2015-2016 Session House Committee on Energy Policy
Friday, December 30, 2016
Bill/Resolution Sponsor Subject Meetings Status
HB 4055
referred
1/22/2015
Singh Energy; alternative sources; energy optimization standards; increase.
HB 4057
referred
1/22/2015
Chang Environmental protection; air pollution; impact study and consideration of cumulative pollution levels; require for issuance of air quality permits in certain locations.
HB 4058
referred
1/22/2015
Chang Environmental protection; pollution prevention; containment of petroleum coke piles; require.
HB 4065
referred
1/27/2015
Franz Energy; alternative sources; siting of large wind turbines; prohibit within certain distance of a gas line.
HB 4066
referred
1/27/2015
Franz Energy; alternative sources; wind turbines in Great Lakes; prohibit DNR deeds, leases, or permits for.
HB 4237
referred
2/24/2015
Lucido Natural resources; gas and oil; zoning regulation of drilling of oil or gas wells by townships or counties; allow.
HB 4260
referred
2/26/2015
Webber Natural resources; gas and oil; setback for wells near residential areas; provide for.
HB 4297
referred
3/5/2015
Nesbitt Energy; alternative sources; energy generated from waste; allow to qualify as renewable or advanced cleaner energy, modify renewable energy location requirements, and eliminate energy optimization program.
HB 4298
referred
3/5/2015
Nesbitt Public utilities; electric utilities; electric choice; eliminate, prohibit self-implementation of rate increases, and require utilities to utilize a competitive bid process.
HB 4299
referred
3/5/2015
Nesbitt Public utilities; electric utilities; 1951 PA 35; update references.
HB 4300
referred
3/5/2015
Nesbitt Public utilities; electric utilities; home rule city act; update references.
HB 4301
referred
3/5/2015
Nesbitt Public utilities; electric utilities; electric cooperative member-regulation act; update references.
HB 4302
referred
3/5/2015
Nesbitt Public utilities; electric utilities; clean, renewable, and efficient energy act; update references.
HB 4303
referred
3/5/2015
Brett Roberts Public utilities; natural gas utilities; infrastructure expansion investment costs for certain underserved or unserved areas; allow natural gas utilities to recover.
HB 4304
referred
3/5/2015
Sheppard Public utilities; public service commission; assessment of certain fines or penalties; prohibit.
HB 4308
referred
3/5/2015
Franz Energy; alternative sources; renewable energy mandates; repeal.
HB 4393
referred
3/25/2015
Glenn Public utilities; consumer services; notification to landlord of tenants at risk for utility shutoff; require of utility companies.
HB 4518
referred
4/23/2015
Hovey-Wright Energy; alternative sources; renewable portfolio standard; increase, and provide for phase-in.
HB 4519
referred
4/23/2015
Plawecki Energy; alternative sources; renewable portfolio standard; eliminate surcharge.
HB 4551
referred
5/5/2015
Miller, D. Individual income tax; credit; certain energy-efficient home improvements and certain energy-efficient residential structures; provide for.
HB 4575
referred
5/12/2015
Cole Public utilities; electric utilities; Michigan electric infrastructure act; create.
HB 4631
referred
5/20/2015
Price Public utilities; electric utilities; use of securitization bonds for funding of retired generating plants; allow.
HB 4679
referred
6/3/2015
LaVoy Natural resources; gas and oil; siting of injection wells; prohibit in areas of Karst geology.
HB 4683
referred
6/4/2015
Dianda Public utilities; other; integrated resource plan; require public service commission to adopt for regions in this state.
HB 4694
referred
6/9/2015
Sheppard Natural resources; gas and oil; siting of well injections; prohibit in certain Karst geology areas.
HB 4878
referred
9/17/2015
Glenn Energy; electricity; community renewable energy generation facilities; provide for.
HB 4879
referred
9/17/2015
Dianda Energy; alternative sources; net metering programs; require fair pricing for eligible participants.
HB 4880
referred
9/17/2015
Irwin Public utilities; electric utilities; payment for customer-generated excess electricity; allow as alternative to credit.
HB 4881
referred
9/17/2015
McBroom Energy; electricity; net metering; authorize increased customer generating capacity.
HB 4916
referred
9/29/2015
Glenn Public utilities; consumer services; utilities' use of advanced meters; provide for certain requirements and prohibitions.
HB 4941
referred
10/6/2015
Glenn Public utilities; electric utilities; requirement for electric utilities to utilize a competitive bid process; provide for.
HB 5005
referred
10/20/2015
Runestad Public utilities; electric utilities; eligibility to purchase electricity from an alternative electric supplier; include certain hospitals and health care facilities.
HB 5015
referred
10/22/2015
Glenn Public utilities; public service commission; certain orders to implement PURPA; require the public service commission to adopt.
HB 5035
referred
10/29/2015
Glenn Public utilities; electric utilities; eligibility to purchase electricity from an alternative electric supplier; include certain schools, colleges, and universities.
HB 5042
referred
11/3/2015
Chatfield Public utilities; electric utilities; eligibility to purchase electricity from an alternative electric supplier; include facilities owned or leased by this state or its political subdivisions.
HB 5116
referred
12/3/2015
Irwin Energy; alternative sources; property assessed clean energy program; authorize participation by residential property owners, eliminate requirement for consent of mortgagee, and authorize issuance of general obligation bonds.
HB 5258
referred
1/27/2016
Moss Natural resources; gas and oil; conditions for authorizing oil and gas wells near residential areas; modify.
HB 5366
referred
2/16/2016
Sarah Roberts Natural resources; gas and oil; hydraulic fracturing; suspend issuance of new or modified permits until advisory committee recommendations on hydraulic fracturing are implemented.
HB 5367
referred
2/16/2016
Irwin Natural resources; gas and oil; hydraulic fracturing operations; require certain information and reports to be submitted.
HB 5368
referred
2/16/2016
Cochran Natural resources; gas and oil; use of flowback water from hydraulic fracturing process on dirt roads as a dust suppression tool; prohibit.
HB 5369
referred
2/16/2016
Greig Natural resources; gas and oil; setback requirements for oil and gas wells; modify.
HB 5370
referred
2/16/2016
Plawecki Natural resources; gas and oil; presumption of liability for contamination of groundwater caused by chemicals used in hydraulic fracturing process; establish.
HB 5371
referred
2/16/2016
Sarah Roberts Natural resources; gas and oil; hydraulic fracturing; require notice and an opportunity for a public hearing prior to authorizing.
HB 5372
referred
2/16/2016
Chang Natural resources; gas and oil; county and township zoning regulation of certain hydraulic fracturing; eliminate preemption of.
HB 5373
referred
2/16/2016
Hovey-Wright Water; conservation; water withdrawals associated with oil and gas production; require use of the assessment tool and update the assessment tool to consider impacts from hydraulic fracturing.
HB 5389
referred
2/18/2016
Lucido Natural resources; gas and oil; distance requirement for authorizing oil and gas wells near residential areas; modify.
HB 5530
referred
4/12/2016
Cole Public utilities; electric utilities; definition of independent transmission company; modify.
HB 5531
referred
4/12/2016
Cole Public utilities; electric utilities; independent transmission company; modify definition.
HB 5582
referred
4/20/2016
Moss Land use; zoning and growth management; requirement that zoning ordinance not totally prohibit establishment of land use; exempt oil and gas exploration and production.
HB 5660
referred
5/17/2016
Price Public utilities; other; scope of intervention for utility consumer participation board grants; modify.
HB 5676
referred
5/19/2016
Runestad Communications; telecommunications; video service providers; require to file certain information with the public service commission.
HB 5805
referred
8/3/2016
Driskell Veterans; employment; workforce development program for veterans in advanced energy industry; provide for.
HB 5908
referred
9/21/2016
Townsend Natural resources; gas and oil; administrative fines for certain pipeline violations; modify.
HB 5909
referred
9/21/2016
Townsend Public utilities; public service commission; adoption of performance metrics for pipeline safety; require.
HB 5910
referred
9/21/2016
Townsend Natural resources; gas and oil; administrative fines for certain pipeline violations; modify.
HB 5911
referred
9/21/2016
Townsend Public utilities; public service commission; reporting requirements related to natural gas and gas pipeline inspector duties; provide for.
HB 5912
referred
9/21/2016
re-referred on 11/10/2016
Nesbitt Property tax; payment and collection; forfeiture of recorded and unrecorded interests; clarify.
HB 5913
referred
9/21/2016
Irwin Public utilities; rates; recovery for lost and unaccounted-for natural gas; prohibit.
HB 5958
referred
10/19/2016
Moss Natural resources; gas and oil; oil and gas commission; establish to oversee issuance of permits and promulgation of rules.
HB 5974
referred
10/19/2016
Irwin Natural resources; gas and oil; methane from oil or fracking wells; require control or capture of.
HB 5975
referred
10/19/2016
Irwin Natural resources; gas and oil; air emissions from compressor stations and gas and oil wells; regulate.
HB 5977
referred
10/19/2016
Sarah Roberts Environmental protection; water pollution; treatment of water used in hydraulic fracturing operations before returning it to the aquifer or a surface water body; require.
HB 5978
referred
10/19/2016
Sarah Roberts Environmental protection; water pollution; injection of fracking waste or water into an aquifer; prohibit.
HB 5979
referred
10/19/2016
Sarah Roberts Natural resources; gas and oil; flaring; prohibit as a method to control methane emissions.
HB 6035
referred
11/9/2016
Iden State financing and management; other; certain forms of energy improvement financing for certain school districts; provide for.
HB 6053
referred
11/29/2016
Chang Energy; conservation and efficiency; energy audits; require of educational facilities, and create an office to provide technical assistance to schools seeking to become more energy-efficient through retrofits.
HB 6069
referred
11/30/2016
Driskell Energy; conservation and efficiency; energy efficiency and renewable energy; create grant and loan program for.
SB 903
referred
6/9/2016
Casperson Natural resources; gas and oil; process for approval of unit operations; modify.
HR 21
referred
2/25/2015
Sheppard A resolution to memorialize the Congress of the United States to reinstate funding for the Yucca Mountain Nuclear Waste Repository.
HR 32
referred
3/10/2015
Dianda A resolution to request that the Michigan Public Service Commission conduct a feasibility study on creating a publicly funded integrated resource plan to meet the electric energy needs of the Upper Peninsula and report to the Legislature.
HR 60
referred
4/21/2015
Lauwers A resolution urging the United States President to request that the Secretary of State invoke the participation of the International Joint Commission under Article IX, Article X, or both of the Boundary Waters Treaty to evaluate the proposed underground nuclear waste repository in Ontario, Canada and similar facilities and urging the United States Congress to support the request.
HR 66
referred
4/29/2015
Sarah Roberts A resolution to memorialize the United States Congress to oppose the construction of an underground nuclear waste repository in Ontario, Canada and to urge Canadian officials to find alternatives to Ontario Power Generation's proposal to bury nuclear waste in the Great Lakes basin.
HR 193
referred
12/15/2015
Cole A resolution to urge the Governor, the Michigan Public Service Commission, the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality, and the Michigan Department of Natural Resources to explore policies relating to carbon dioxide capture from industrial sources and the use and sequestration of captured carbon dioxide in enhanced oil recovery.
HR 220
referred
2/10/2016
Aaron Miller A resolution to urge the President and Congress of the United States to abandon President Carter's April 1977 nuclear power policy and explore and support policies that will lead to the establishment of facilities within the United States for the reprocessing and recycling of spent nuclear fuel.
HR 254
referred
3/22/2016
Lucido A resolution to urge the U.S. State Department to deny the Plains LPG presidential permit application for the pipelines under the St. Clair River.
HCR 9
referred
4/21/2015
Lauwers A concurrent resolution urging the United States President to request that the Secretary of State invoke the participation of the International Joint Commission under Article IX, Article X, or both of the Boundary Waters Treaty to evaluate the proposed underground nuclear waste repository in Ontario, Canada and similar facilities and urging the United States Congress to support the request.
HCR 10
referred
4/29/2015
Canfield A concurrent resolution to memorialize the United States Congress to oppose the construction of an underground nuclear waste repository in Ontario, Canada and to urge Canadian officials to find alternatives to Ontario Power Generation's proposal to bury nuclear waste in the Great Lakes basin.
HCR 21
referred
1/28/2016
LaVoy A concurrent resolution to urge the Governor and the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality to not seek primacy over the regulation of injection wells associated with oil and gas production and the United States Environmental Protection Agency to deny any request from the state of Michigan for primacy.
SCR 4
referred
3/19/2015
Proos A concurrent resolution to urge the U.S. Congress to override the President of the United States' veto of the Keystone XL pipeline application legislation and to encourage members of the U.S. Congress who did not originally support the legislation to vote in favor of it.
SCR 6
referred
11/3/2015
Proos A concurrent resolution to memorialize the Congress of the United States to appropriate funds from the Nuclear Waste Fund for the establishment of a permanent repository for high-level nuclear waste or reimburse electric utility customers who paid into the fund.
SCR 8
referred
11/3/2015
Zorn A concurrent resolution to urge the U.S. Department of Energy and the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission to fulfill their obligation to establish a permanent repository for high-level nuclear waste.