Environment Council of Rhode Island

...building an ecologically healthy future in a sustainable economy

Forest Siting Bill

General Bill Info

Legislative Topic: 
Conservation
Bill Year: 
2018
Brief Bill Description: 

This bill establishes the Rhode Island Forest Conservation Act which prohibits any state economic and other incentives to develop or convert forest land for renewable energy uses.

Add to Agenda?: 
Consider Opposing
Legislative Activity Type: 
Bill

ECRI Position

ECRI Pro/Con: 
Oppose
Leg Agenda/Priority: 
Legislative Agenda
Oppose