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Bill Detail: HB23-1163

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Title Revoke Carbon Dioxide Status As A Pollutant
Status House Committee on Energy & Environment Postpone Indefinitely (02/23/2023)
Bill Subjects
  • Energy
  • Natural Resources & Environment
House Sponsors K. DeGraaf (R)
Senate Sponsors
House Committee Energy and Environment
Senate Committee
Date Introduced 02/02/2023

Section 1 of the bill makes legislative findings regarding the
minimal negative effects of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere as a
contributor to greenhouse gases in comparison to other, more harmful
Section 2 prohibits the classification of carbon dioxide as a
pollutant in the state and establishes that, notwithstanding any other law
to the contrary, state statute, executive agency rules, and any regulations
of local governments or other political subdivisions of the state must not
include the regulation of carbon dioxide emissions as a pollutant. Any
portion of an executive agency rule that treats carbon dioxide emissions
as a pollutant is void.

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