Environment Council of Rhode Island

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House Environment and Natural Resources Committee Hearing 2021-03-26

At 3:00pm, the Committee will hear testimony regarding three bills of interest to ECRI.

These bills include, H5641, legislation which would prohibits the use of neonicotinoids which are a class of insecticides and H5760 legislation which would create a forest conservation commission.

The Committee will also hear testimony on H6144, a bill which would require the submission of a triennial system reliability/energy efficiency/conservation procurement plan until 9/1/2036 and continues a charge on gas/electricity to fund energy efficiency/conversation programs until 9/1/2035.

  **For details about providing verbal or written testimony, see the web link for this event.

Hearing Date: 
Friday, March 26, 2021 - 3:00pm
House Bills Heard: 
Hearing Room: 
Virtual