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2018 Regular Session



Public Safety - Solar Photovoltaic Systems - Lockout Tag Requirement

Sponsored by:

Delegate McComas


In the Senate - Hearing 4/04 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Requiring a company that installs solar photovoltaic systems to install a certain lockout tag containing a safety warning under certain circumstances; providing for the enforcement of the Act; establishing a civil penalty of at least $100 but not more than $500 for certain violations of the Act; specifying that a local government shall retain certain funds; applying the Act prospectively; and terminating the Act.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Delegate McComas
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
Bill imposes a local government mandate which is a directive in a bill requiring a local government unit to perform a task or assume a responsibility that has a discernible fiscal impact on the local government unit
Economic Matters  View Committee HearingJudicial Proceedings
Broad Subject(s):Public Safety
Utility Regulation
Narrow Subject(s):Alternative Energy Sources
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees &Taxes; specific tax
Safety -see also- Cybersecurity; Occupational Safety
Statutes:Article - Public Safety

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May 11, 2018 2:05 P.M.