HB 183 - AS AMENDED BY THE HOUSE
HOUSE BILL 183
SPONSORS: Rep. P. Schmidt, Straf. 19; Rep. Moffett, Merr. 9
COMMITTEE: Science, Technology and Energy
This bill establishes a committee to study the applications of microgrids in New Hampshire and changes in law necessary to allow for microgrids in electricity supply.
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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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.
14Mar2019... 0561h 19-0136
STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE
In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Nineteen
Be it Enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court convened:
2 Membership and Compensation.
I. The members of the committee shall be as follows:
(a) Four members of the house of representatives, appointed by the speaker of the house of representatives.
(b) One member of the senate, appointed by the president of the senate.
II. Members of the committee shall receive mileage at the legislative rate when attending to the duties of the committee.
3 Duties. The committee shall study the applications of microgrids in New Hampshire and changes in law necessary to allow for microgrids in electricity supply, with a view to both near-term and long-term applications in the state. For this purpose, the committee shall consult with representatives of utility companies, companies involved with microgrid development, and members of the general public with specific knowledge regarding microgrids and their benefits, as well as obstacles to their deployment.
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 house member. The first meeting of the committee shall be held within 45 days of the effective date of this section. Three members of the committee shall constitute a quorum.
5 Report. The committee shall report its findings and any recommendations for proposed legislation to the speaker of the house of representatives, the president of the senate, the house clerk, the senate clerk, the governor, and the state library on or before November 1, 2019.
|Jan. 2, 2019||Introduced 01/02/2019 and referred to Science, Technology and Energy HJ 2 P. 40|
|Jan. 30, 2019||Public Hearing: 01/30/2019 10:15 am LOB 304|
|Feb. 19, 2019||Executive Session: 02/19/2019 02:00 pm LOB 304|
|March 7, 2019||Majority Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2019-0561h (NT) for 03/07/2019 (Vote 12-8; RC) HC 14 P. 18|
|Majority Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2019-0561h (NT) (Vote 12-8; RC)|
|Minority Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate|
|Special Order to 03/14/2019 Without Objection|
|March 14, 2019||Amendment # 2019-0561h (NT): AA VV 03/14/2019|
|March 14, 2019||Ought to Pass with Amendment 2019-0561h (NT): MA DV 206-132 03/14/2019|
|March 21, 2019||Introduced 03/21/2019 and Referred to Energy and Natural Resources; SJ 10|
|Jan. 30, 2019||House||Hearing|
|Feb. 19, 2019||House||Exec Session|
|March 7, 2019||House||Floor Vote|
|March 14, 2019||House||Floor Vote|