Washington cap-and-trade bill passes first committee, though transportation ties loom

Published 22:41 on February 25, 2021  /  Last updated at 22:41 on February 25, 2021  /  Americas, Canada, US  /  No Comments

A WCI-modelled carbon market bill passed its first committee in the Washington state legislature on Thursday, but a key senator signalled that he will tether the act’s ultimate implementation to lawmakers also enacting a transportation funding package this session.

A WCI-modelled carbon market bill passed its first committee in the Washington state legislature on Thursday, but a key senator signalled that he will tether the act’s ultimate implementation to lawmakers also enacting a transportation funding package this session.

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