Substitute for Raised H.B. No. 6551
Session Year 2021


To establish a working group that will identify disadvantaged communities for purposes of greenhouse gas reduction implications and to amend the environmental justice statute to enable disapproval of facility and permit applications when certain determinations concerning adverse environmental or public health effects are made.

Introduced by:
Environment Committee

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Co-sponsors for Amendment LCO:

Bill History

 Date Action Taken
 4/20/2021(LCO)File Number 529
 4/20/2021House Calendar Number 382
 4/20/2021Favorable Report, Tabled for the Calendar, House
 4/20/2021(LCO)Reported Out of Legislative Commissioners' Office
 4/13/2021(LCO)Referred to Office of Legislative Research and Office of Fiscal Analysis 04/19/21 5:00 PM
 4/5/2021(LCO)Filed with Legislative Commissioners' Office
 3/31/2021(ENV)Joint Favorable Substitute
 3/3/2021Public Hearing 03/08
 3/1/2021Referred to Joint Committee on Environment

Co-sponsors of HB-6551

Rep. David Michel, 146th Dist.
Rep. Geraldo C. Reyes, 75th Dist.
Rep. Anne M. Hughes, 135th Dist.
Rep. John "Jack" F. Hennessy, 127th Dist.
Rep. Michael A. Winkler, 56th Dist.
Rep. Edwin Vargas, 6th Dist.
Rep. Travis Simms, 140th Dist.
Rep. Anthony L. Nolan, 39th Dist.
Rep. Josh Elliott, 88th Dist.
Rep. Brian T. Smith, 48th Dist.
Rep. Christine Palm, 36th Dist.
Rep. Gregory Haddad, 54th Dist.
Rep. Bobby G. Gibson, 15th Dist.
Rep. Quentin W. Phipps, 100th Dist.
Rep. Jane M. Garibay, 60th Dist.
Rep. Kate Farrar, 20th Dist.
Rep. Caroline Simmons, 144th Dist.
Rep. Kenneth M Gucker, 138th Dist.
Rep. Kerry S. Wood, 29th Dist.
Rep. Michael D'Agostino, 91st Dist.
Rep. Brandon Chafee, 33rd Dist.
Rep. Lucy Dathan, 142nd Dist.
Rep. Christine Conley, 40th Dist.

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