2007 Regular Session


File Code: Utility Regulation
Sponsored By:
Delegates Stein, Cardin, V. Clagett, Hucker, Lafferty, Lawton, Mizeur, and Morhaim
Electric and Gas Companies - Energy Audits


Requiring electric companies and gas companies to perform energy audits of property and equipment of residential customer in accordance with regulations; establishing requirements for the energy audits; providing that the fee charged for the energy audits may not exceed the cost of performing them; providing that a customer may not receive more than one full energy audit of a single property each year; authorizing the recovery of costs in a specified manner; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

House Action
First Reading Economic Matters
Hearing 2/27 at 1:00 p.m.
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Delegate Dana Stein, District 11
Delegate Jon S. Cardin, District 11
Delegate Virginia P. Clagett, District 30
Delegate Tom Hucker, District 20
Delegate Stephen W. Lafferty, District 42
Delegate Jane E. Lawton, District 18
Delegate Heather Mizeur, District 20
Delegate Dan K. Morhaim, District 11

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Auditors and Audits
Conservation -see also- Soil Conservation
Energy Matters -see also- Fuel; Power Plants; Solar Energy
Equipment -see also- Motor Vehicle Equipment
Fees -see also- Devt Fees and Taxes; Reimbursement Rates
Utilities -see also- High Voltage Lines; Telephones; Water

Bill affects the following Statute:

Public Utility Companies
( 7-211 )


Bill Text (Displayed in PDF Format): First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note (Displayed in PDF Format): Available
Amendments: None offered