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Current Status of a Specific Bill or Resolution
2007-2008 Legislative Session

General:

Bill:  S.0350 
Title:  ENERGY INDEPENDENCE AND ECONOMIC PROSPERITY 
 
Currently:  Enacted Law 
 
Sponsor(s): Shumlin, Peter
Lyons, Virginia "Ginny"
Ayer, Claire
Campbell, John
     More Sponsors...
 
Request No:  08-0716 
Drafter:  Boright 
   
Comments:  Also in PRA #3347 

Senate Status:

Current Status:  SIGNED BY GOVERNOR 
Status Date:  06/11/2008 
   
Date
 
Action
 
Jrn. Page
1st Reading:  01/16/2008    44 
2nd Reading:  04/04/2008  AMEND   516 
3rd Reading:  04/08/2008  PASSED  569 

Senate Committee Reports:

Committee In Date Out Date Report Cal. Action Jrn. JrnDate
S Natural Resources & Energy  01/16/2008  02/28/2008  F/W/A  1189  AMEND  515  04/04/2008 
S Finance  02/28/2008  03/20/2008  F/W/A  1210  AMEND  537  04/04/2008 
S Appropriations  03/20/2008  04/01/2008  W/REC  1210    537   
  04/29/2008  05/01/2008      Agreed to  1583  05/01/2008 

Senate Amendments (Individual):

Member Date Cal. Action Jrn. JrnDate
Lyons/MacDonald  04/01/2008  1210  Agreed to  538  04/04/2008 
Lyons, Virginia "Ginny" V.  04/04/2008    Agreed to  540  04/08/2008 
Kitchel, M. Jane   04/04/2008    Withdrawn  540  04/04/2008 
Lyons, Virginia "Ginny" V.  04/04/2008    Agreed to  540  04/04/2008 
Nitka, Alice W.  04/08/2008  1255  Agreed to  569  04/08/2008 
Illuzzi, Vincent   04/08/2008    Disagreed to  569  04/08/2008 
Kitchel, M. Jane   04/08/2008    Agreed to  570  04/08/2008 
Scott, Philip B.  04/08/2008    Agreed to  573  04/08/2008 
Coppenrath, George R  04/08/2008    Disagreed to  573  04/08/2008 
House  04/29/2008  2305  Disagreed to  1414  04/29/2008 

Senate Roll Call Votes:

Date Question Ayes Nays P/F Jrn JrnDate  
04/08/2008  Shall the bill be amended as recommended by Senator Illuzzi?  11  18  570  04/08/2008  Details
04/08/2008  Shall the bill be amended as recommended by Senator Coppenrath?  27  573  04/08/2008  Details
04/08/2008  Shall the bill pass?  25  573  04/08/2008  Details

House Status:

Current Status:  SIGNED BY GOVERNOR 
Status Date:  06/11/2008 
   
Date
 
Action
 
Jrn. Page
1st Reading:  04/09/2008    891 
2nd Reading:  04/25/2008    1456 
3rd Reading:  04/28/2008  PASSED  1615 

House Committee Reports:

Committee In Date Out Date Report Cal. Action Jrn. JrnDate
               
H Rules  04/09/2008  04/10/2008  RELVD    Agreed to    04/10/2008 
H Natural Resources & Energy  04/10/2008  04/21/2008  F/W/P/A    Agreed to     
H Ways & Means  04/22/2008  04/22/2008  W/REC    Agreed to     
H Appropriations  04/22/2008  04/23/2008  F/W/P/A    Agreed to     

House Amendments (Individual):

There are no House amendments for this bill.

House Roll Call Votes:

There are no House roll calls for this bill.

Conference Committees:

House Members Appointed Senate Members Appointed
Cheney, Margaret  4/29/2008  Lyons, Virginia "Ginny"  4/29/2008 
Lavoie, Kathy LaBelle  4/29/2008  MacDonald, Mark  4/29/2008 
Mitchell, Mark  4/29/2008  Hartwell, Robert  4/29/2008 



Governor's Actions

House and Senate Agreement: 05/01/2008
Sent to Governor: 06/05/2008
Governor's Action: Signed
Date: 06/11/2008
Act No: 0209
EffectiveDate:

Bill Text:

Bill As Introduced
House Proposal of Amendment
As Passed the Senate
Bill As Passed by House and Senate

Act As Enacted into Law
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