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Urge SUPPORT SB 159 Revise energy efficiency and code adoption requirements in building codes- sponsored by Jason Priest (R) SD 30
“AN ACT REVISING THE STATE BUILDING CODE TO REQUIRE THE ADOPTION OF ENERGY-EFFICIENT CONSTRUCTION STANDARDS THAT THE DEPARTMENT OF LABOR AND INDUSTRY CAN DEMONSTRATE WILL RESULT IN ENOUGH ENERGY SAVINGS TO PAY FOR THE PURCHASE AND INSTALLATION OF ANY EQUIPMENT OR MATERIALS INSTALLED WITHIN THE FIRST 5 YEARS OF OCCUPANCY.
This bill will revise energy efficiency requirements using more common sense.
If you are unable to attend the hearing but would like to have your comments read during the hearing, please contact the sponsor Jason Priest (R) SD 30 firstname.lastname@example.org or the Committee Chairman, Elsie Arntzen mailto:email@example.com. Otherwise, you may send a message via phone or email.
Contact the House Business and Labor committee
Capitol Switchboard – 406-444-4800 – [leave message for Committee]
Or email web form –
http://leg.mt.gov/css/sessions/62nd/legwebmessage.asp – [to the Committee/Legislators]
If the answer to the following is YES then vote NO
Would it affect or diminish private ownership of anything?
Would it cost the individual any (permit, money, tax, fee or freedom)?
Would it require permission in any form?
Would it cause any growth in government or bureaucracy?
Would it add any new public employees?
Would it run counter to the constitution, federal or state, in any way?
Does it lack a sundown clause?
Does it yield to federal coercion?
Does it include: and for other purposes?
If the answer is YES then vote NO