Though, as of this publication, it’s still not on the website
We previously reported
that an amendment to HB 2021
was widely discussed in committee, though the text of the amendment was not made public, nor shared with all committee members. This is certainly a high breach of transparency, especially since the amendment is so substantive.
Though the 43 page -5 amendment
to HB 2021
has still not been posted on the legislative website, we've been able to find a copy of it and have provided a link to it.
is the basis for a Cap-and-Trade plan for Oregon -- a similar proposal that was cause for the Republican walk-out in 2020.
Some have viewed this as a less-than-good-faith effort of Representative Pam Marsh (D-Ashland), who is both the Chief Sponsor of the bill, as well as the Chair of the House Committee on Energy and Environment, where the bill is being heard.
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