HB 1058-1_ Filed 02/21/2001, 13:29

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Adopted Rejected







    Your Committee on       Environmental Affairs     , to which was referred       House Bill 1058     , has had the same under consideration and begs leave to report the same back to the House with the recommendation that said bill be amended as follows:

    Delete everything after the enacting clause and insert the following:

SOURCE: ; (01)AM105801.1. -->     SECTION 1. [EFFECTIVE UPON PASSAGE] Sec. 1. (a) As used in this SECTION, "council" refers to the environmental quality service council.
    (b) The council shall conduct a comprehensive review of all efforts funded by the state related to recycling, including:
        (1) resource recovery;
        (2) pollution prevention; and
        (3) clean manufacturing.
    (c) The council must include in its study under subsection (b) the following:
        (1) An inventory of all efforts referred to in subsection (b).
        (2) Identification of:
            (A) the relationships among those efforts;
            (B) the manner in which those efforts work together;
            (C) the goals of each of those efforts;
            (D) duplications and conflicts among those efforts; and
            (E) areas of potential synergy among those efforts through:
                (i) communication;
                (ii) program consolidation; and
                (iii) cooperation.
        (3) Assessment of the return on the state's investment in those efforts.
    (d) The council shall conduct a comprehensive review of the environmental and state electrical power implications of encouraging Indiana solid waste landfills to use combustible landfill gases to generate electricity.
    (e) The council shall submit reports of the council's findings and recommendations relating to the council's reviews under subsections (b) and (d) not later than December 1, 2001, to the legislative council.
    (f) This SECTION expires December 31, 2001.

SOURCE: ; (01)AM105801.2. -->     SECTION 2. An emergency is declared for this act.
    (Reference is to HB 1058 as introduced.)

and when so amended that said bill do pass.


Representative Weinzapfel

AM105801/DI 69    2001