HB0261 (CH0534)

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2017 Regular Session



Public Utilities - Termination of Service to Multifamily Dwelling Unit - Notification to Property Owner or Property Manager

Sponsored by:

Delegate Jackson


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 534

Synopsis:Requiring a public service company that intends to terminate, because of nonpayment, electric or gas service to a specified customer to notify the property owner or manager before terminating service if the public service company has received a specified customer's consent; authorizing a specified property owner or manager to require, as a term of a specified lease, a specified tenant to assure that a specified customer provides consent for the property owner or manager to receive a specified notice of termination of services; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Delegates Jackson, Angel, Knotts, Krimm, and Tarlau
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2017
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Broad Subject(s):Utility Regulation
Narrow Subject(s):Apartments
Consumer Protection -see also- Unfair Trade Practices
Housing -see also- Apartments; Condos; Mobile & Manuf Homes
Public Service Commission
Real Property
Rules and Regulations
Utilities -see also- High Voltage Lines; Telephones; Water
Statutes:Article - Public Utilities

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November 28, 2017 12:59 P.M.