SB 18-003

  • Colorado Senate Bill
  • 2018 Regular Session
  • Introduced in Senate Feb 27, 2018
  • Passed Senate Feb 22, 2018
  • Passed House Apr 19, 2018
  • Signed by Governor Jun 01, 2018

Colorado Energy Office

Abstract

Section 1 of the bill repeals the wind for schools grant program. Section 2 repeals the renewable energy and energy efficiency for schools loan program. Section 3 removes the Colorado energy office's (office) involvement with the forest service and the air quality control commission to support the increased use of woody biomass in bio-heating. Section 4 removes the office's involvement in grants with the Colorado energy research institute for the development of a central resource for building trade professionals. Section 5 : Specifies nuclear and hydroelectric power as a cleaner energy source that the office should promote; Adds energy storage systems as items that the office should promote; Adds propane as a traditional energy source that the office should promote; Amends the office's requirement to develop and encourage increased utilization of energy curricula, and expands the collaborative groups to include the energy industry and executive departments; and Repeals certain programs for which the office is responsible. Section 6 renames the clean and renewable energy fund as the energy fund and adds the authority to spend the money in the fund for educating the general public on energy issues and opportunities. Section 7 removes the requirement that the funds used in the innovative energy fund for grants or loans shall be limited to innovative energy efficiency projects and policy development. Section 8 repeals the office's authority to submit a proposal for credentialing photovoltaic installers. Section 9 repeals the green building incentive pilot program. Section 10 repeals the 'Colorado Clean Energy Finance Program Act'. Section 11 removes the office's responsibility to maintain a list of solar installers and instead requires the list to be maintained by the Colorado solar energy industries association, or a successor organization, and removes the requirement for the office to offer training on solar installations. Section 12 removes an obsolete section of law pertaining to a computer system for tracking the movement of gasoline or special fuel in the state. Section 13 removes the office as the administrator of the Colorado carbon fund special license plate. Section 14 makes conforming amendments.(Note: This summary applies to the reengrossed version of this bill as introduced in the second house.) , Read More

Bill Sponsors (3)

Votes


Actions


Jun 01, 2018

Office of the Governor

Governor Signed

May 03, 2018

Office of the Governor

Sent to the Governor

May 02, 2018

House

Signed by the Speaker of the House

May 01, 2018

Senate

Signed by the President of the Senate

Apr 19, 2018

House

House Third Reading Passed - No Amendments

Apr 18, 2018

House

House Second Reading Passed - No Amendments

Apr 16, 2018

House

House Second Reading Laid Over Daily - No Amendments

Apr 11, 2018

House

House Committee on Transportation & Energy Refer Unamended to House Committee of the Whole

  • Referral-Committee
  • Committee-Passage
Transportation & Energy House Committee of the Whole

Feb 27, 2018

House

Introduced In House - Assigned to Transportation & Energy

  • Introduction
Transportation & Energy

Feb 22, 2018

Senate

Senate Third Reading Passed - No Amendments

Feb 21, 2018

Senate

Senate Second Reading Passed with Amendments - Committee, Floor

Feb 20, 2018

Senate

Senate Second Reading Laid Over Daily - No Amendments

Feb 16, 2018

Senate

Senate Second Reading Laid Over Daily - No Amendments

Feb 14, 2018

Senate

Senate Committee on Appropriations Refer Unamended to Senate Committee of the Whole

  • Referral-Committee
  • Committee-Passage
Appropriations Senate Committee of the Whole

Jan 18, 2018

Senate

Senate Committee on Agriculture, Natural Resources, & Energy Refer Amended to Appropriations

  • Referral-Committee
Appropriations

Jan 10, 2018

Senate

Introduced In Senate - Assigned to Agriculture, Natural Resources, & Energy

  • Introduction
Agriculture, Natural Resources, & Energy

Bill Text

Bill Text Versions Format
Committee Amendment PDF
PA1 (01/19/2018) PDF
Introduced (01/10/2018) PDF
Engrossed (02/21/2018) PDF
Reengrossed (02/22/2018) PDF
Revised (04/18/2018) PDF
Rerevised (04/19/2018) PDF
Final Act (05/02/2018) PDF
Signed Act (06/01/2018) PDF

Related Documents

Document Format
Fiscal Note SA1 (02/14/2018) PDF
Fiscal Note FN1 (01/16/2018) PDF
Fiscal Note FN2 (01/23/2018) PDF
Fiscal Note FN3 (03/08/2018) PDF
Fiscal Note FN4 (09/07/2018) PDF

Sources

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