2012 Senate Bill 1134

Replace existing home heating welfare program with new one

Introduced in the Senate

May 22, 2012

Introduced by Sen. Mike Nofs (R-19)

To create a new home heating welfare subsidy program, which would redistribute up to $60 million annually from customer surcharges on electricity bills. This would replace an existing program.

Referred to the Committee on Environment, Energy, and Technology

May 31, 2012

Reported without amendment

With the recommendation that the substitute (S-1) be adopted and that the bill then pass.

Substitute offered

The substitute passed by voice vote

Passed in the Senate 33 to 3 (details)

Received in the House

May 31, 2012

Referred to the Committee on Energy and Technology