HB1350 (CH0392)

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2017 Regular Session



Public Service Commission - Application for Certificate of Public Convenience and Necessity - Consistency With Comprehensive Plan

Sponsored by:

Delegate Rose


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 392

Synopsis:Requiring the Public Service Commission, rather than the Department of Planning, to provide a copy of application materials for a certificate of public convenience and necessity to each specified unit of local government in which the construction of a generating station is proposed to be located and to specified public officials; requiring the Commission to take final action on the application only after due consideration of the consistency of the application with the jurisdiction's comprehensive plan and zoning; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Delegates Rose, S. Howard, Afzali, Krebs, Lisanti, McKay, and Shoemaker
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0851
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2017
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Broad Subject(s):Utility Regulation
Local Government - Generally
Narrow Subject(s):Counties -see also- Chartered Counties; Code Counties
High Voltage Lines
Licenses -see also- Alcoholic Bev Lic; Drivers' Licenses
Municipal Corporations -see also- Annap; Balt; Hager; OC
Public Service Commission
Utilities -see also- High Voltage Lines; Telephones; Water
Zoning and Planning
Statutes:Article - Public Utilities

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November 28, 2017 1:06 P.M.