HB1027

2013 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Public Service Companies - Gas - Prohibition on Purchase from Unsafe Company

Sponsored by:

Delegate Cardin

Status:

In the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters; Withdrawn


Synopsis:Prohibiting a public service company from purchasing gas from a company for distribution that has not installed specified safety equipment on gas transmission lines under its ownership or control, that does not employ specified best practices and technology, or that does not comply with all applicable State and federal safety standards and reporting requirements.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Cardin, Morhaim, and Stein
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0606
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2013
Committee(s):
Economic Matters
Broad Subject(s):Utility Regulation
Public Safety
Narrow Subject(s):Equipment -see also- Motor Vehicle Equipment
Fuel -see also- Coal
Safety -see also- Occupational Safety
Utilities -see also- High Voltage Lines; Telephones; Water
Statutes:Article - Public Utilities
(5-303)

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October 24, 2017 1:04 P.M.