Resources; SJ 5
Feb. 2, 2017 Hearing: 02/02/2017, Room 103, SH, 01:15 pm; SC 8
Feb. 9, 2017 Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2017-0283ss, 02/09/2017; SC 9
Feb. 9, 2017 Committee Amendment # 2017-0283s, AA, VV; 02/09/2017; SJ 5
Feb. 9, 2017 Ought to Pass with Amendment 2017-0283s, MA, VV; OT3rdg; 02/09/2017; SJ 5
Feb. 16, 2017 Introduced 02/16/2017 and referred to Science, Technology and Energy HJ 8 P. 45
March 15, 2017 Public Hearing: 03/15/2017 02:00 PM LOB 304
March 22, 2017 Full Committee Work Session: 03/22/2017 01:30 PM LOB 304
March 28, 2017 Executive Session: 03/28/2017 01:30 PM LOB 304
April 20, 2017 Committee Report: Ought to Pass for 04/20/2017 (Vote 15-4; RC) HC 20 P. 9
April 20, 2017 Ought to Pass: MA VV 04/20/2017 HJ 14 P. 15
April 20, 2017 Enrolled Bill Amendment # 2017-1564e: AA VV 04/20/2017 HJ 14 P. 25
April 27, 2017 Enrolled Bill Amendment # 2017-1564e Adopted, VV, (In recess of 04/27/2017); SJ 16
May 4, 2017 Enrolled 05/04/2017 HJ 15 P. 47
April 27, 2017 Enrolled (In recess 04/27/2017); SJ 16
June 2, 2017 Signed by the Governor on 06/02/2017; Chapter 0083; Effective 06/02/2017