Substitute offered by Rep. Barb Vander Veen R- on January 24, 2002
To replace the previous version of the bill with a version recommended by the committee which reported it. The substitute requires that an energy emergency that would allow slant drilling must be declared by the House and Senate in a Concurrent Resolution. As introduced, the bill authorized the governor to declare the emergency.
The substitute passed by voice vote in the House on January 24, 2002
Amendment offered by Rep. William Callahan D- on January 24, 2002
To establish March 1, 2002 as the date the bill goes into effect.