The charge of the Manufacturing & End Users Policy Committee is to deliberate over environmental compliance and energy challenges and develop recommendations for BIA's advocacy work. Discussions in the areas of energy and environmental compliance will take place in the context of what is important to the success of manufacturers and large-end users who drive the state’s economy. Note that telecommunications issues will be addressed by BIA’s Economic Development Policy Committee.
The Manufacturers and End Users Committee will meet the 3rd Tuesday of the month at BIA's office located at 122 N Main St., 3rd Floor, Concord, NH 03301. Unless warranted, meetings are not typically are held in June, July or August.
2018 Meeting Dates/Time (8:00 – 10:00 AM) January 16 February 20 March 20 April 17 May 15 June 19 August 21 September 18 October 16 November 20 December 18
Chair: Jeffrey Mathis, BAE Systems
Vice Chair: Patti Carrier, New Hampshire Ball Bearings
Next Meeting: Tuesday, January 16, 2018 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM BIA Offices 122 N Main Street, 3rd Floor, Concord, NH
Chair: Jeffrey Mathis, BAE Systems Vice Chair: Patti Carrier, New Hampshire Ball Bearings Please note that BIA’s policy committee meetings are for BIA members only and guests of the BIA.
Welcome & Introductions
Presentations/Discussions (8:00 - 9:30)
1) NH Department of Environmental Services (Invited - Commissioner Scott, Assistant Commissioner Freise, and Division Heads: Mike Wimsatt, Gene Forbes and Craig Wright) will be joining committee members to review the 2018 legislative priorities for the Department and entertain questions on specific environmental legislation that BIA is tracking this legislative session.
2) Select members of the NH Legislature (House and Senate) have been invited to join the committee this month to address BIA’s Manufacturing & End User’s Policy Committee member questions and concerns about specific legislation being presented this session.
Other Business (9:30 - 10:00)
The committee will review BIA’s 2018 Public Policy Priorities and discuss the list of energy & environmental Legislative Service Requests (LSRs) & bills in the queue for 2018 and begin to develop preliminary recommendations, as needed, for BIA Policy Advisory Subcommittee consideration.
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