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SB 154 - Withdrawing from the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative - Key Vote

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Legislation - Veto Override Failed (Senate) (15-9) - (Key vote)

Title: Withdrawing from the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to override a veto of a bill that repeals New Hampshire's Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative cap and trade program, effective January 1, 2012.

Highlights:
  • Repeals New Hampshire's Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative cap and trade program, effective January 1, 2012 (Sec. 38).
  • Requires that all funds remaining in the Greenhouse Gas Emissions Reduction Fund as of July 1, 2011 be allocated to electrical distribution companies for the purpose of funding CORE energy efficiency programs (Sec. 37).
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NOTE: A TWO-THIRDS MAJORITY OF THOSE PRESENT AND VOTING IS REQUIRED TO OVERRIDE A GOVERNOR'S VETO.

Legislation - Vetoed (Executive) -

Title: Withdrawing from the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative

Legislation - Concurrence Vote Passed (Senate) (14-9) -
Legislation - Bill Passed With Amendment (House) -
Legislation - Bill Passed (Senate) -
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Title: Withdrawing from the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initative

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