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2022 Legislative Priorities

2022 Priority Bills

Climate & Clean Energy

Cat Number Title House Senate GA / Gov updated
Support climate HB 71 Campaign finance; prohibited contributions to candidates, Phase I Utility and Phase II Utility. Left 2/15/22
Support climate HB 471 State agencies and localities; solar-ready roof requirements, etc. Left 2/15/22
Support climate HB 588 Electric utilities; adjustment of rates. Stricken 1/26/22
Support climate HB 664 Public utilities; delay of termination of service, serious medical condition, report. Left 2/15/22
Support climate HB 1288 Public utilities; rate review by the State Corporation Commission. Continued 2/2/22
Support climate SB 45 Campaign finance; prohibited contributions to candidates. PBI 2/2/22
Support climate SB 290 State agencies and localities; solar-ready roof requirements, etc. Defeated Passed 2/25/22
Support climate SB 568 Campaign finance; prohibited contributions to candidates; civil penalty. PBI 2/1/22
Oppose climate HB 5 Flood Relief Fund; established. Tabled 2/12/22
Oppose climate HB 73 Electric utilities; definitions, aggregate capacity requirements for renewable energy facilities. Passed PBI 2/28/22
Oppose climate HB 74 Clean Economy Act; non-bypassable charges, energy-intensive trade-exposed (EITE) industries Passed PBI 2/28/22
Oppose climate HB 118 Electric utilities; regulation, development of renewable energy facilities. Passed PBI 2/28/22
Oppose climate HB 202 Solar facilities; permit by rule. Left 2/15/22
Oppose climate HB 206 Small renewable energy projects; impact on natural resources. Passed Passed Signed 4/12/22
Oppose climate HB 558 Natural gas, biogas, and other gas sources of energy; definitions, energy conservation. Passed Passed Enrolled 3/28/22
Oppose climate HB 656 Coal refuse energy and reclamation tax credit. Left 2/15/22
Oppose climate HB 657 Public utilities; waste coal and certain coal-fired electric generating units. Passed Passed Enrolled 3/28/22
Oppose climate HB 839 Electric utilities; recovery of costs; rate adjustment clause proceedings; construction/facilities. Continued 1/26/22
Oppose climate HB 892 Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI); preexisting contracts. Passed PBI 3/2/22
Oppose climate HB 894 Generation of electricity and energy development in the Commonwealth. Passed Passed Signed 4/12/22
Oppose climate HB 1204 Renewable energy certificates; certain requirements prohibited. Passed Passed Signed 4/12/22
Oppose climate HB 1257 Natural gas utilities; retail supply choice. Passed Passed Conf. Comm. 3/28/22
Oppose climate HB 1301 Clean Energy and Community Flood Preparedness Act; repeals Act. Passed PBI 2/23/22
Oppose climate HB 1326 Electric utilities; removal of waste coal from previously mined sites. Passed Passed Signed 4/12/22
Oppose climate SB 120 Public utilities; waste coal and certain coal-fired electric generating units. Passed Passed Enrolled 3/28/22
Oppose climate SB 532 Clean Energy and Community Flood Preparedness Act. PBI 2/8/22
Oppose climate SB 565 Natural gas, biogas, and other gas sources of energy; definitions, energy conservation. Passed Passed Enrolled 3/28/22
Oppose climate SB 695 Low-emissions and zero-emissions vehicle standards; repeals certain authority. Stricken 2/8/22

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