HB1090 (CH0327)

2013 Regular Session



Public Utilities - Consumer Relations - Tenant Payment of Landlord Utility Bills

Sponsored by:

Delegate Barnes


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 327

Synopsis:Authorizing a specified tenant to prevent the termination of specified utility service by applying for a new utility service account; specifying that a specified tenant may not incur liability for specified charges; requiring a specified utility service provider to establish a new utility service account for a specified tenant under specified circumstances; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Delegates Barnes, Braveboy, Davis, Hucker, Olszewski, Cane, Carr, Glenn, Healey, and Niemann
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0849
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): January 1, 2014
Environmental Matters  View Committee Hearing
Economic Matters
Finance  Listen to Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Utility Regulation
Real Property
Narrow Subject(s):Consumer Protection -see also- Unfair Trade Practices
Fees -see also- Attys' Fees; Devt Fees & Taxes; Reimb Rates
Landlord and Tenant -see also- Eviction; Leases & Rent; etc.
Leases and Rent
Liability -see also- Good Samaritan
Prices -see also- Consumer Price Index
Security Deposits
Utilities -see also- High Voltage Lines; Telephones; Water
Statutes:Article - Public Utilities
Article - Real Property
(8-212.3, 8-401)

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October 24, 2017 1:05 P.M.