Bills Referred Today for 3/17/2011



March 17, 2011

Committee referral on the following:

SB 454 Ellis

Relating to improving state energy conservation, including through the use of thermostat settings and building efficiency.

Natural Resources

SB 457 Ellis

Relating to minimum efficiency standards for certain products; providing a civil penalty.

Natural Resources

SB 459 Seliger

Relating to voluntary assessment of property owners by a municipality to finance water or energy efficiency improvements.

Intergovernmental Relations

SB 492 Fraser/ et al.

Relating to the creation of a distributed solar generation incentive program.

Natural Resources

SB 552 Carona

Relating to the creation of the Energy Efficiency Coordination Council and to statewide energy efficiency; providing penalties.

Natural Resources

SB 619 Rodriguez

Relating to requiring solar panels to be offered by certain builders of new homes.

Business & Commerce

SB 898 Carona

Relating to energy efficiency programs in institutions of higher education and certain governmental entities.

Business & Commerce

SB 908 Fraser

Relating to requirements for businesses that offer plastic checkout bags to customers.

Natural Resources

SB 924 Carona

Relating to energy efficiency reports by municipally owned utilities and electric cooperatives.

Business & Commerce

SB 937 Lucio

Relating to priorities for restoration of electric service following an extended power outage.

Business & Commerce

SB 940 Estes

Relating to competition in the electric utility market of certain municipalities.

Business & Commerce

SB 943 Carona

Relating to the classification and use of energy storage equipment or facilities and the provision of studies and reports regarding energy storage equipment or those facilities.

Business & Commerce

SB 948 Davis

Relating to the requirement that electric utilities offer a standard retail service package on a standard form with standard terms to a customer.

Business & Commerce

SB 950 Davis

Relating to retail electric provider customer choice information.

Business & Commerce

SB 979 Carona

Relating to energy efficiency market emission reduction credit programs established by emission reduction credit organizations.

Natural Resources

SB 981 Carona

Relating to the regulation of distributed generation of electricity.

Business & Commerce

Committee re-referral on the following:

SB 825 Lucio

Relating to the provision of affordable housing in rural communities and small municipalities.

Re-referred from Intergovernmental Relations to International Relations & Trade

SB 992 Lucio

Relating to allocation of loans made under the owner-builder loan program.

Re-referred from Intergovernmental Relations to International Relations & Trade

SB 1167 Carona

Relating to cemeteries and perpetual care cemetery corporations.

Re-referred from Health & Human Services to Business & Commerce