September 10, 2021  by  Leah L...

2021 Climate-Related Legislative Outcomes – MRSC

September 10, 2021  by  Leah LaCivita Category:  Climate Change ,  New Legislation and Regulations The regular 2021 Washington State Legislative Session produced a suite of ambitious climate-related legislation as Washington looks to reduce greenhouse gas emissions 25% below 1990 levels by 2035 and become carbon neutral by 2050. More than a dozen pieces of legislation address a range of progressive policies, from pollution reduction to a cap-and-trade investment program, to tree planting. This blog will look at two bills tagged by Governor Jay Inslee as part of a climate priorities package (HB 1091 and SB 5126), as well as HB 1216, which …

 

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