List of Legislation of Interest
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would require all construction contractors, including heating service companies, to register with the state of Vermont. Businesses would pay $250 per year, individuals would pay $75.
would make it clear that the sale tax is not applied to purchases of wood pellets for residential use.
will require businesses that have 50 or more employees to install EV chargers and come up with a Transportation Demand Management plan in order to reduce vehicle miles travelled. All new school buses and municipal buses purchased in Vermont must be electric and all new buildings must be outfitted with EV chargers. More money will be set aside for incentives for Vermonters to purchase electric vehicles. And all public transportation will be free. The cost of this proposal is approximately $10 million per year, which the sponsors say should come from the Transportation fund.
Can’t Drive (more than) 55— would set the maximum speed limit on Vermont highways at 55 miles per hour.
An Act Related to Conflicts of Interest on the Climate Council
If passed, members of the Vermont Climate Council can not participate in matters in which they have a conflict of interest or appearance of a conflict of interest.
Green Mountain Power Report
House Members November 2020
Senate Members November 2020