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2018 Regular Session



Solar Electric Generating Facility Decommissioning and Restoration - Security - Fund

Sponsored by:

Delegate Arentz


In the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters; Withdrawn

Synopsis:Requiring the Public Service Commission to establish a surcharge on certain solar electric generating facilities for a certain purpose on the basis of certain factors; requiring the Comptroller to collect the revenue from the surcharge and deposit it into the Maryland Solar Electric Generating Facility Decommissioning and Restoration Fund; requiring the Commission to review the amount of the surcharge at certain intervals; authorizing the Commission to adjust the surcharge on review; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Arentz, Aumann, and Hornberger
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
Economic Matters
Broad Subject(s):Utility Regulation
Narrow Subject(s):Alternative Energy Sources
Bonds -see also- County & Baltimore City Bonds; State Bonds
General Assembly -see also- AELR Cmte; Leg Policy Committee
Prices -see also- Consumer Price Index
Public Service Commission
Rules and Regulations
Safety -see also- Cybersecurity; Occupational Safety
Utilities -see also- High Voltage Lines; Telephones; Water
Statutes:Article - Public Utilities
(7-215, 7-216)

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March 8, 2018 12:12 P.M.