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2012 Regular Session


File Code: Utility Regulation Crossfiled with: SENATE BILL 541
Sponsored By:
Delegates Barkley, Barnes, Burns, Feldman, Gilchrist, Haddaway-Riccio, Harrison, Hershey, Impallaria, Jameson, Love, W. Miller, Minnick, Olszewski, Reznik, S. Robinson, Rudolph, Schulz, Summers, and Vaughn
Gas Companies - Rate Regulation - Infrastructure Replacement Surcharge


Stating the intent of the General Assembly with regard to a gas infrastructure replacement surcharge; allowing a gas company to recover specified costs associated with specified gas infrastructure replacement projects through a specified surcharge on customer bills; requiring project cost calculation to include specified elements; specifying when costs will be collectable; specifying how the pre-tax rate of return will be calculated and adjusted and what it shall include; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

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House Action
First Reading Economic Matters
Hearing 3/8 at 1:00 p.m.
Hearing cancelled
Hearing 3/7 at 1:00 p.m.

Favorable with Amendments Report by Economic Matters
Favorable with Amendments {143593/1 Report Adopted
Special Order until 3/23 (Delegate Carr) Adopted
Floor Amendment (Delegate Carr) {133621/1 Rejected
Floor Amendment (Delegate McMillan) {563027/1 Rejected
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
Third Reading Passed (111-15)
Senate Action
First Reading Finance
Hearing 3/29 at 1:00 p.m.
Unfavorable Report by Finance

Sponsored by:

Delegate Charles Barkley, District 39
Delegate Ben Barnes, District 21
Delegate Emmett C. Burns, Jr., District 10
Delegate Brian J. Feldman, District 15
Delegate Jim Gilchrist, District 17
Delegate Jeannie Haddaway-Riccio, District 37B
Delegate Hattie N. Harrison, District 45
Delegate Stephen S. Hershey, Jr., District 36
Delegate Rick Impallaria, District 7
Delegate Sally Jameson, District 28
Delegate Mary Ann E. Love, District 32
Delegate Warren E. Miller, District 9A
Delegate Joseph J. Minnick, District 6
Delegate John A. Olszewski, Jr., District 6
Delegate Kirill Reznik, District 39
Delegate Shane Robinson, District 39
Delegate David D. Rudolph, District 34B
Delegate Kelly Schulz, District 4A
Delegate Michael G. Summers, District 47
Delegate Michael L. Vaughn, District 24

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Fees -see also- Attys' Fees; Devt Fees & Taxes; Reimb Rates.
Prices -see also- Consumer Price Index
Public Service Commission
Utilities -see also- High Voltage Lines; Telephones; Water

Bill affects the following Statute:

Public Utilities
( 4-210 )


All documents except Roll Call Votes are displayed in PDF format:
Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Number: 133621/01     Offered on: March 23, 2012   at: 4:59 p.m.     Status: Rejected
Number: 143593/01     Offered on: March 22, 2012   at: 8:15 p.m.     Status: Adopted
Number: 563027/01     Offered on: March 23, 2012   at: 5:06 p.m.     Status: Rejected
Committee Votes :
Economic Matters
Roll Call Vote (Legislative date is shown):
March 21, 2012: Third Reading Passed (111-15)
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