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Amendment

 

February Session, 2014

LCO No. 5652

   
 

*SB0023705652HRO*

Offered by:

 

REP. PISCOPO, 76th Dist.

 

To: Senate Bill No. 237

File No. 125

Cal. No. 527

(As Amended by Senate Amendment Schedules "A" and "B")

"AN ACT PROHIBITING THE STORAGE OR DISPOSAL OF FRACKING WASTE IN CONNECTICUT. "

After the last section, add the following and renumber sections and internal references accordingly:

"Sec. 501. (NEW) (Effective July 1, 2014) Nothing in section 22a-472 of the general statutes, as amended by this act, shall preclude the Commissioner of Energy and Environmental Protection from adopting regulations required by said section at any time following a determination by the commissioner that delay in adopting such regulations may be contributing to or is reasonably likely to contribute to higher prices for natural gas in Connecticut or New England. "

This act shall take effect as follows and shall amend the following sections:

Sec. 501

July 1, 2014

New section