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BILL AS INTRODUCED 2007-2008

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S.149

Introduced by Senator Lyons of Chittenden District

Referred to Committee on

Date:

Subject:  Commercial building energy standards

Statement of purpose:  This bill proposes to make it clear that commercial building energy standards apply to commercial buildings for which no permit application has been filed by January 1, 2007.

AN ACT RELATING TO IMPLEMENTATION OF COMMERCIAL BUILDING ENERGY STANDARDS

It is hereby enacted by the General Assembly of the State of Vermont:

Sec. 1.  21 V.S.A. § 268(b) is amended to read:

(b)  Adoption of commercial building energy standards.  Commercial building construction with respect to which no state or local permit application has been submitted on or after by January 1, 2007 shall be in compliance with the standards contained in the 2005 Vermont Guidelines for Energy Efficient Commercial Construction, as those standards may be amended by administrative rule adopted by the commissioner of public service.



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The Vermont General Assembly
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Montpelier, Vermont


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