2013 Regular Session



Pipeline Safety and Community Protection Act

Sponsored by:

Delegate Morhaim


In the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters; Withdrawn

Synopsis:Requiring the Public Service Commission to act under a specified certification or agreement with the U.S. Secretary of Transportation as an interstate authority agent for the purpose of implementing specified federal pipeline safety laws; requiring a gas transmission company to respond to a report of specified gas leaks in a specified manner; prohibiting a person from beginning construction in the State on a gas pipeline without first obtaining a specified construction permit; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Morhaim, Cardin, and Stein
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0907
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2013
Economic Matters  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Public Safety
Utility Regulation
Narrow Subject(s):Administrative Agencies -see also- Electronic Government
Building Permits
Civil Actions -see also- Small Claims
Counties -see also- Chartered Counties; Code Counties
Electronic Government
Environmental Matters -see also- Conserv; Nat Resrce; Pollut
Equipment -see also- Motor Vehicle Equipment
Federal Government
Fees -see also- Attys' Fees; Devt Fees & Taxes; Reimb Rates
Fuel -see also- Coal
Inspections -see also- Motor Vehicle Inspection
Maps and Charts
Municipal Corporations -see also- Annap; Balt; Hager; OC
News Media
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Public Information
Public Service Commission
Public Works, Board of
Real Property
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records
Rules and Regulations
Safety -see also- Occupational Safety
Utilities -see also- High Voltage Lines; Telephones; Water
Statutes:Article - Public Safety
(15-101 through 15-403)

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October 24, 2017 1:04 P.M.