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SB 50 (BR 208) - T. Jensen

     AN ACT relating to the capture and transportation of carbon dioxide.
     Amend Subchapter 27 of KRS Chapter 154 to include carbon dioxide transmission pipeline eligibility for Incentives for Energy Independence Act; grant companies constructing carbon dioxide transmission pipelines eminent domain powers; require carbon dioxide transmission pipeline to obtain construction certificate from the Ky State Board on Electric Generation and Siting; amend KRS 154.27-010, 154.27-020, 278.495, 278.700, and 278.714 to conform.


     SCS - Retain original provisions of SB 50; amend 278.495 to delete the Public Service Commission's responsibility to monitor compliance of the federal pipeline safety laws; amend KRS 278.714 to allow the Kentucky State Board on Electric Generation and Siting to hire a consultant to review the pipeline plans and provide recommendations to the board; allow the consultant to prepare a formal report and provide that the pipeline pays for the consultant; allow for a public hearing upon a request by three people who reside where the pipeline will be built; delete from the board's consideration factors pertaining to adverse impacts on private landowners, cost effectiveness of the pipeline, and environmental factors.
     HFA (1/Title, G. Stumbo) - Make title amendment.
     HFA (2, G. Stumbo) - Direct PSC to expedite review for purchase power contracts with Kentucky generation facilities that meet certain requirements

     Jan 5-introduced in Senate
     Jan 6-to Natural Resources and Energy (S)
     Feb 9-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute
     Feb 10-2nd reading, to Rules
     Feb 15-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Tuesday, February 15, 2011; 3rd reading, passed 37-0 with Committee Substitute
     Feb 16-received in House
     Feb 17-to Tourism Development & Energy (H)
     Feb 18-posted in committee
     Feb 24-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
     Feb 25-2nd reading, to Rules; floor amendments (1-title) and (2) filed
     Feb 28-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Tuesday, March 1, 2011
     Mar 1-3rd reading, passed 80-17
     Mar 2-received in Senate
     Mar 3-enrolled, signed by President of the Senate
     Mar 4-enrolled, signed by Speaker of the House; delivered to Governor
     Mar 16-signed by Governor

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