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2009 House Bill 5375: Authorize more energy efficiency and renewables subsidies

Public Act 242 of 2009

Introduced by Rep. Dan Scripps (D) on September 16, 2009
To create a government program to give grants, loans and other forms of subsidy to public or private entities for energy efficiency and renewable energy projects. Initial money would come from federal "stimulus" spending.   Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the House Energy and Technology Committee on September 16, 2009
Reported in the House on September 29, 2009
Without amendment and with the recommendation that the bill pass.
Amendment offered by Rep. Tonya Schuitmaker (R) on October 14, 2009
To prohibit imposing any condition on a subsidy recipient than that required under the terms of the federal "stimulus" provisions.
The amendment passed by voice vote in the House on October 14, 2009
Received in the Senate on October 15, 2009
Referred to the Senate Energy Policy & Public Utilities Committee on October 15, 2009
Signed by Gov. Jennifer Granholm on January 8, 2010