HB 3375

  • Oregon House Bill
  • 2021 Regular Session
  • Introduced in House Apr 28, 2021
  • Passed House Apr 28, 2021
  • Senate
  • Governor

Relating to floating offshore wind energy; prescribing an effective date.

Abstract

Establishes goal of planning for development of up to three gigawatts of commercial scale] floating offshore wind energy projects within federal waters off Oregon Coast by 2030. Establishes policy position of State of Oregon related to offshore energy research and development in federal waters off Oregon Coast. Establishes Task Force on Floating Offshore Wind Energy. Requires task force to develop floating offshore wind development strategic plan and to submit plan to interim committees of Legislative Assembly related to energy no later than September 15, 2022. Sunsets December 31, 2022.] Directs State Department of Energy to conduct literature review on benefits and challenges of integrating up to three gigawatts of floating offshore wind energy into Oregon's electric grid by 2030. Directs department to submit report on findings to appropriate interim committees of Legislative Assembly no later than September 15, 2022. Sunsets January 2, 2023. Takes effect on 91st day following adjournment sine die.

Bill Sponsors (12)

Votes


Actions


Apr 29, 2021

Senate

Referred to Energy and Environment.

Apr 28, 2021

Senate

First reading. Referred to President's desk.

Apr 28, 2021

House

Third reading. Carried by Smith DB. Passed.

Apr 26, 2021

House

Second reading.

Apr 16, 2021

House

Subsequent referral to Ways and Means rescinded by order of the Speaker.

Apr 16, 2021

House

Recommendation: Do pass with amendments, be printed A-Engrossed, and subsequent referral to Ways and Means be rescinded.

Apr 12, 2021

House

Work Session held.

Mar 31, 2021

House

Public Hearing held.

Mar 18, 2021

House

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

Mar 16, 2021

House

First reading. Referred to Speaker's desk.

Bill Text

Bill Text Versions Format
A-Engrossed PDF
House Amendments to Introduced PDF
Introduced PDF
HEE Amendment -2 PDF

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