SB0658

Find a 2017 Bill:

2017 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Termination of Electric or Gas Service - Prohibition

Sponsored by:

Senator Benson

Status:

In the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Finance; Withdrawn


Synopsis:Prohibiting a public service company from terminating, under specified circumstances, electric or gas service to a residential customer during a severe weather period for a severe weather event and on specified days; prohibiting a public service company, on receipt of a specified request or subsequent request, from terminating, under specified circumstances, electric or gas service to a residential customer for 30 days beyond a scheduled termination of service date under specified circumstances; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senators Benson, Currie, Muse, Robinson, and Rosapepe
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB1533
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2017
Committee(s):
Finance
Broad Subject(s):Utility Regulation
Narrow Subject(s):Consumer Protection -see also- Unfair Trade Practices
Emergencies
Fuel -see also- Coal
Licenses -see also- Alcoholic Bev Lic; Drivers' Licenses
Physician Assistants
Physicians -see also- Dentists; Med Exmnrs; Psych; etc
Public Service Commission
Rules and Regulations
Time
Utilities -see also- High Voltage Lines; Telephones; Water
Weather
Statutes:Article - Public Utilities
(7-307.3, 7-307.4, 7-307.5)

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November 28, 2017 1:12 P.M.