State Senate Passes Bill to Kick-Start Construction of Enbridge Pipeline

State Senate Passes Bill to Kick-Start Construction of Enbridge Pipeline Photo: KSTP/File

May 16, 2018 05:10 PM

The Minnesota Senate has voted 35-32 to pass a bill that would kick-start construction of Enbridge Energy's proposed replacements of its aging Line 3 crude oil pipeline across northern Minnesota.

The House passed the legislation Monday, but the Senate on Wednesday added a two-word amendment that the House must concur with before sending the bill to Gov. Mark Dayton, who has promised to veto it.

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