Meeting to consider SB 1331, HB 2367, HB 2404, HB 2405, HB 2406, HB 2407 and HB 2458

Senate Environmental Resources and Energy Committee

Tuesday, October 18 | 9:30 a.m.

Main Capitol, Room 461


Agenda

I.      Call to Order

II.    Bill Consideration

  • SB 1331, PN 1892 (Yaw) This legislation prohibits counties that ban natural gas
    development from receiving county share of Impact Fee / MLF drilling funds.
  • HB 2367, PN 3345 (Mako) This legislation limits the issuance of permits for the
    construction or installation of wind turbines that negatively affect military
    installations.
  • HB 2404, PN 3204 (Owlett) This legislation amends the Dam Safety and
    Encroachments Act to create a continuous maintenance permit.
  • HB 2405, PN 2959 (Pickett) This legislation amends the Dam Safety and
    Encroachments Act to provide for county programs for the removal of obstructions
    and flood-related hazards on streams. *AMENDMENT A05557
  • HB 2406, PN 2960 (Fritz) This legislation amends the Dam Safety and
    Encroachments Act to create a small stream maintenance project permit.
  • HB 2407, PN 3205 (Hamm) This legislation amends the Dam Safety and
    Encroachments Act to limit Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission authority or
    jurisdiction related to stream maintenance or clearing activities.
  • HB 2458, PN 2981 (White) This legislation will create a taskforce to study the
    exportation of liquefied natural gas (LNG) to supply the energy needs of allies
    around the world and what obstacles are currently preventing Philadelphia from
    becoming a leader in exporting LNG.
  • HB 2528, PN 3254 (Struzzi) This legislation requires the Department of
    Environmental Protection to prioritize awarding well plugging contracts to
    Pennsylvania companies before considering out-of-state companies.*POSSIBLE AMENDMENTIII.      Adjourn

    If you have any questions regarding this voting meeting, please contact Nick Troutman of
    my office at 717-787-3280 (ntroutman@pasen.gov).