Utilities

2016 Regular Session

Total Bills: 63

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Number / Chapter
(Cross File / Chapter)
 
TitlePrimary SponsorStatusOriginal House
and Hearing Dates
Opposite House
and Hearing Dates
Broad Subject
HB0019Public Safety - Building Performance Standards - Local Amendments to Fire Sprinkler Systems ProvisionsDelegate AdamsIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Environment and TransportationEnvironment and Transportation
2/16/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Public Safety (E4)
HB0040St. Mary's County - Personal Property Tax - ExemptionDelegate MorganIn the House - Hearing 1/27 at 2:00 p.m.Ways and Means
1/27/2016 - 2:00 p.m.
Taxes - Property - Local (Q2)
HB0075 / CH0356
    (SB0162 / CH0355)
Gas Companies - Infrastructure Replacement Projects - Amendment to a PlanDelegate BarkleyApproved by the Governor - Chapter 356Economic Matters
1/21/2016 - 3:00 p.m.
Finance
3/24/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
HB0128Public Utilities - Termination of Service to Multifamily Dwelling Unit - Notification to Property Owner or ManagerDelegate JacksonIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Finance; WithdrawnEconomic Matters
1/28/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
3/29/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
HB0162Comptroller - Taxpayer Protection ActChair, Judiciary CommitteeIn the Senate - Third Reading Passed with Amendments (46-0)Judiciary
2/10/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial Proceedings
3/29/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation
Taxes - Income (Q3)
HB0295Electricity - Explanation of Bill ChargesDelegate KrimmIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
2/4/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
HB0327Public Service Commission Reform ActDelegate KormanIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
2/11/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
HB0363Public Health - Smart Meters - Report on Public Health ImpactDelegate KnottsIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters; WithdrawnEconomic MattersPublic Health (J1)
HB0405
    (SB0018)
Sales and Use Tax - Exemption - Energy for Homeowners AssociationDelegate TurnerIn the House - Hearing 2/24 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
2/24/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Taxes - Sales and Use (Q4)
HB0434Calvert County - Personal Property Tax - ExemptionDelegate FisherIn the House - Hearing 2/24 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
2/24/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Taxes - Property - Local (Q2)
HB0435Electric Companies - Vegetation Management - Local Law, Rule, Regulation, or Other ActionDelegate TarlauIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
2/11/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
HB0440 / CH0431
    (SB0811 / CH0430)
Electric Companies - Installation of Solar Electric Generating Facility - Completion of InterconnectionDelegate KramerApproved by the Governor - Chapter 431Economic Matters
2/11/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
3/24/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
HB0527Harford County - Department of Public Works - Smart Water MetersDelegate GlassIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters; WithdrawnEconomic MattersCounties - Local Laws (L2)
HB0545Landlord and Tenant - Water and Wastewater Charges - Billing SystemsDelegate LaffertyIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings; WithdrawnEnvironment and Transportation
2/16/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial ProceedingsReal Property (N1)
HB0546
    (SB0510)
Electric and Gas Companies - Rate Regulation - Infrastructure InvestmentsDelegate BarkleyIn the House - Hearing 2/18 at 1:00 p.m.Economic Matters
2/18/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
HB0571Gas Companies - Rate Regulation - Environmental Remediation CostsDelegate BarkleyIn the Senate - Recommitted to Finance (Senator Middleton)Economic Matters
3/3/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
4/7/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
HB0572Personal Property Tax - Investments in MarylandDelegate FisherIn the House - Hearing 3/02 at 2:30 p.m.Ways and Means
3/2/2016 - 2:30 p.m.
Taxes - Property (Q1)
HB0602 / CH0354
    (SB0141 / CH0353)
Anne Arundel County - Special Taxing Districts - Water or Wastewater ServicesAnne Arundel County DelegationApproved by the Governor - Chapter 354Ways and Means
2/24/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation
3/30/2016 - 1:30 p.m.
Special Taxing Districts (L4)
HB0613Public Utilities - Telephone Companies - Wired Broadband (Wired Broadband Act of 2016)Delegate FisherIn the House - Hearing 2/18 at 1:00 p.m.Economic Matters
2/18/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
HB0696 / CH0676
    (SB0480 / CH0675)
Public Utilities - Maryland Underground Facilities Damage Prevention Authority - FundingDelegate DavisEnacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 676Economic Matters
2/18/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
3/24/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
HB0742Environment - Water Service Shut Off Protection ActDelegate Washington, M.In the House - Unfavorable Report by Environment and TransportationEnvironment and Transportation
2/24/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Environment (M3)
HB0744Senior Call-Check Service Program - EstablishmentDelegate KramerIn the Senate - Hearing 3/29 at 1:00 p.m.Economic Matters
2/25/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
3/29/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
State Government - Procurement (P2)
HB0787Electricity - Energy Storage Systems (Storage Technology and Electric Power (STEP) Act)Delegate KormanIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters; WithdrawnEconomic Matters
2/25/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
HB0796
    (SB0801)
Baltimore City - Landlord and Tenant Law - Actions for Repossession (Fairness and Integrity for Baltimore City Renters Act)Delegate RosenbergIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Environment and Transportation; WithdrawnEnvironment and TransportationCounties - Local Laws (L2)
HB0808Public Service Commission - Damaged or Dangling Utility Lines - FineDelegate TarlauIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
2/18/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
HB0821Energy Storage Portfolio Standard (Storage Technology and Electric Power (STEP) Act)Delegate KormanIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters; WithdrawnEconomic Matters
2/25/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
HB0854 / CH0281State Highway Administration - Relocation of Water or Sewer Lines - Cost SharingDelegate LisantiApproved by the Governor - Chapter 281Environment and Transportation
3/10/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
4/5/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Transportation - Highways (R1)
HB0927
    (SB1075)
Public Service Commission - Electric Affordability Program - StudyDelegate DavisIn the Senate - Favorable Report by FinanceEconomic Matters
3/3/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
FinanceUtility Regulation (C5)
HB1106
    (SB0921)
Clean Energy Jobs - Renewable Energy Portfolio Standard RevisionsDelegate FrickVetoed by the Governor (Policy)Economic Matters
3/3/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
4/5/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
HB1108Environment - Municipal Stormwater Charges - Property Subject to ChargesDelegate GilchristIn the House - Hearing 3/02 at 1:00 p.m.Environment and Transportation
3/2/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Environment (M3)
HB1118Public Utilities - Utility Supplier Diversity - Data Submission and Task ForceDelegate Robinson, B.In the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
3/3/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
HB1120Family Law - Automatic InjunctionDelegate DumaisIn the House - Unfavorable Report by JudiciaryJudiciary
3/9/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Family Law (D4)
HB1144 / CH0134Gas and Electric Companies - Retail Choice Customer Education and Protection FundDelegate Miller, W.Approved by the Governor - Chapter 134Economic Matters
2/25/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
3/30/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
HB1276Electric Universal Service Program - Solar Procurement StudyDelegate ClippingerIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters; WithdrawnEconomic Matters
3/3/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
HB1279Sales and Use Tax - Exemption - Energy Consumption by RestaurantsDelegate VogtIn the House - Hearing 3/09 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
3/9/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Taxes - Sales and Use (Q4)
HB1287
    (SB0867)
Public Utilities - Renewable Energy Portfolio Standard - Eligible SourcesDelegate WaldstreicherIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters; WithdrawnEconomic Matters
3/3/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
HB1324
    (SB0778)
Public Utilities - Natural Gas Infrastructure Expansion and ReinforcementDelegate BarkleyIn the House - Hearing 3/10 at 1:00 p.m.Economic Matters
3/10/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
HB1351Public Service Companies and Utility Companies - Entering on Property - Notice to OwnerDelegate BrooksIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters; WithdrawnEconomic MattersUtility Regulation (C5)
HB1354Gas and Electricity - Smart Meters - Customer Rights and Required ReportsDelegate GlassIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
3/11/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
HB1355Gas and Electricity - Analog Meters - Purchase and InstallationDelegate GlassIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
3/11/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
HB1467Department of Human Resources - Housing Counselor and Aftercare ProgramDelegate KrimmIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Appropriations; WithdrawnAppropriations
3/8/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Social Services - Generally (O1)
HB1552Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission - Polybutylene Connection Pipe Replacement Loan Program PG/MC 115-16Prince George's County Delegation and Montgomery County DelegationIn the Senate - Recommitted to Finance (Senator Middleton)Environment and Transportation
3/15/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
4/5/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Bi-County Agencies (L5)
SB0018
    (HB0405)
Sales and Use Tax - Exemption - Energy for Homeowners AssociationSenator MathiasIn the Senate - Hearing 1/27 at 1:00 p.m.Budget and Taxation
1/27/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Taxes - Sales and Use (Q4)
SB0116 / CH0049
    (HB0084)
State Government - Office of Legislative Audits - Alterations in Audit RequirementsPresidentApproved by the Governor - Chapter 49Budget and Taxation
2/3/2016 - 2:00 p.m.
Appropriations
3/15/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
State Government - Agencies, Offices, and Officials (P1)
SB0141 / CH0353
    (HB0602 / CH0354)
Anne Arundel County - Special Taxing Districts - Water or Wastewater ServicesAnne Arundel County SenatorsApproved by the Governor - Chapter 353Budget and Taxation
2/3/2016 - 2:00 p.m.
Ways and Means
3/30/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Special Taxing Districts (L4)
SB0162 / CH0355
    (HB0075 / CH0356)
Gas Companies - Infrastructure Replacement Projects - Amendment to a PlanSenator AstleApproved by the Governor - Chapter 355Finance
1/26/2016 - 1:45 p.m.
Economic MattersUtility Regulation (C5)
SB0226 / CH0361Professional Engineers - Engineering Documents Prepared at the Request of the State or Political Subdivision of the State - Signing and SealingSenator SimonaireApproved by the Governor - Chapter 361Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/11/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Economic Matters
3/22/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Business Regulation and Occupations (C2)
SB0292Tax Assessments - Appeals Procedures - Application for Revision or Claim for RefundSenator BatesIn the Senate - Hearing 2/10 at 1:00 p.m.Budget and Taxation
2/10/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Taxes - Miscellaneous (Q7)
SB0328
    (HB0220)
Criminal Procedure - ExpungementSenator ConwayIn the House - First Reading House Rules and Executive NominationsJudicial Proceedings
2/24/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Rules and Executive NominationsCriminal Law - Procedure (E2)
SB0480 / CH0675
    (HB0696 / CH0676)
Public Utilities - Maryland Underground Facilities Damage Prevention Authority - FundingSenator AstleEnacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 675Finance
2/16/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Economic MattersUtility Regulation (C5)
SB0510
    (HB0546)
Electric and Gas Companies - Rate Regulation - Infrastructure InvestmentsSenator AstleIn the Senate - Hearing 2/23 at 1:00 p.m.Finance
2/23/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
SB0511Taxes - Sales and Use Tax - RepealSenator WaughIn the Senate - Hearing 3/11 at 1:00 p.m.Budget and Taxation
3/11/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Taxes - Sales and Use (Q4)
SB0632Underground Conduit System - Rate Modification Imposed by Local Jurisdiction - Notice, Hearing, and AppealSenator HersheyIn the Senate - Hearing 2/23 at 1:00 p.m.Finance
2/23/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
SB0778
    (HB1324)
Public Utilities - Natural Gas Infrastructure Expansion and ReinforcementSenator AstleIn the Senate - Hearing 3/01 at 1:00 p.m.Finance
3/1/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
SB0801
    (HB0796)
Fairness and Integrity for Baltimore City Renters ActSenator PughIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings; WithdrawnJudicial ProceedingsCounties - Local Laws (L2)
SB0811 / CH0430
    (HB0440 / CH0431)
Electric Companies - Installation of Solar Electric Generating Facility - Completion of InterconnectionSenator BensonApproved by the Governor - Chapter 430Finance
2/23/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Economic MattersUtility Regulation (C5)
SB0867
    (HB1287)
Public Utilities - Renewable Energy Portfolio Standard - Eligible SourcesSenator Nathan-PulliamIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by FinanceFinance
3/8/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
SB0921
    (HB1106)
Clean Energy Jobs - Renewable Energy Portfolio Standard RevisionsSenator PughVetoed by the Governor (Policy)Finance
3/8/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Economic MattersUtility Regulation (C5)
SB1014Maryland Clean Energy Jobs Act of 2016Senator PughIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Senate Rules; WithdrawnRulesUtility Regulation (C5)
SB1069 / CH0464Public Utilities - Application for a Certificate of Public Convenience and Necessity - Public NoticeSenator MiddletonApproved by the Governor - Chapter 464Finance
3/15/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Economic Matters
3/23/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
SB1075
    (HB0927)
Public Service Commission - Electric Affordability Program - StudySenator KlausmeierIn the Senate - Favorable Report by FinanceFinance
3/23/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
SB1131Electric Cooperatives - Rate Regulation - Fixed Charges for Distribution System CostsSenator MiddletonIn the Senate - Hearing 3/23 at 1:00 p.m.Finance
3/23/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
SB1157Public Service Company - Easement - Policy and Notice for Performing WorkSenator KlausmeierIn the Senate - Rereferred to Finance (Senator Klausmeier) AdoptedFinance
3/24/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)

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September 23, 2016 2:06 P.M.