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2015 Regular Session



Public Utilities - Telecommunications Law - Modernization

Sponsored by:

Senator Pugh


In the Senate - Hearing 3/10 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Providing that a telephone company is not required to file with the Public Service Commission a specified tariff schedule except under specified circumstances; limiting the type of services in which a telephone company may not establish a new rate under specified circumstances; allowing a telephone company to discontinue or abandon a specified service under specified circumstances; providing that a specified prior authorization is not required for specified transactions; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senator Pugh
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB1166
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2015
Finance  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Utility Regulation
Narrow Subject(s):Administrative Agencies -see also- Electronic Government
Consumer Protection -see also- Unfair Trade Practices
Counties -see also- Chartered Counties; Code Counties
Laws and Ordinances -see also- Pub Local Laws; Uniform Laws
Municipal Corporations -see also- Annap; Balt; Hager; OC
Prices -see also- Consumer Price Index
Public Service Commission
Rules and Regulations
Telecommunications and Information Technology
Utilities -see also- High Voltage Lines; Telephones; Water
Statutes:Article - Public Utilities
(4-202, 4-203, 5-103, 5-202, 5-203, 6-101, 8-502)

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November 20, 2015 7:25 P.M.