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Session Information - Senate Energy and Environmental Affairs


Senate Energy and Environmental Affairs

ARCHIVE (2011)

Members | Legislation

Committee Members:

    Chair: Senator Beverly Gard
    Vice Chair:
    Members:  Buck R.M., Bray, Charbonneau, Holdman, Schneider, Smith, Tallian R.M.M., Breaux, Randolph



Legislation Assigned to the Committee:

  • HB 1098 -- Regional water, sewage, or solid waste districts.
  • HB 1112 -- Land application of industrial waste products.
  • HB 1187 -- Satellite manure storage structures.
  • HB 1197 -- Regional water, sewage, and solid waste districts.
  • HB 1457 -- Clean energy improvement financing district.
  • SB 0066 -- Utility matters.
  • SB 0071 -- Coal bed methane and other oil and gas issues.
  • SB 0072 -- Carbon dioxide pipelines and eminent domain.
  • SB 0113 -- Confined feeding operation approvals.
  • SB 0118 -- Ordinances regulating fertilizers.
  • SB 0157 -- Great Lakes task force.
  • SB 0159 -- Streamlined environmental rule making procedures.
  • SB 0163 -- Siting of composting facilities.
  • SB 0200 -- Environmental general permits.
  • SB 0202 -- Environmental approvals and other issues.
  • SB 0204 -- Environmental crimes.
  • SB 0235 -- Regional water, sewage, or solid waste districts.
  • SB 0236 -- Septic tanks and sewer systems.
  • SB 0314 -- Guaranteed energy saving contracts.
  • SB 0346 -- Environmental legal action statute of limitations.
  • SB 0347 -- Underground storage operators.
  • SB 0390 -- Regional sewer districts.
  • SB 0399 -- Confined feeding operation setbacks.
  • SB 0412 -- Ballast water and sediment in oceangoing vessels.
  • SB 0433 -- Environmental issues.
  • SB 0437 -- Ban on use or sale of coal tar pavement products.
  • SB 0556 -- Confined feeding operations and CAFOs.
  • SB 0565 -- Solid waste management districts.
  • SR 0005 -- Urging IDEM to reinstate local air quality contracts.
  • SR 0033 -- Urging study of solid waste management districts.
  • SR 0039 -- Opposing numerous new regulations proposed by the United States EPA.
  • SR 0054 -- Supporting the continued shift towards reliable, secure sources of Canadian oil.
  • SR 0067 -- Recognizing the importance of the Clean Air Act.