SB0606

2013 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

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

Sponsored by:

Senator Zirkin

Status:

In the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Finance; Withdrawn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:Senator Zirkin
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB1027
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2013
Committee(s):
Finance
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
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October 24, 2017 1:09 P.M.