SB0460 (CH0174)

Find a 2015 Bill:

2015 Regular Session



Public Utilities - Electricity - Construction of Overhead Transmission Lines

Sponsored by:

Senator Feldman


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 174

Synopsis:Altering the scope of persons who may apply to begin construction of a new overhead transmission line for electricity under specified circumstances to include an electric company or a person who is or will be subject to regulation as a public utility by an officer or an agency of the United States; prohibiting the Public Service Commission from issuing a certificate of public convenience and necessity for the construction of a specified overhead transmission line to an applicant other than an electric company under specified circumstances; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Senators Feldman, Klausmeier, and Middleton
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0469
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2015
Finance  View Committee HearingEconomic Matters
Broad Subject(s):Utility Regulation
Narrow Subject(s):Condemnation
High Voltage Lines
Public Service Commission
Rules and Regulations
Safety -see also- Occupational Safety
Utilities -see also- High Voltage Lines; Telephones; Water
Statutes:Article - Public Utilities
(1-101, 7-207)

How a Bill Becomes Law

Legislative Lingo

Explanation of Floor Motions and Actions

October 24, 2017 4:48 P.M.