State-owned buildings; energy audits required thereof. (SB568)

Introduced By

Sen. Mary Margaret Whipple (D-Arlington)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Department of General Services; energy audits for state buildings. Requires the Department of General Services to establish a program to require every state-owned building to undergo an energy audit before December 30, 2008. After the completion of each energy audit, the Division shall develop an implementation plan to address energy conservation measures recommended by such audit. The bill defines "energy audit" as a determination of the energy consumption characteristics of a building by identifying the type, amount, and rate of energy consumption of the building and its major energy systems. Read the Bill »


02/08/2006: Failed to Pass in Committee


01/11/2006Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/06 065671844
01/11/2006Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
01/25/2006Fiscal impact statement from DPB (SB568)
02/08/2006Continued to 2007 in General Laws and Technology (15-Y 0-N)