SB 264, by Sen. Jason Small (R-Busby), will require the owners of a coal plant to pay the prevailing wage for remediation, demolition and maintenance of coal plants.
Heard on Friday, February 22nd in the Senate Natural Resources Committee. Passed that committee on a 12-0 vote. Passed the Senate Floor on a 42-8 vote. Passed the House Business and Labor Committee on a 19-0 vote. Passed the House Floor on a 66-32 vote.
This bill has been signed by Governor Bullock and has become law.
For more information contact Anne Hedges, MEIC, 461-9546.