HB 2618

  • Oregon House Bill
  • 2019 Regular Session
  • Introduced in House Jun 29, 2019
  • Passed House Jun 25, 2019
  • Passed Senate Jun 30, 2019
  • Governor

Relating to solar incentives; and prescribing an effective date.

Abstract

Requires State Department of Energy to adopt by rule program for providing rebates for purchase, construction or installation of residential and certain nonresidential solar electric systems and paired solar and storage systems. Sets forth rebate limits under program. Establishes Rooftop Solar Incentive Fund. Continuously appropriates moneys in fund to department to issue rebates. Limits total amount of rebates issued annually for nonresidential systems. Requires certain amount of rebates issued annually to be for systems installed for low or moderate income residential customers and low-income service providers. Appropriates moneys from General Fund to department for deposit in Rooftop Solar Incentive Fund.] Requires department to submit annual report on program to Legislative Assembly. Sunsets January 2, 2024. Takes effect on 91st day following adjournment sine die.

Bill Sponsors (22)

Ken Helm

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • 34
Primary

David Brock Smith

  • Republican
  • lower
  • 1
Primary

Arnie Roblan

  • Democratic
  • upper
  • 5
Primary

Floyd Prozanski

  • Democratic
  • upper
  • 4
Primary

John Lively

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • 12
Cosponsor

Pam Marsh

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • 5
Cosponsor

Rob Nosse

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • 42
Cosponsor

Karin Power

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • 41
Cosponsor

Jeff Reardon

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • 48
Cosponsor

Andrea Salinas

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • 38
Cosponsor

Brian Boquist

  • Republican
  • upper
  • 12
Cosponsor

Michael Dembrow

  • Democratic
  • upper
  • 23
Cosponsor

Lew Frederick

Cosponsor

Jeff Golden

  • Democratic
  • upper
  • 3
Cosponsor

James Manning Jr.

  • Democratic
  • upper
  • 7
Cosponsor

Sheri Schouten

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • 27
Cosponsor

Marty Wilde

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • 11
Cosponsor

Caddy McKeown

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • 9
Cosponsor

Janeen Sollman

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • 30
Cosponsor

Gary Leif

  • Republican
  • lower
  • 2
Cosponsor

Alissa Keny-Guyer

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • 46
Cosponsor

Julie Fahey

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • 14
Cosponsor

Votes


Actions


Aug 14, 2019

House

Chapter 655, (2019 Laws): Effective date September 29, 2019.

Aug 09, 2019

House

Governor signed.

Jul 03, 2019

Senate

President signed.

Jul 02, 2019

House

Speaker signed.

Jun 30, 2019

Senate

Thatcher declared potential conflict of interest.

Jun 30, 2019

Senate

Rules suspended. Third reading. Carried by Golden. Passed.

Jun 30, 2019

Senate

Rules suspended. Second reading.

Jun 29, 2019

Senate

Recommendation: Do pass the B-Eng. bill.

Jun 29, 2019

Senate

Referred to Ways and Means.

Jun 29, 2019

Senate

First reading. Referred to President's desk.

Jun 25, 2019

House

Third reading. Carried by Helm. Passed.

Jun 25, 2019

House

Rules suspended. Carried over to June 25, 2019 Calendar.

Jun 24, 2019

House

Second reading.

Jun 21, 2019

House

Recommendation: Do pass with amendments and be printed B-Engrossed.

Jun 21, 2019

House

Work Session held.

Jun 21, 2019

House

Work Session held.

Jun 21, 2019

House

Returned to Full Committee.

Jun 14, 2019

House

Assigned to Subcommittee On Capital Construction.

Apr 05, 2019

House

Referred to Ways and Means by prior reference.

Apr 05, 2019

House

Recommendation: Do pass with amendments, be printed A-Engrossed, and be referred to Ways and Means by prior reference.

Apr 02, 2019

House

Work Session held.

Feb 28, 2019

House

Public Hearing held.

Jan 15, 2019

House

Referred to Energy and Environment with subsequent referral to Ways and Means.

Jan 14, 2019

House

First reading. Referred to Speaker's desk.

Bill Text

Bill Text Versions Format
JWM Amendment -A4 PDF
HEE Amendment -1 PDF
Introduced PDF
House Amendments to Introduced PDF
House Amendments to A-Engrossed PDF
Enrolled PDF
B-Engrossed PDF
A-Engrossed PDF

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