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2017 Regular Session



Environment - Water Service - Shutoff Notice Disclosures and Vulnerable Population Protection

Sponsored by:

Delegate Washington, M.


In the House - Unfavorable Report by Environment and Transportation

Synopsis:Authorizing a provider of water or sewerage system service to temporarily shut off service for reasons of health or safety or in a State or national emergency; requiring a provider to mail a specified notice when temporarily shutting off service; prohibiting a provider from shutting off service unless the provider provides specified notices at the premises within specified time periods; prohibiting a provider from shutting off service for specified reasons; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates M. Washington, Anderson, Clippinger, Conaway, Ebersole, Fennell, Glass, Glenn, Hayes, Kelly, Lam, Lierman, McCray, McIntosh, Morales, Pena-Melnyk, Platt, Queen, Robinson, Sydnor, Tarlau, Valentino-Smith, and A. Washington
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0546
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2017
Environment and Transportation  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Environment
Narrow Subject(s):Emergencies
Health -see also- Mental and Behavioral Health
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records
Safety -see also- Cybersecurity; Occupational Safety
Utilities -see also- High Voltage Lines; Telephones; Water
Vulnerable Adults -see also- Developmental Disabilities; Eld
Statutes:Article - Environment
(9-658, 9-662, 9-663, 9-724, 9-939, 9-951, 9-2A-01 through 9-2A-05)

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November 28, 2017 12:58 P.M.