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Summary:
This bill requires any raw agricultural commodity or packaged food that is entirely or partially produced with genetic engineering to be labeled clearly and conspicuously, as “Genetically Engineered.” It...
Subject:
Nutrition, Agriculture and Forestry
Year:
2014
Source:
California Legislature
Summary:
This bill promotes the development of hydroelectric energy facilities by expanding community solar gardens to include hydroelectric energy, expanding acceptable motor technology usable in such facilities,...
Subject:
Renewable Energy, Utilities
Year:
2014
Source:
Colorado Legislature
Summary:
This bill prohibits the use of pesticides, microbial pesticides, biochemical pesticides or law care pesticides within any park, playground, athletic filed or municipal green except under two conditions:...
Subject:
Public Health
Year:
2014
Source:
Connecticut Legislature
Summary:
This bill prevents electric utility companies from interfering with the financing, purchase, and installation of retail solar energy panels. The bill allows a retail electric customer to install solar...
Subject:
Renewable Energy, Utilities
Year:
2014
Source:
Georgia Legislature
Summary:
This bill provides specified counties with mechanisms to expand public transportation services other than light rail. This bill authorizes local funding of public transportation expansion through a local...
Subject:
Transportation, Mass Transit
Year:
2014
Source:
Indiana Legislature
Summary:
The ballot measure would fund Metro bus service and other road safety, maintenance and transportation improvements in King County by authorizing the King County Transportation District to impose, for a...
Subject:
Transportation, Mass Transit, Roads and Vehicles
Year:
2014
Source:
King County Transportation District
Summary:
This resolution authorizes the transportation district to submit to voters a ballot proposition authorizing the district to impose, for ten years, a sixty-dollar vehicle fee to be added to any existing fees...
Subject:
Transportation, Roads and Vehicles, Mass Transit
Year:
2014
Source:
King County Transportation District
Summary:
This ordinance amends trash collection in Los Angeles by creating 11 exclusive franchise zones and requiring bidding haulers to abide by environmental, worker, and service standards: haulers must provide...
Subject:
Waste and Recycling
Year:
2014
Source:
Los Angeles City Council
Summary:
This bill establishes a three-year pilot program administered by the Public Service Commission (PSC) on community renewable energy generating systems, which are systems that: 1) generate electricity from...
Subject:
Renewable Energy, Utilities
Year:
2014
Source:
Massachusetts Legislature
Summary:
This bill updates the state's Renewable Energy Portfolio Standard (RPS) with a requirement that by 2022, at least 0.0005% of the state’s electricity supply shall come from hydrokinetic turbines, which are...
Subject:
Reports and Disclosure, Renewable Energy, Utilities
Year:
2014
Source:
Maryland Legislature