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2014 Regular Session



Poultry Litter Energy-Generating Cooperative Program

Sponsored by:

Senator Pinsky


In the House - Third Reading Passed with Amendments (136-0)

Synopsis:Establishing a Poultry Litter Energy-Generating Cooperative Program; prohibiting the rates and structure of the Program from being used for distributed generation from other sources of energy; requiring the Public Service Commission to consult with the Maryland Energy Administration on administration of the Program; requiring that the Commission determine whether an energy-generating cooperative applicant meets requirements; requiring the Commission to adopt regulations; providing for the allocation of unsubscribed energy; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Senators Pinsky, Hershey, Mathias, Middleton, Montgomery, Simonaire, and Colburn
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB1076
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): June 1, 2014
Finance   View Committee Hearing
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
Economic Matters
Broad Subject(s):Agriculture
Utility Regulation
State Government - Agencies, Offices, and Officials
Narrow Subject(s):Administrative Agencies -see also- Electronic Government
Agriculture, Department of
Alternative Energy Sources
Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Contracts -see also- Land Installment Contracts; Procurement
Cooperative Associations
Energy Matters -see also- Alt Energy Sou; Fuel; Power Plants
Legislative Services, Department of
Meat, Poultry, Seafood -see also- Clams; Crabs; Oysters
Prices -see also- Consumer Price Index
Public Service Commission
Rules and Regulations
Utilities -see also- High Voltage Lines; Telephones; Water

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October 24, 2017 1:56 P.M.