2007 Regular Session


File Code: Utility Regulation Crossfiled with: SENATE BILL 562
Sponsored By:
Delegates Feldman, Ali, Bronrott, Dumais, Gilchrist, Gutierrez, Hucker, Kramer, Krysiak, Kullen, Lawton, Lee, Manno, Mizeur, Montgomery, Pena-Melnyk, Rice, Taylor, and Waldstreicher
Electric Companies - Energy Efficiency and Conservation Measures and Services


Authorizing each electric company to develop and implement specified programs and services to encourage and promote the efficient use and conservation of energy by specified persons as part of the procurement process for standard offer service or separately from the procurement of electricity for standard offer service; requiring the Public Service Commission to require each electric company to procure or provide to specified customers specified energy efficiency and conservation measures and services by a specified date; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

House Action
First Reading Economic Matters
Hearing 2/27 at 1:00 p.m.
Favorable with Amendments Report by Economic Matters
Favorable with Amendments Report Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
Third Reading Passed (136-0)
Senate Action
First Reading Finance
Hearing 3/27 at 1:00 p.m.
Unfavorable Report by Finance

Sponsored by:

Delegate Brian J. Feldman, District 15
Delegate Saqib Ali, District 39
Delegate William A. Bronrott, District 16
Delegate Kathleen M. Dumais, District 15
Delegate Jim Gilchrist, District 17
Delegate Ana Sol Gutierrez, District 18
Delegate Tom Hucker, District 20
Delegate Benjamin F. Kramer, District 19
Delegate Carolyn J. Krysiak, District 46
Delegate Sue Kullen, District 27B
Delegate Jane E. Lawton, District 18
Delegate Susan C. Lee, District 16
Delegate Roger Manno, District 19
Delegate Heather Mizeur, District 20
Delegate Karen S. Montgomery, District 14
Delegate Joseline Pena-Melnyk, District 21
Delegate Craig L. Rice, District 15
Delegate Herman L. Taylor, Jr., District 14
Delegate Jeff Waldstreicher, District 18

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Conservation -see also- Soil Conservation
Energy Matters -see also- Fuel; Power Plants; Solar Energy
Public Service Commission
Rules and Regulations
Utilities -see also- High Voltage Lines; Telephones; Water

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Public Utility Companies
( 7-211 , 7-510 )


Bill Text (Displayed in PDF Format): First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note (Displayed in PDF Format): Available
Amendments (Displayed in PDF Format):
Number: 963593/01     Offered on: March 7, 2007   at: 10:30 a.m.     Status: Adopted
Roll Call Vote (Legislative date is shown):
March 9, 2007: Third Reading Passed (136-0)