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2017 Regular Session



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

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Senator Ready


In the Senate - Hearing 3/14 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Requiring the Public Service Commission to provide a copy of specified application materials for a certificate of public convenience and necessity to each appropriate unit of local government in which the construction of a generating station or of a specified overhead transmission line is proposed to be located; requiring each unit of local government to review the application materials and make a specified determination as to whether the application is consistent with the jurisdiction's comprehensive plan; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senator Ready
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB1350
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2017
Finance  View Committee Hearing
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
Statutes:Article - Land Use
(1-301, 1-302, 1-303)
Article - Public Utilities

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November 28, 2017 1:13 P.M.