Utilities

2015 Regular Session

Total Bills: 57

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Number / Chapter
(Cross File / Chapter)
 
TitlePrimary SponsorStatusOriginal House
and Hearing Dates
Opposite House
and Hearing Dates
Broad Subject
HB0035 / CH0217
    (SB0011)
Public Service Commission - Hearing Examiners - Change of Job TitleDelegate BarkleyApproved by the Governor - Chapter 217Economic Matters
1/29/2015 - 1:30 p.m.
Finance
3/31/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
HB0049 / CH0057
    (SB0062)
Clerks of the Circuit Courts - Water and Sewer Lien Registers - FeesChair, Judiciary CommitteeApproved by the Governor - Chapter 57Judiciary
2/4/2015 - 2:00 p.m.
Judicial ProceedingsCourts and Court Personnel - Statewide (D1)
HB0069
    (SB0841)
Calvert County - Personal Property Tax - ExemptionDelegate FisherIn the House - Hearing 2/11 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
2/11/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Taxes - Property - Local (Q2)
HB0072 / CH0489
    (SB0057)
Budget Reconciliation and Financing Act of 2015SpeakerEnacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 489Appropriations
3/3/2015 - 3:00 p.m.
Budget and TaxationOperating Budget (B1)
HB0140 / CH0223
    (SB0054)
Public Service Commission - Restrictions After ServiceDelegate DavisApproved by the Governor - Chapter 223Economic Matters
2/12/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
3/31/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
HB0161Personal Property Tax - Investments in MarylandDelegate FisherIn the House - Hearing 2/18 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
2/18/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Taxes - Property (Q1)
HB0184
    (SB0842)
St. Mary's County - Personal Property Tax - ExemptionDelegate MorganIn the House - Hearing 2/18 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
2/18/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Taxes - Property - Local (Q2)
HB0341
    (SB0401 / CH0029)
Underground Utility Damage Prevention - Connecting Buildings to Water Supply Systems and Sewerage Systems - Detectable WiresDelegate DavisVetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)Economic Matters
2/19/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
3/31/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Environment (M3)
HB0366Tax Sales - Delinquent Water Bills - ProhibitionDelegate ConawayIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Environment and TransportationEnvironment and Transportation
2/24/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Taxes - Property (Q1)
HB0376Electric Companies - Vegetation Management - Local Law, Rule, or RegulationDelegate TarlauIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
2/19/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
HB0377
    (SB0373)
Renewable Energy Portfolio Standard - Revisions (Maryland Clean Energy Advancement Act of 2015)Delegate FrickIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters; WithdrawnEconomic Matters
2/20/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
HB0378Renewable Energy Portfolio Standard - Qualifying BiomassDelegate Young, K.In the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters; WithdrawnEconomic MattersUtility Regulation (C5)
HB0453Public Utilities - Telephone Service - Battery for Backup PowerDelegate TarlauIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
2/19/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
HB0469
    (SB0460 / CH0174)
Public Utilities - Electricity - Construction of Overhead Transmission LinesDelegate JamesonVetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)Economic Matters
2/19/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
4/1/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
HB0472 / CH0250
    (SB0207)
Telephone Companies - Streamlined Regulatory RequirementsDelegate JamesonApproved by the Governor - Chapter 250Economic Matters
3/5/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
FinanceUtility Regulation (C5)
HB0508Gas and Electricity - Analog Meters - Purchase and InstallationDelegate GlassIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
3/26/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
HB0514 / CH0429
    (SB0258)
Maryland Commission on Climate ChangeDelegate SteinApproved by the Governor - Chapter 429Environment and Transportation
2/25/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsEnvironment (M3)
HB0516
    (SB0009)
Gas and Electricity - Smart Meters - Customer Rights and Required ReportsDelegate GlassIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
3/26/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
HB0541 / CH0431Public Service Commission - Attachments to Utility Poles - StudyDelegate BarkleyApproved by the Governor - Chapter 431Economic Matters
3/5/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
4/1/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
HB0611
    (SB0747)
Public Utilities - Electric Companies - Vegetation ManagementDelegate Miller, A.In the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
3/5/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
HB0636
    (SB0154)
Renewable Energy Portfolio Standard - Thermal EnergyDelegate SteinIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
2/20/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
HB0656Electricity - Energy Storage - Fuel Cells (Stored Energy and Power (StEP) Act)Delegate KormanIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
2/20/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
HB0723Maryland-Mined Coal Tax Credit - RepealDelegate Washington, A.In the House - Hearing 2/25 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
2/25/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Taxes - Miscellaneous (Q7)
HB0844 / CH0106Maryland Small Business Development Financing Authority - Small Business Surety Bond ProgramDelegate BranchApproved by the Governor - Chapter 106Economic Matters
3/4/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
4/1/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Economic and Community Development (C8)
HB0893Electric Companies - Customers - Security DepositsDelegate Washington, M.In the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
3/12/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
HB0920State Highway Administration - Relocation of Water and Sewer Lines - Payment of CostsDelegate LisantiIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Environment and TransportationEnvironment and Transportation
3/12/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Transportation - Highways (R1)
HB0933Energy Efficiency and Demand Management Programs and Services - RepealDelegate ParrottIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
3/12/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Environment (M3)
HB1080 / CH0116
    (SB0576)
9-1-1 Emergency Telephone System - Multiple-Line Telephone Systems - Direct Dial (Kari's Law)Delegate Pena-MelnykApproved by the Governor - Chapter 116Health and Government Operations
3/13/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
4/2/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Public Safety (E4)
HB1082
    (SB0745)
Landlord and Tenant - Security Deposit - Use for Unpaid Water and Sewer BillsDelegate McKayIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Environment and Transportation; WithdrawnEnvironment and TransportationReal Property (N1)
HB1087 / CH0347
    (SB0481)
Electricity - Community Solar Energy Generating System ProgramDelegate ClippingerApproved by the Governor - Chapter 347Economic Matters
3/5/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
4/2/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
HB1166
    (SB0577)
Public Utilities - Telecommunications Law - ModernizationDelegate DavisIn the House - First Reading House Rules and Executive NominationsRules and Executive NominationsUtility Regulation (C5)
HB1234 / CH0474Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission - Customer Assistance Program MC/PG 107-15Montgomery County Delegation and Prince George's County DelegationApproved by the Governor - Chapter 474Environment and Transportation
3/23/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
4/8/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Bi-County Agencies (L5)
HB1292Harford County - Department of Public Works - Smart Water MetersDelegate GlassIn the House - First Reading House Rules and Executive NominationsRules and Executive NominationsCounties - Local Laws (L2)
SB0009
    (HB0516)
Gas and Electricity - Smart Meters - Customer Rights and Required ReportsSenator McFaddenIn the Senate - Hearing 2/17 at 1:00 p.m.Finance
2/17/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
SB0011
    (HB0035 / CH0217)
Public Service Commission - Hearing Examiners - Change of Job TitleSenator AstleVetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)Finance
1/22/2015 - 2:30 p.m.
Economic MattersUtility Regulation (C5)
SB0054
    (HB0140 / CH0223)
Public Service Commission - Restrictions After ServiceSenator MiddletonVetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)Finance
2/17/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Economic MattersUtility Regulation (C5)
SB0062
    (HB0049 / CH0057)
Clerks of the Circuit Courts - Water and Sewer Lien Registers - FeesChair, Judicial Proceedings CommitteeVetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)Judicial Proceedings
2/3/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Judiciary
3/24/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Courts and Court Personnel - Statewide (D1)
SB0154
    (HB0636)
Renewable Energy Portfolio Standard - Thermal EnergySenator MiddletonIn the Senate - Hearing 2/17 at 1:00 p.m.Finance
2/17/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
SB0207
    (HB0472 / CH0250)
Telephone Companies - Streamlined Regulatory RequirementsSenator KlausmeierVetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)Finance
3/10/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Economic MattersUtility Regulation (C5)
SB0258
    (HB0514 / CH0429)
Maryland Commission on Climate ChangeSenator PinskyVetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/17/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Environment and Transportation
3/25/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Environment (M3)
SB0353 / CH0161Electric Companies - Installation of Solar Electric Generating Facility - New Interconnection AgreementSenator HersheyApproved by the Governor - Chapter 161Finance
2/17/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Economic Matters
3/19/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
SB0373
    (HB0377)
Renewable Energy Portfolio Standard - Revisions (Maryland Clean Energy Advancement Act of 2015)Senator FeldmanIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by FinanceFinance
2/24/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
SB0382Electric Companies - Customer Choice of Electricity Supplier - Smart MetersSenator HersheyIn the Senate - Hearing 2/17 at 1:00 p.m.Finance
2/17/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
SB0398 / CH0346Electricity - Community Solar Energy Generating System ProgramSenator PughApproved by the Governor - Chapter 346Finance
2/24/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Economic Matters
4/2/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
SB0401 / CH0029
    (HB0341)
Underground Utility Damage Prevention - Connecting Buildings to Water Supply Systems and Sewerage Systems - Detectable WiresSenator AstleApproved by the Governor - Chapter 29Finance
2/24/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Economic MattersEnvironment (M3)
SB0460 / CH0174
    (HB0469)
Public Utilities - Electricity - Construction of Overhead Transmission LinesSenator FeldmanApproved by the Governor - Chapter 174Finance
3/3/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Economic MattersUtility Regulation (C5)
SB0481
    (HB1087 / CH0347)
Electricity - Community Solar Energy Generating System ProgramSenator RamirezIn the Senate - Hearing 3/03 at 1:00 p.m.Finance
3/3/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
SB0545Crimes - Unauthorized Computer Access for Sabotage - WaterSenator LeeIn the Senate - Hearing 3/04 at 1:00 p.m.Judicial Proceedings
3/4/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Criminal Law - Substantive Crimes (E1)
SB0576
    (HB1080 / CH0116)
9-1-1 Emergency Telephone System - Multiple-Line Telephone Systems - Direct Dial (Kari's Law)Senator PughVetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)Finance
3/10/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Health and Government Operations
4/2/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Public Safety (E4)
SB0577
    (HB1166)
Public Utilities - Telecommunications Law - ModernizationSenator PughIn the Senate - Hearing 3/10 at 1:00 p.m.Finance
3/10/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
SB0745
    (HB1082)
Landlord and Tenant - Security Deposit - Use for Unpaid Water and Sewer BillsSenator EdwardsIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings; WithdrawnJudicial Proceedings
3/17/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Real Property (N1)
SB0747
    (HB0611)
Public Utilities - Electric Companies - Vegetation ManagementSenator FeldmanIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Finance; WithdrawnFinanceUtility Regulation (C5)
SB0760Public Utilities - Renewable Energy Portfolio Standard - Combustion SourceSenator MontgomeryIn the Senate - First Reading Senate RulesRulesUtility Regulation (C5)
SB0826Energy Efficiency Programs - Transferring Development to the Maryland Energy AdministrationSenator AstleIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by FinanceFinance
3/17/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
SB0841
    (HB0069)
Calvert County - Personal Property Tax - ExemptionSenator WaughIn the Senate - First Reading Senate RulesRulesTaxes - Property - Local (Q2)
SB0842
    (HB0184)
St. Mary's County - Personal Property Tax - ExemptionSenator WaughIn the Senate - First Reading Senate RulesRulesTaxes - Property - Local (Q2)
SB0914Electric Companies - Definition by ClassSenator HersheyIn the Senate - Hearing 3/24 at 1:00 p.m.Finance
3/24/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)

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December 8, 2015 2:42 P.M.