CS/HB 745: Pub. Rec./Fracturing Chemical Usage Disclosure Act
PUBLIC RECORDS/GENERAL BILL by Government Operations Subcommittee ; Rodrigues, R.
Pub. Rec./Fracturing Chemical Usage Disclosure Act; Provides exemption from public records requirements for trade secrets relating to hydraulic fracturing treatments held by DEP in connection with the department's online hydraulic fracturing chemical registry; provides procedures & requirements with respect to maintaining confidentiality of such trade secrets; provides for disclosure under specified circumstances; provides for future review & repeal of the exemption; provides statement of public necessity.
Last Action: 5/3/2013 House - Died on Calendar
Bill Text: PDF
• Referred to Agriculture and Natural Resources Subcommittee; Government Operations Subcommittee; State Affairs Committee -HJ 78
• Introduced -HJ 78
• On Committee agenda-- Agriculture and Natural Resources Subcommittee, 03/07/13, 1:00 pm, Reed Hall
• Favorable by Agriculture and Natural Resources Subcommittee; YEAS 11 NAYS 0 -HJ 204
• Now in Government Operations Subcommittee -HJ 204
• On Committee agenda-- Government Operations Subcommittee, 03/27/13, 10:30 am, Webster Hall
• CS by Government Operations Subcommittee; YEAS 11 NAYS 0 -HJ 384
• Pending review of CS under Rule 7.19(c)
• Now in State Affairs Committee -HJ 383
• On Committee agenda-- State Affairs Committee, 04/03/13, 9:00 am, Morris Hall
• CS by Government Operations Subcommittee read 1st time -HJ 379
• Favorable by- State Affairs Committee; YEAS 15 NAYS 0 -HJ 414
• Placed on Calendar -HJ 414
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 04/23/13
• Read 2nd time -HJ 714
• Placed on 3rd reading
• Read 3rd time -HJ 813
• Temporarily postponed on 3rd reading; On Unfinished Business -HJ 814
• Died on Calendar
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