Utilities

2018 Regular Session

Total Bills: 72

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Number / Chapter
(Cross File / Chapter)
 
TitlePrimary SponsorStatusOriginal House
and Hearing Dates
Opposite House
and Hearing Dates
Broad Subject
HB0019Solar Energy Grant Program - Minimum Grant AmountsDelegate BrooksIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic MattersUtility Regulation (C5)
HB0056Criminal Procedure - Search Warrants - Utility MetersDelegate CarrIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Judiciary; WithdrawnJudiciary
1/16/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Criminal Law - Procedure (E2)
HB0218 / CH0128Prince George’s County – Utility Services – Master Meters and Task Force PG 429–18Prince George's County DelegationApproved by the Governor - Chapter 128Economic Matters
1/25/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
3/22/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
HB0266Condominiums - Lien Priority - Unpaid Water and Sewer ChargesDelegate ReyIn the House - Hearing 2/06 at 1:00 p.m.Environment and Transportation
2/6/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Real Property (N1)
HB0408 / CH0539Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission - Connection Pipe Emergency Replacement Loan Program PG/MC 103-18Prince George's County Delegation and Montgomery County DelegationApproved by the Governor - Chapter 539Environment and Transportation
3/13/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
4/3/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Bi-County Agencies (L5)
HB0415Montgomery and Prince George's Counties - Public Utilities - Property Management PG/MC 109-18Prince George's County Delegation and Montgomery County DelegationIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters; WithdrawnEconomic MattersUtility Regulation (C5)
HB0423Electric Companies - Vegetation Management - Notice to Municipal CorporationsDelegate TarlauIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
2/1/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
HB0472
    (SB0493)
Real Property - Residential Leases - Collectible Rent (Rent Transparency Act)Delegate SteinIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Environment and Transportation; WithdrawnEnvironment and TransportationReal Property (N1)
HB0528 / CH0190
    (SB0337 / CH0191)
Public Utilities – Water or Sewage Disposal Systems – RatesDelegate JamesonApproved by the Governor - Chapter 190Economic Matters
2/1/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
3/22/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
HB0529
    (SB0282)
Renewable Energy – Tier 2 Eligibility – ExtensionDelegate JamesonIn the House - Hearing 2/01 at 1:00 p.m.Economic Matters
2/1/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
HB0665Baltimore City – Department of Public Works – Frozen–Pipe Prevention Rebate ProgramDelegate ConawayIn the Senate - Hearing 3/30 at 1:00 p.m.Environment and Transportation
3/2/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/30/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Counties - Local Laws (L2)
HB0715Public Service Commission - Application for a Certificate of Public Convenience and Necessity - Public Notice and HearingDelegate Lewis, R.In the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
2/15/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
HB0784 / CH0773Electric Facilities – Construction of Overhead Transmission Lines – Additional Notice RequirementsDelegate ImpallariaApproved by the Governor - Chapter 773Economic Matters
2/15/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
4/3/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
HB0794
    (SB0692)
Public Service Commission - Construction of Overhead Transmission Lines - LocationDelegate SzeligaIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
2/15/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
HB0812
    (SB0691)
Electric Facilities - Condemnation - Conserved LandDelegate SzeligaIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
2/15/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
HB0869 / CH0282
    (SB0696)
Construction of Transmission Lines – Landowners – NotificationDelegate SzeligaApproved by the Governor - Chapter 282Economic Matters
2/15/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
4/3/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
HB0878Public Utilities - Renewable Energy - Electric and Gas Bills (100% Clean Renewable Energy Equity Act of 2018)Delegate RobinsonIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters; WithdrawnEconomic Matters
3/5/2018 - 2:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
HB0912Task Force on Electric Power Grid SecurityDelegate ParrottIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
2/22/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
HB0918Calvert County - Personal Property Tax - ExemptionDelegate FisherIn the House - Hearing 2/20 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
2/20/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Taxes - Property - Local (Q2)
HB0939Regional Carbon Cost Collection InitiativeDelegate KramerIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
3/5/2018 - 2:00 p.m.
Environment (M3)
HB0967
    (SB0391)
Ratepayer Reduction for Renewable Energy ActDelegate ClippingerIn the House - Hearing 3/05 at 2:00 p.m.Economic Matters
3/5/2018 - 2:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
HB0977State Highway Administration Neighbor Notification ActDelegate WilkinsIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Environment and TransportationEnvironment and Transportation
3/1/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Transportation - Highways (R1)
HB1073
    (SB0468 / CH0514)
Landlord and Tenant - Residential Leases - Water and Sewer BillsDelegate HolmesVetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)Environment and Transportation
2/27/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial ProceedingsReal Property (N1)
HB1126 / CH0283Public Service Commission - Application for Certificate of Public Convenience and Necessity - Criteria to ConsiderDelegate LisantiApproved by the Governor - Chapter 283Economic Matters
3/8/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
4/3/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
HB1242Solar Photovoltaic RecyclingDelegate Miller, W.In the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
3/12/2018 - 2:00 p.m.
Environment (M3)
HB1274Gas and Electricity - Smart Meters - Customer RightsDelegate GlassIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
3/15/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
HB1333Gas and Electricity - Analog Meters - Purchase and InstallationDelegate GlassIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
3/15/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
HB1347
    (SB0351)
Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - 40 West Assistance and Referral CenterDelegate AliIn the House - Unfavorable Report by AppropriationsAppropriations
3/12/2018 - 10:30 a.m.
State Debt (Bond Bills) (B2)
HB1463Gas and Electricity - Analog, Digital, and Smart Meters - Meter Exchange and Transmission of InformationDelegate GlassIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
3/15/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
HB1470Baltimore City - Landlord and Tenant - Water and Sewer BillingDelegate Washington, M.In the House - Unfavorable Report by Environment and TransportationEnvironment and Transportation
3/13/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Real Property (N1)
HB1490Local Government - Overhead Transmission Lines - Property MaintenanceDelegate Washington, A.In the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
3/1/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Local Government - Generally (L6)
HB1491 / CH0532Public Service Commission – Repeal of Master Metering Authorization and Study on Energy Allocation Systems and SubmeteringDelegate Washington, A.Approved by the Governor - Chapter 532Economic Matters
2/22/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
3/27/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
HB1528 / CH0696
    (SB1117 / CH0697)
Electric Universal Service Program - Funds - Arrearage PreventionDelegate ClippingerApproved by the Governor - Chapter 696Economic Matters
3/1/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
3/29/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
HB1553 / CH0637
    (SB0826 / CH0638)
Baltimore City - Landlord and Tenant - False Representations and Unlawful EvictionsDelegate AndersonApproved by the Governor - Chapter 637Environment and Transportation
3/13/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial ProceedingsCounties - Local Laws (L2)
HB1566 / CH0219
    (SB0854 / CH0220)
Public Utilities - Water and Sewage Disposal Companies - AcquisitionDelegate Miller, W.Approved by the Governor - Chapter 219Economic Matters
3/8/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
3/29/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
HB1568Public Service Companies – Facility Equipment – RemovalDelegate HillIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
3/15/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
HB1573 / CH0245Solar Electric Generating Facility – Notice of Sale or TransferDelegate ArentzApproved by the Governor - Chapter 245Economic Matters
3/8/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
3/28/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
HB1588 / CH0286Zoning Amendments – Energy Generating SystemsDelegate Howard, S.Approved by the Governor - Chapter 286Environment and Transportation
3/6/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
4/3/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Local Government - Generally (L6)
HB1591Solar Facilities - Siting StandardsDelegate ImpallariaIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Environment and TransportationEnvironment and Transportation
3/7/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Economic Matters
Utility Regulation (C5)
HB1614 / CH0344Public Safety - Military Service Members - Civil ReliefDelegate Valentino-SmithApproved by the Governor - Chapter 344Economic Matters
3/14/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial Proceedings
3/22/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Public Safety (E4)
HB1616
    (SB0948)
Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission – Minority Business Enterprises – Subcontracting PG/MC 115-18Prince George's County Delegation and Montgomery County DelegationIn the House - Hearing canceledHealth and Government OperationsUtility Regulation (C5)
HB1631Commercial Solar Facilities - Vicinity TariffDelegate Howard, S.In the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters; WithdrawnEconomic MattersUtility Regulation (C5)
HB1632
    (SB1142)
Public Service Commission – Certificate of Public Convenience and Necessity – Rapid Health Impact Assessment RequirementDelegate Lewis, R.In the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
3/8/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
HB1653Solar Electric Generating Facility Decommissioning and Restoration - Security - FundDelegate ArentzIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters; WithdrawnEconomic MattersUtility Regulation (C5)
HB1667Gas and Electric Companies - Deposit ChargesDelegate JalisiIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
3/15/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
HB1688
    (SB0761)
Public Utilities - Certificate of Public Convenience and Necessity - Exclusion From ExemptionDelegate WestIn the House - First Reading House Rules and Executive NominationsRules and Executive NominationsUtility Regulation (C5)
HB1767
    (SB1188)
Wireless Facilities – Permitting and SitingDelegate DavisIn the House - First Reading House Rules and Executive NominationsRules and Executive NominationsUtility Regulation (C5)
SB0083 / CH0652Public Service Company Franchise Tax - Return DeadlineChair, Budget and Taxation CommitteeApproved by the Governor - Chapter 652Budget and Taxation
1/18/2018 - 2:30 p.m.
Ways and Means
3/20/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Taxes - Miscellaneous (Q7)
SB0097 / CH0051Public Utilities - Transportation Network Services - Disclosure of RecordsChair, Finance CommitteeApproved by the Governor - Chapter 51Finance
1/16/2018 - 1:30 p.m.
Economic Matters
3/15/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
SB0098 / CH0655Property Tax - Public Utilities - Assessment ApportionmentChair, Budget and Taxation CommitteeApproved by the Governor - Chapter 655Budget and Taxation
1/24/2018 - 2:15 p.m.
Ways and Means
3/20/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Taxes - Property (Q1)
SB0282
    (HB0529)
Renewable Energy – Tiers 1 and 2 Sources – Modifications and Compliance FeeSenator MiddletonIn the House - First Reading House Rules and Executive NominationsFinance
2/6/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Rules and Executive NominationsUtility Regulation (C5)
SB0337 / CH0191
    (HB0528 / CH0190)
Public Utilities - Water or Sewage Disposal Systems - RatesSenator MiddletonApproved by the Governor - Chapter 191Finance
2/6/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Economic MattersUtility Regulation (C5)
SB0351
    (HB1347)
Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - 40 West Assistance and Referral CenterSenator Nathan-PulliamIn the Senate - Hearing 3/12 at 9:00 a.m.Budget and Taxation
3/12/2018 - 9:00 a.m.
State Debt (Bond Bills) (B2)
SB0391
    (HB0967)
Electric Companies - Renewable Energy Portfolio Standard Requirements - Standard Offer ServiceSenator FeldmanIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by FinanceFinance
2/6/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
SB0397Public Utilities - Apartment Houses and Commercial Buildings - Service ChargesSenator AstleIn the House - Hearing 3/29 at 1:00 p.m.Finance
2/6/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Economic Matters
3/29/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
SB0468 / CH0514
    (HB1073)
Landlord and Tenant - Residential Leases - Water and Sewer BillsSenator EckardtApproved by the Governor - Chapter 514Judicial Proceedings
2/15/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Environment and Transportation
4/3/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Real Property (N1)
SB0493
    (HB0472)
Real Property - Residential Leases - Collectible Rent (Rent Transparency Act)Senator NormanIn the Senate - Hearing 2/15 at 1:00 p.m.Judicial Proceedings
2/15/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Real Property (N1)
SB0603Electricity - Renewable Energy Portfolio Standards - SourcesSenator EdwardsIn the Senate - Hearing 3/06 at 1:00 p.m.Finance
3/6/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
SB0688Public Utilities - Renewable Energy Portfolio Standard - RevisionsSenator HersheyIn the Senate - Hearing 2/06 at 1:00 p.m.Finance
2/6/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
SB0691
    (HB0812)
Electric Facilities – Condemnation – Conserved LandSenator JenningsIn the Senate - Hearing 3/06 at 1:00 p.m.Finance
3/6/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
SB0692
    (HB0794)
Public Service Commission - Construction of Overhead Transmission Lines - LocationSenator JenningsIn the Senate - Hearing 3/06 at 1:00 p.m.Finance
3/6/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
SB0696
    (HB0869 / CH0282)
Construction of Transmission Lines - Landowners - NotificationSenator JenningsIn the House - First Reading House Rules and Executive NominationsFinance
3/6/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Rules and Executive NominationsUtility Regulation (C5)
SB0761
    (HB1688)
Public Utilities - Certificate of Public Convenience and Necessity - Exclusion From ExemptionSenator JenningsIn the Senate - Hearing 3/06 at 1:00 p.m.Finance
3/6/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
SB0826 / CH0638
    (HB1553 / CH0637)
Baltimore City - Landlord and Tenant - False Representations and Unlawful EvictionsSenator ConwayApproved by the Governor - Chapter 638Judicial Proceedings
3/1/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Environment and Transportation
4/3/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Counties - Local Laws (L2)
SB0854 / CH0220
    (HB1566 / CH0219)
Public Utilities – Water and Sewage Disposal Companies – AcquisitionSenator KlausmeierApproved by the Governor - Chapter 220Finance
3/13/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Economic MattersUtility Regulation (C5)
SB0877 / CH0350
    (HB0989)
Promoting ext-Raordinary Innovation in Maryland's Economy (PRIME Act)PresidentApproved by the Governor - Chapter 350Budget and Taxation
2/28/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
Ways and Means
3/28/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Economic and Community Development (C8)
SB0948
    (HB1616)
Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission – Minority Business Enterprises – SubcontractingSenator RosapepeIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Finance; WithdrawnFinanceUtility Regulation (C5)
SB1034Human Services – State Public Assistance Eligibility – Arrest WarrantSenator HoughIn the Senate - Hearing 3/15 at 1:00 p.m.Finance
3/15/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Social Services - Generally (O1)
SB1117 / CH0697
    (HB1528 / CH0696)
Electric Universal Service Program - Funds - Arrearage PreventionSenator KlausmeierApproved by the Governor - Chapter 697Finance
3/13/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Economic MattersUtility Regulation (C5)
SB1142
    (HB1632)
Public Service Commission - Certificate of Public Convenience and Necessity - Rapid Health Impact Assessment RequirementSenator Nathan-PulliamIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Finance; WithdrawnFinanceUtility Regulation (C5)
SB1188
    (HB1767)
Wireless Facilities - Permitting and SitingSenator MiddletonIn the Senate - Hearing canceledFinanceUtility Regulation (C5)
SB1251 / CH0069Property Tax - Municipal Corporations - Electricity Generation Facilities - Negotiated Payments in Lieu of TaxesCaroline County SenatorsApproved by the Governor - Chapter 69Budget and Taxation
3/15/2018 - 1:45 p.m.
Ways and Means
3/27/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Taxes - Property (Q1)

Denotes enacted legislation

May 29, 2018 3:57 P.M.