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SB 185 - State Regulation of Wind Energy Systems - Key Vote

Wisconsin Key Votes

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Legislation - Signed (Executive) -

Title: State Regulation of Wind Energy Systems

Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (65-31) - (Key vote)

Title: State Regulation of Wind Energy Systems

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that requires the Public Service Commission to make rules that specify the restrictions a political subdivision may impose on the installation or use of a wind energy system.

Highlights:
-Prohibits political subdivisions from placing restrictions on the installation or use of a wind energy system that are more restrictive than the rules issued by the Public Service Commission (Sec. 3).
Note:

NOTE: THIS IS A SUBSTITUTE AMENDMENT, WHICH REPLACES THE ENTIRE TEXT OF THE LEGISLATION WITH A NEW TEXT. THE DEGREE TO WHICH THE SUBSTITUTE BILL TEXT DIFFERS FROM THE PREVIOUS VERSION OF THE TEXT CAN VARY GREATLY.

Legislation - Bill Passed (Senate) (23-9) -
Legislation - Introduced (Senate) - (Key vote)

Title: State Regulation of Wind Energy Systems

Sponsors

Co-sponsors

  • Spencer Black (WI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Steve Hilgenberg (WI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Mark R. Honadel (WI - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Louis John Molepske Jr. (WI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Phil Montgomery (WI - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Joseph T. 'Joe' Parisi (WI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Mark Pocan (WI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Kelda Helen Roys (WI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Jeffrey E. 'Jeff' Smith (WI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • James R. 'Jim' Soletski (WI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Richard J. 'Dick' Spanbauer (WI - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Jeffrey A. 'Jeff' Stone (WI - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Scott E. Suder (WI - R) (Out Of Office)
  • John F. Townsend (WI - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Jeffrey 'Jeff' Wood (WI - I) (Out Of Office)
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