Senate Bill 93
142nd General Assembly (2003 - 2004)
The General Assembly has ended, the current status is the final status.
AN ACT TO AMEND TITLES 26 AND 29 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO STATE GOVERNMENT, THE STATE ENERGY OFFICE, AND ELECTRIC UTILITY PUBLIC PURPOSE AND CONSUMER EDUCATION PROGRAMS.
This Act establishes the State Energy Office within the Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control and directs the State Energy Office to, among other things, assist the Division of Facilities Management in developing the state facilities energy management plan as required in 29 Del C. § 8806(c), and to facilitate the development of a comprehensive State Energy Plan designed to protect the health, safety, and welfare of the citizens and economy of Delaware, setting forth specific goals for such Plan. This Act renames the environmental incentive fund, created by 26 Del. C. § 1041(a) as part of electric deregulation, as the "Green Energy Fund" and places it under the direction and control of the State Energy Office, requiring it to establish standards, procedures and regulations governing the administration of the Green Energy Fund and the operation of several environmental incentive programs using moneys deposited into the Fund. Finally, this Act transfers all positions heretofore established within the Energy Section of the Division of Facilities Management, and all funding therefore, to the Office of the Secretary of the Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control.
Takes effect upon being signed into law