2021 House Bill 5422

Ban imposing industrial/commercial “carbon credit” mandates on industry

Introduced in the House

Oct. 19, 2021

Introduced by Rep. John Damoose (R-107)

To prohibit state agencies and officials from requiring and proffering a "carbon offset credit" to a commercial or industrial user of fossil based fuel and electricity, defined as making them pay for a certification that specified amounts of carbon dioxide or another greenhouse gas used by the operation have been reduced or “sequestered”.

Referred to the Committee on Natural Resources and Outdoor Recreation