2017 Session

Budget Amendments - HB1500 (Committee Approved)

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Promote the Use of Energy Efficient Lighting (language only)

Item 80 #1h

Item 80 #1h

Department of General Services


Page 70, after line 46, insert:

"H. The Director of the Department of General Services shall work with the Director of the Department of Transportation and other agencies to maximize the use of light-emitting diodes (LEDs) instead of traditional incandescent light bulbs when installing new outdoor lighting fixtures or replacing nonfunctioning light bulbs on existing outdoor lighting fixtures on state-owned or state-maintained property as long as the LEDs lights are determined to be cost effective.  The Director shall report to the Chairmen of the House Appropriations and Senate Finance Committees by November 15, 2017 on the status of this effort including any projected savings."


(This amendment this amendment is self-explanatory.)