2007 Regular Session


File Code: Primary and Secondary Education Crossfiled with: HOUSE BILL 901
Sponsored By:
Senators Brochin, Frosh, Klausmeier, Lenett, Peters, Pugh, and Rosapepe
Education - New School Construction - Price Preference for High Performance Buildings


Providing a price preference as an incentive for the construction of new school buildings as high performance buildings; requiring the Board of Public Works to adopt specified regulations; prohibiting the State or a county board of education from authorizing an appropriation for the preliminary planning of a proposed capital project for new school construction for a high performance building until a specified program is submitted to the Department of Budget and Management; defining a term; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Senate Action
First Reading Budget and Taxation
Hearing 2/14 at 1:00 p.m.
House Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Senator Jim Brochin, District 42
Senator Brian E. Frosh, District 16
Senator Katherine Klausmeier, District 8
Senator Mike Lenett, District 19
Senator Douglas J. J. Peters, District 23
Senator Catherine E. Pugh, District 40
Senator Jim Rosapepe, District 21

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Administrative Agencies -see also- Electronic Government
Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Conservation -see also- Soil Conservation
Education, Boards of
Education, State Board of
Energy Matters -see also- Fuel; Power Plants; Solar Energy
Environmental Matters -see also- Conserv; Nat Resrce; Pollut
Public Schools
Public Works, Board of
Rules and Regulations
State Aid

Bill affects the following Statutes:

( 5-112 , 5-301 )
State Finance and Procurement
( 3-602 )


Bill Text (Displayed in PDF Format): First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note (Displayed in PDF Format): Available
Amendments: None offered