Northeastern US State Climate Policies through August 2018

Published: 31 July 2019| Version 3 | DOI: 10.17632/rrn3v3pzm8.3
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Alaina Boyle

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Northeastern US State Climate legislation and executive orders enacted through July 2018.

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Review state legislature websites cusing the query: “climate change” or “carbon dioxide” or “greenhouse gas*” or “emission*” or “renewable energy”. Search state governors' executive orders for orders relating to climate change or renewable energy. Policy Sources: Connecticut General Assembly. (2018). Statutes Text Search. From search.cga.state.ct.us/r/statute/dtsearch_form.asp Connecticut Office of the Governor. (2018). Executive Orders. From https://portal.ct.gov/Office-of-the-Governor/Press-Room/Executive-Orders Delaware. (2018). Delaware Code. From search3.delaware.gov/texis/search/ Delaware Office of the Governor. (2018). Executive Orders Archive. From https://governor.delaware.gov/executive-orders/orders-archive/ General Assembly of Maryland. (2018). Legislation. From http://mgaleg.maryland.gov/webmga/frmLegislation.aspx Maine Legislature. (2018). Maine Revised Statutes. From http://legislature.maine.gov/legis/statutes Maryland Office of the Governor. (2018). Executive Orders. From governor.maryland.gov/category/executive-orders/ Massachusetts Legislature. (2018). Massachusetts State Laws. From https://malegislature.gov/Laws/Search Massachusetts State Government. (2018). Massachusetts Executive Orders. From https:// www.mass.gov/massachusetts-executive-orders New Hampshire Secretary of State. (2018). Executive Orders. From sos.nh.gov/ExecOrders.aspx New Jersey State Legislature. (2018). New Jersey Statutes. From lis.njleg.state.nj.us/nxt/gateway.dll/statutes/ New York State Legislature. (2018). Consolidated Laws. From public.leginfo.state.ny.us/lawssrch.cgi New York State Office of the Governor. (2018). Executive Orders. From https://www.governor.ny.gov/keywords/executive-order Pennsylvania General Assembly. (2018). Statutes of Pennsylvania and the Constitution of Pennsylvania. From www.legis.state.pa.us/cfdocs/legis/LI/Public/index.cfm Pennsylvania Office of Administration. (2018). Executive Orders. From https://www.oa.pa.gov/Policies/eo/Pages/default.aspx State of Maine Office of the Governor. (2018). Executive Orders. From https://www.maine.gov/governor/lepage/official-documents/executive-orders.html State of New Hampshire General Court. (2018). Revised Statutes. From http://www.gencourt.state.nh.us/rsa/html/indexes/default.html State of New Jersey. (2018). Executive Orders. From https://nj.gov/infobank/eo State of Rhode Island General Assembly. (2018). Legislative Information. From www.rilegislature.gov/pages/legislation.aspx State of Rhode Island Office of the Governor. (2018). Executive Orders. From www.governor.ri.gov/newsroom/orders/ Vermont General Assembly. (2018). The Vermont Statutes Online. From https://legislature.vermont.gov/statutes/ Vermont Office of the Governor. (2018). Executive Orders. From governor.vermont.gov/document-types/executive-orders State contacts from: Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative. (2018). Program Contacts. From https://www.rggi.org/news-releases/program-contacts