2018 Regular Session
|At the request of:||(at the request of Senate Interim Committee on Business and Transportation)|
|Bill Title:||Relating to State Department of Energy; declaring an emergency.|
Establishes Oregon Energy Commission as policy and rulemaking body for State Department of Energy.
Transfers certain duties of State Department of Energy and Director of State Department of Energy to commission. Modifies state energy policy. Modifies general duties of department. Requires department to develop statewide strategic energy plan. Requires commission to adopt plan no later than January 1, 2021. Requires department to present draft plan to Legislative Assembly no later than September 15, 2020. Requires commission to periodically review and update plan. Modifies biennial comprehensive energy report requirements. Becomes operative July 1, 2019. Declares emergency, effective on passage.
|Fiscal Impact:||May Have Fiscal Impact, But No Statement Yet Issued|
|Revenue Impact:||May Have Revenue Impact, But No Statement Yet Issued|
|Measure Analysis:||Staff Measure Summary / Impact Statements|
|Current Location:||In Senate Committee|
|Current Committee:||Senate Committee On Business and Transportation|
|Potential Conflicts of Interest/Vote Explanations:||Potential Conflicts of Interest/Vote Explanation Documents|