Agenda Item 4A
Amanda Mihill, Legislative Attorney
Bill 35-15, Environmental Sustainability - Benchmarking -
Bill 35-15, Environmental Sustainability - Benchmarking - Amendments, sponsored by Lead
Sponsor Council President at the request of the County Executive, is scheduled to be introduced
on September 15,2015. A public hearing is tentatively scheduled for October 6, 2015 at 1:30 p.m.
Bill 35-15 would add an intent section to the Building Energy Use Benchmarking law, amend
certain defInitions, provide for alternative paths to verifIcation, and alter the private sector building
group deadlines. Bill 35-15 is the result of a report issued by the Benchmarking Work Group a
group make of a broad set of stakeholders charged with reviewing the Building Energy Use
Benchmarking law and make recommendations regarding the law's implementation.
This packet contains:
Legislative Request Report.
Fiscal and Economic Impact Statements
Benchmarking Work Group report
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