Climate and Clean Energy Working Group

2022 Legislative Priorities

2022 Priority Bills

Climate & Clean Energy

Cat Number Title House Senate Chief Patron updated
Support climate HB 71 Campaign finance; prohibited contributions to candidates, Phase I Utility and Phase II Utility. Sub Lee Ware (R-HD65) 1/24/22
Support climate HB 206 Small renewable energy projects; impact on natural resources. Comm Michael Webert (R-HD18) 1/18/22
Support climate HB 471 State agencies and localities; solar-ready roof requirements, etc. Sub Suhas Subramanyam (D-HD87) 1/24/22
Support climate HB 588 Electric utilities; adjustment of rates. Sub Sally Hudson (D-HD57) 1/24/22
Support climate HB 1288 Public utilities; rate review by the State Corporation Commission. Comm Sally Hudson (D-HD57) 1/24/22
Support climate SB 45 Campaign finance; prohibited contributions to candidates. Comm Chap Petersen (D-SD34) 1/24/22
Support climate SB 290 State agencies and localities; solar-ready roof requirements, etc. Comm Barbara A. Favola (D-SD31) 1/23/22
Support climate SB 568 Campaign finance; prohibited contributions to candidates; civil penalty. Comm Richard Stuart (R-SD28) 1/17/22
Oppose climate HB 5 Flood Relief Fund; established. Comm James Morefield (R-HD3) 1/16/22
Oppose climate HB 73 Electric utilities; definitions, aggregate capacity requirements for renewable energy facilities. Comm Lee Ware (R-HD65) 1/16/22
Oppose climate HB 74 Clean Economy Act; non-bypassable charges, energy-intensive trade-exposed (EITE) industries Comm Lee Ware (R-HD65) 1/16/22
Oppose climate HB 118 Electric utilities; regulation, development of renewable energy facilities. Comm Nicholas Freitas (R-HD30) 1/22/22
Oppose climate HB 202 Solar facilities; permit by rule. Comm Michael Webert (R-HD18) 1/22/22
Oppose climate HB 656 Coal refuse energy and reclamation tax credit. Sub William Wampler (R-HD4) 1/24/22
Oppose climate HB 657 Public utilities; waste coal and certain coal-fired electric generating units. Comm William Wampler (R-HD4) 1/22/22
Oppose climate HB 839 Electric utilities; recovery of costs; rate adjustment clause proceedings; construction/facilities. Comm Tony Wilt (R-HD26) 1/22/22
Oppose climate HB 894 Generation of electricity and energy development in the Commonwealth. Comm Terry Kilgore (R-HD1) 1/22/22
Oppose climate SB 120 Public utilities; waste coal and certain coal-fired electric generating units. Sub Travis Hackworth (R-SD38) 1/24/22
Oppose climate SB 532 Clean Energy and Community Flood Preparedness Act. Comm Richard Stuart (R-SD28) 1/23/22

All 2022 priority legislation | 2021 Priority Legislation | 2020 Priority Legislation

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Resources

State Climate Policy Dashboard, Climate X-Change.
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