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HB 550 - Prohibits Enforcement of Federal Greenhouse Gas Regulatory Program - Key Vote

Montana Key Votes

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Legislation - Referred to Committee (Senate) -
Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (68-31) - (Key vote)

Title: Prohibits Enforcement of Federal Greenhouse Gas Regulatory Program

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that prohibits any state agency from implementing or enforcing a federal greenhouse gas regulatory program.

Highlights:
  • Prohibits any agency of the state of Montana from implementing or enforcing any federal regulation, rule, or policy related to a federal greenhouse regulatory program (Sec. 2).
  • Prohibits state employees from participating on a board, study commission or related entity assigned to recommend provisions to implement any federal greenhouse gas regulatory program (Sec. 2).
  • Exempts the following from the provisions of this act (Sec. 2):
    • Voluntary actions taken by individuals to reduce greenhouse gas emissions;
    • The state requirement to report motor vehicle emissions; and
    • The public service commission's approval of an electricity supply resource.
Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Prohibits Enforcement of Federal Greenhouse Gas Regulatory Program

Committee Sponsors

Sponsors

  • Joe Read (MT - R) (Out Of Office)
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