Utilities

2017 Regular Session

Total Bills: 56

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Number / Chapter
(Cross File / Chapter)
 
TitlePrimary SponsorStatusOriginal House
and Hearing Dates
Opposite House
and Hearing Dates
Broad Subject
HB0082 / CH0681
    (SB0125 / CH0682)
Woodrow Wilson Bridge and Tunnel Compact - RepealDelegate CarrApproved by the Governor - Chapter 681Environment and Transportation
2/9/2017 - 1:15 p.m.
Finance
3/23/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Transportation - Generally (R2)
HB0223Sales and Use Tax - Exemption - Electricity Consumption by Small Business Located in Qualified Distressed CountyDelegate McKayIn the House - Hearing 2/07 at 1:30 p.m.Ways and Means
2/7/2017 - 1:30 p.m.
Taxes - Sales and Use (Q4)
HB0228
    (SB0546)
Environment - Water Service - Shutoff Notice Disclosures and Vulnerable Population ProtectionDelegate Washington, M.In the House - Unfavorable Report by Environment and TransportationEnvironment and Transportation
2/15/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Environment (M3)
HB0261 / CH0534Public Utilities - Termination of Service to Multifamily Dwelling Unit - Notification to Property Owner or Property ManagerDelegate JacksonApproved by the Governor - Chapter 534Economic Matters
2/2/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
3/28/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
HB0269 / CH0637
    (SB0531 / CH0638)
Housing Navigator and Aftercare ProgramDelegate KrimmApproved by the Governor - Chapter 637Environment and Transportation
2/7/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Appropriations
Finance
4/4/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Social Services - Generally (O1)
HB0320Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission - Connection Pipe Emergency Replacement Loan Program MC/PG 109-17Montgomery County Delegation and Prince George's County DelegationIn the Senate - Hearing 4/04 at 1:00 p.m.Environment and Transportation
3/14/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
4/4/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Bi-County Agencies (L5)
HB0335 / CH0563Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission - System Development Charge - Exemptions MC/PG 104-17Montgomery County Delegation and Prince George's County DelegationApproved by the Governor - Chapter 563Environment and Transportation
3/16/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/30/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Bi-County Agencies (L5)
HB0356Public Service Commission - Rates for Gas and Electricity - Discount for Qualified Residential Customers in Baltimore CityDelegate ConawayIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
2/2/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
HB0414
    (SB0355 / CH0388)
Gas Companies - Rate Regulation - Environmental Remediation CostsDelegate BarkleyIn the Senate - Rereferred to FinanceEconomic Matters
2/9/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
FinanceUtility Regulation (C5)
HB0504 / CH0809
    (SB0713 / CH0808)
Products That Contain Mercury - Prohibition on Sale of Electric Switches, Electric Relays, and Gas Valve SwitchesDelegate RobinsonEnacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 809Environment and Transportation
2/22/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsEnvironment (M3)
HB0511 / CH0535
    (SB0218 / CH0536)
Public Utilities - Water Companies and Sewage Disposal Companies - Rate Cases and ProceedingsDelegate JamesonApproved by the Governor - Chapter 535Economic Matters
2/9/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
3/23/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
HB0537Environment - On-Site Sewage Disposal Systems and Funding for Wastewater Treatment Facilities and Sewerage SystemsDelegate ParrottIn the House - Hearing 3/01 at 1:00 p.m.Environment and Transportation
3/1/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Environment (M3)
HB0599
    (SB0365)
Forest Conservation Act - Exemption, Reforestation Rate, and Forest Conservation Fund - AlterationsDelegate HealeyIn the House - Hearing 2/22 at 1:00 p.m.Environment and Transportation
2/22/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Natural Resources - Generally (M1)
HB0656
    (SB0472)
Environment - Stormwater Remediation Fees and Stormwater Charges - Property Subject to Fees and ChargesDelegate BarveIn the Senate - First Reading Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs and Budget and TaxationEnvironment and Transportation
2/15/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
Budget and Taxation
Environment (M3)
HB0773 / CH0382
    (SB0715)
Clean Energy - Energy Storage Technology StudyDelegate KormanApproved by the Governor - Chapter 382Economic Matters
2/23/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
4/4/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
HB0863State Agricultural and Conservation Property Interests - Solar Facilities (Right to Solar Farm)Delegate BarveIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Environment and Transportation; WithdrawnEnvironment and Transportation
2/22/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Agriculture (M4)
HB0918Environment - Water Services - Water Affordability ProgramDelegate Washington, M.In the House - Unfavorable Report by Environment and TransportationEnvironment and Transportation
2/24/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Environment (M3)
HB0996
    (SB0771)
Electric Cooperatives - Rate Regulation - Fixed Charges for Distribution System CostsDelegate JamesonIn the House - Hearing 2/21 at 1:00 p.m.Economic Matters
2/21/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
HB0999 / CH0532
    (SB0649 / CH0533)
Public Utilities - Telephone Lifeline Service - RevisionsDelegate DavisApproved by the Governor - Chapter 532Economic Matters
2/23/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
3/23/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
HB1002 / CH0777
    (SB0966)
Electric Universal Service Program - Unexpended FundsDelegate DavisApproved by the Governor - Chapter 777Economic Matters
2/23/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
4/6/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
HB1055
    (SB0737 / CH0424)
St. Mary's County - Bonds and Other Evidences of Indebtedness - Limitations and RepaymentSt. Mary's County DelegationVetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)Appropriations
2/28/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation
3/30/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Counties - Local Laws (L2)
HB1221Public Utilities - Residential Copper Landline Replacement - Moratorium and StudyDelegate GutierrezIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
3/9/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
HB1308
    (SB0969 / CH0840)
Electricity - Construction of Overhead Transmission Lines - Condemnation AuthorityDelegate BranchIn the Senate - Rereferred to FinanceEconomic Matters
3/9/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
FinanceUtility Regulation (C5)
HB1313Public Utilities - Telephone Companies - Wired Broadband (Wired Broadband Act of 2017)Delegate FisherIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
3/2/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
HB1350 / CH0392
    (SB0851)
Public Service Commission - Application for Certificate of Public Convenience and Necessity - Consistency With Comprehensive PlanDelegate RoseApproved by the Governor - Chapter 392Economic Matters
3/9/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
4/6/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
HB1406Gas and Electricity - Smart Meters - Customer Rights and Required ReportsDelegate GlassIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
3/16/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
HB1419Gas and Electricity - Analog Meters - Purchase and InstallationDelegate GlassIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
3/16/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
HB1426Calvert County - Personal Property Tax - ExemptionDelegate FisherIn the House - Hearing 3/03 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
3/3/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Taxes - Property - Local (Q2)
HB1452
    (SB1043)
Renewable Energy Portfolio Standard Requirements - Standard Offer ServiceDelegate ClippingerIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters; WithdrawnEconomic Matters
3/2/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
HB1454Task Force on Electric Power Grid SecurityDelegate ParrottIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
3/9/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
HB1457Public Utilities - Renewable Energy Portfolio Standard - RevisionsDelegate ClippingerIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters; WithdrawnEconomic Matters
3/2/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
HB1473
    (SB1082)
Gas and Electric Companies - Deposit ChargesDelegate JalisiIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
3/9/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
HB1533
    (SB0658)
Termination of Electric or Gas Service - ProhibitionDelegate FennellIn the House - Unfavorable Report by House Rules and Executive Nominations; WithdrawnRules and Executive NominationsUtility Regulation (C5)
HB1592
    (SB0931)
Local Jurisdictions - Zoning Authority - Generating StationsDelegate JamesonIn the House - First Reading House Rules and Executive NominationsRules and Executive NominationsLocal Government - Generally (L6)
SB0125 / CH0682
    (HB0082 / CH0681)
Woodrow Wilson Bridge and Tunnel Compact - RepealSenator FeldmanApproved by the Governor - Chapter 682Finance
2/1/2017 - 2:00 p.m.
Environment and Transportation
3/23/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Transportation - Generally (R2)
SB0218 / CH0536
    (HB0511 / CH0535)
Public Utilities - Water Companies and Sewage Disposal Companies - Rate Cases and ProceedingsSenator MiddletonApproved by the Governor - Chapter 536Finance
1/31/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Economic MattersUtility Regulation (C5)
SB0355 / CH0388
    (HB0414)
Gas Companies - Rate Regulation - Environmental Remediation CostsSenator SerafiniApproved by the Governor - Chapter 388Finance
2/8/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Economic MattersUtility Regulation (C5)
SB0365
    (HB0599)
Task Force on the Forest Conservation Act Offset PolicySenator YoungIn the House - Hearing 3/29 at 1:00 p.m.Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/7/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Environment and Transportation
3/29/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Natural Resources - Generally (M1)
SB0472
    (HB0656)
Environment - Municipal Stormwater Charges - Property Subject to ChargesSenator YoungIn the Senate - Hearing 2/14 at 1:00 p.m. (Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs)Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/14/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation
Environment (M3)
SB0532Temporary Family Health Care Structures - PermitsSenator BensonIn the Senate - Hearing 2/22 at 1:00 p.m.Finance
2/22/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Local Government - Generally (L6)
SB0546
    (HB0228)
Environment - Water Service - Shutoff Notice Disclosures and Vulnerable Population ProtectionSenator ConwayIn the Senate - Hearing 2/21 at 1:00 p.m.Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/21/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Environment (M3)
SB0649 / CH0533
    (HB0999 / CH0532)
Public Utilities - Telephone Lifeline Service - RevisionsSenator MiddletonApproved by the Governor - Chapter 533Finance
3/7/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Economic MattersUtility Regulation (C5)
SB0658
    (HB1533)
Termination of Electric or Gas Service - ProhibitionSenator BensonIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Finance; WithdrawnFinanceUtility Regulation (C5)
SB0713 / CH0808
    (HB0504 / CH0809)
Products That Contain Mercury - Prohibition on Sale of Electric Switches, Electric Relays, and Gas Valve SwitchesSenator YoungEnacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 808Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/21/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Environment and Transportation
3/29/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Environment (M3)
SB0715
    (HB0773 / CH0382)
Clean Energy - Energy Storage Technology StudySenator RosapepeIn the House - First Reading House Rules and Executive NominationsFinance
3/7/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Rules and Executive NominationsUtility Regulation (C5)
SB0737 / CH0424
    (HB1055)
St. Mary's County - Bonds and Other Evidences of Indebtedness - Limitations and RepaymentSenator WaughApproved by the Governor - Chapter 424Budget and Taxation
3/2/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Appropriations
3/28/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Counties - Local Laws (L2)
SB0771
    (HB0996)
Electric Cooperatives - Rate Regulation - Fixed Charges for Distribution System CostsSenator MiddletonIn the Senate - Hearing 2/21 at 1:00 p.m.Finance
2/21/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
SB0851
    (HB1350 / CH0392)
Public Service Commission - Application for Certificate of Public Convenience and Necessity - Consistency With Comprehensive PlanSenator ReadyIn the Senate - Hearing 3/14 at 1:00 p.m.Finance
3/14/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
SB0931
    (HB1592)
Public Service Commission - Certificate of Public Convenience and Necessity - Consistency With Comprehensive PlanSenator AstleIn the House - First Reading House Rules and Executive NominationsFinance
3/14/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
Rules and Executive NominationsLocal Government - Generally (L6)
SB0966
    (HB1002 / CH0777)
Electric Universal Service Program - Unexpended FundsSenator KlausmeierVetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)Finance
3/7/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Economic MattersUtility Regulation (C5)
SB0969 / CH0840
    (HB1308)
Electricity - Construction of Overhead Transmission Lines - Condemnation AuthoritySenator FeldmanEnacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 840Finance
3/7/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Economic MattersUtility Regulation (C5)
SB0980
    (HB1461)
Environment - Natural Gas and Oil Interest Restitution FundSenator EdwardsIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsEducation, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/7/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Environment (M3)
SB1040 / CH0387Environment - Water and Sewer and Solid Waste Management Plan ApprovalSenator ReadyApproved by the Governor - Chapter 387Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/7/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Environment and Transportation
3/29/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Environment (M3)
SB1043
    (HB1452)
Renewable Energy Portfolio Standard Requirements - Standard Offer ServiceSenator FeldmanIn the Senate - Hearing 3/21 at 1:00 p.m.Finance
3/21/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
SB1073Sales and Use Tax - Exemption - Utilities for Operation of RestaurantsSenator WaughIn the Senate - Hearing 3/15 at 1:00 p.m.Budget and Taxation
3/15/2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Taxes - Sales and Use (Q4)
SB1082
    (HB1473)
Gas and Electric Companies - Deposit ChargesSenator RosapepeIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Finance; WithdrawnFinanceUtility Regulation (C5)

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June 7, 2017 9:58 A.M.