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Public Service Commission – Certificate of Public Convenience and Necessity – Rapid Health Impact Assessment Requirement

Sponsored by:

Delegate Lewis, R.


In the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters

Synopsis:Requiring an applicant for a certificate of public convenience and necessity for certain construction to conduct a rapid health impact assessment (HIA) on the project and report on its findings; requiring a rapid HIA report to be completed within 3 weeks after the applicant submits its application to the Commission; requiring an applicant to complete the rapid HIA in a certain manner; requiring the rapid HIA report to be considered part of a certain application; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates R. Lewis, Hill, and Lam
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB1142
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
Economic Matters  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Utility Regulation
Public Health
Narrow Subject(s):Assessments
Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Contracts -see also- Land Installment Contracts; Procurement
Electronic Communication -see also- Comm; Elec.Gov; Lang; Te
General Assembly -see also- AELR Cmte; Leg Policy Committee
Health -see also- Mental and Behavioral Health
Licenses -see also- Alcoholic Bev Lic; Drivers' Licenses
Public Service Commission
Utilities -see also- High Voltage Lines; Telephones; Water
Statutes:Article - Public Utilities

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March 9, 2018 1:57 P.M.