HB1144 (CH0134)

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2016 Regular Session



Gas and Electric Companies - Retail Choice Customer Education and Protection Fund

Sponsored by:

Delegate Miller, W.


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 134

Synopsis:Establishing the Retail Choice Customer Education and Protection Fund as a special, nonlapsing fund; specifying the purpose of the Fund; requiring the Public Service Commission to administer the Fund; requiring the State Treasurer to hold the Fund and the Comptroller to account for the Fund; specifying the contents of the Fund; specifying the purpose for which the Fund may be used; providing for the investment of money in and expenditures from the Fund; requiring that specified civil penalties be paid into the Fund; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegate W. Miller
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2016
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Broad Subject(s):Utility Regulation
Narrow Subject(s):Appropriations
Budgets -see also- Capital Budgets
Civil Actions -see also- Small Claims
Consumer Protection -see also- Unfair Trade Practices
Education -see also- Driver Ed; Higher Ed; Special Ed; etc
Investments -see also- Securities
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Public Service Commission
Retail Sales
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees &Taxes; specific tax
Rules and Regulations
Unfair Trade Practices
Utilities -see also- High Voltage Lines; Telephones; Water
Statutes:Article - Public Utilities
(13-201, 7-505, 7-507, 7-603, 7-604, 7-606, 7-310)

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October 24, 2017 5:04 P.M.