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S.F. No. 2002 - Mighty Ducks Grants Appropriation; Ice Facilities Indoor Air Quality Improvements
Author: Senator James P. Metzen
Prepared By: Stephanie James, Senate Counsel (651/296-0103)
Date: April 6, 2015


Section 1 [Plan Development; Criteria] modifies the existing “Mighty Ducks” program for renovation of ice centers.  This section makes three changes: (1) specifies that the cap for the amount of a grant for an air quality project is $200,000; (2) sets a cap of $50,000 for a grant to replace R-22 as the refrigerant in an indirect cooling system; and (3) sets a cap of $400,000 for a grant to replace R-22 as the refrigerant in a direct cooling system.

Section 2 [Mighty Ducks; General Fund] appropriates $5,000,000 from the general fund to the Amateur Sports Commission for grants to ice centers for indoor air quality improvements and for projects to eliminate R-22.

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