Emergency Shelters Upgrade Assistance Grant Fund; established. (SB350)

Introduced By

Sen. Louise Lucas (D-Portsmouth)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Emergency Shelters Upgrade Assistance Grant Fund. Establishes the Emergency Shelters Upgrade Assistance Grant Fund administered by the Department of Emergency Management to provide matching funds to localities to install, maintain, or repair infrastructure for backup energy generation for emergency shelters, including solar energy generators, and improve the hazard-specific structural integrity of shelter facilities owned by the locality. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/06/2020Referred to Committee on Finance
01/06/2020Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20103507D
01/06/2020Referred to Committee on Finance and Appropriations
01/08/2020Moved from Finance to Finance and Appropriations due to a change of the committee name
01/21/2020Reported from Finance and Appropriations (16-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/22/2020Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/23/2020Read second time and engrossed
01/24/2020Read third time and passed Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2020Impact statement from DPB (SB350)
02/13/2020Placed on Calendar
02/13/2020Read first time
02/13/2020Referred to Committee on Appropriations
02/13/2020Assigned App. sub: Transportation & Public Safety
02/24/2020Subcommittee recommends reporting (8-Y 0-N)
02/28/2020Reported from Appropriations (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/03/2020Read second time
03/04/2020Read third time
03/04/2020Passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
03/04/2020VOTE: Block Vote Passage (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/07/2020Enrolled
03/07/2020Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB350ER)
03/07/2020Signed by President
03/08/2020Signed by Speaker
03/09/2020Impact statement from DPB (SB350ER)
03/12/2020Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on March 12, 2020
03/12/2020G Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., April 11, 2020
04/07/2020G Approved by Governor-Chapter 819 (effective 7/1/20)
04/07/2020G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0819)

Comments

Susan writes:

Great idea. It should say solar energy generators plus storage or batteries.