Amendment of the Carbon Dioxide Cap and Trade Program
Purpose of legislation
Directs the Department of Environmental Quality to incorporate into regulations previously adopted by the State Air Pollution Control Board certain provisions establishing a carbon dioxide cap and trade program, including a full auction of allowances, to reduce emissions released by electric generation facilities.
|Legislation mandating a change||Chap 1219 (2020) Chap 1280 (2020)|
|VAC chapters to be amended|
|Associated Regulatory Actions||