http://www.govtrack.us/congress/billtex ... =h111-2454
JPL wrote:Yea, I'd be interested to read that.
Text of H.R. 2454: American Clean Energy and Security Act of 2009
Section requiring three environmental inspectors/enforcers per town (population area):
SEC. 207. COMMUNITY BUILDING CODE ADMINISTRATION GRANTS.
(c)(2) ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENT- Each building code enforcement department receiving a grant under subsection (a) shall empanel a code administration and enforcement team consisting of at least 1 full-time building code enforcement officer, a city planner, and a health planner or similar officer.
The Feds will charge you for inspecting your home:
SEC. 201. GREATER ENERGY EFFICIENCY IN BUILDING CODES.
Section 304 of the Energy Conservation and Production Act (42 U.S.C. 6833) is amended to read as follows:
SEC. 304. GREATER ENERGY EFFICIENCY IN BUILDING CODES.
(f)(3) The Secretary may set and collect reasonable inspection
fees to cover the costs of inspections required for such
enforcement Revenue from fees collected shall be available to
the Secretary to carry out the requirements of this sect on upon
Federal fines every day you unlawfully occupy your own home:
(g) ENFORCEMENT PROCEDURES.—(1) The Secretary shall assess a civil penalty for violations of this section, pursuant to subsection (d)(3), in accordance with the procedures described in section 333(d) of the Energy Policy and Conservation Act (42 U.S.C. 6303). The United States district courts shall also have jurisdiction to restrain any violation of this section or rules adopted thereunder, in accordance with the procedures described in section 334 of the Energy Policy and Conservation Act (42 U.S.C. 6304).
(2) Each day of unlawful occupancy shall be considered a separate violation.
You can learn a lot of these things by watching the recent documentary, Fall of the Republic. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VebOTc-7shU