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HB 1673 - Reduction of Mercury Emissions - Key Vote

New Hampshire Key Votes

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Legislation - Bill Passed (Senate) (22-2) - (Key vote)

Title: Reduction of Mercury Emissions

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that requires coal-burning power plants to reduce mercury emissions by a minimum of 80 percent through the installation of scrubber technology by July 1, 2013. The bill authorizes the Department of Environmental Sciences to provide economic incentives for those who install scrubber technology early and reduce mercury emissions.

Legislation - Bill Passed (House) -
Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Reduction of Mercury Emissions

Sponsors

  • Lawrence C. 'Larry' Ross (NH - R) (Out Of Office)

Co-sponsors

  • Peter Hoe Burling (NH - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Richard P. 'Dick' Green (NH - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Carl R. Johnson (NH - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Roy D. Maxfield (NH - R) (Out Of Office)
  • James G. 'Jay' Phinizy (NH - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Lee G. Slocum (NH - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Margaret 'Maggie' Wood Hassan (NH - D) (Out Of Office)
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