2008 Regular Session


File Code: Utility Regulation
Sponsored By:
Delegates McDonough, DeBoy, Elliott, Impallaria, and Minnick
Energy Consumer Protection Act


Prohibiting an electricity supplier from preventing an electric company that is affiliated with the electricity supplier from constructing or acquiring a specified electric generating station and associated transmission lines; authorizing a county or municipal corporation to construct or acquire an electric generating station and associated transmission lines or contract with an outside entity for the construction or acquisition and management of an electric generating station and associated transmission lines; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occuring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used.
House Action
First Reading Economic Matters
Hearing 3/11 at 1:00 p.m.
Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Delegate Pat McDonough, District 7
Delegate Steven J. DeBoy, Sr., District 12A
Delegate Donald B. Elliott, District 4B
Delegate Rick Impallaria, District 7
Delegate Joseph J. Minnick, District 6

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Counties -see also- Chartered Counties; Code Counties
Energy Matters -see also- Fuel; Power Plants; Solar Energy
Municipal Corporations -see also- Annap; Balt; Hager; OC
Nuclear Matters -see also- Power Plants
Power Plants
Prices -see also- Consumer Price Index
Utilities -see also- High Voltage Lines; Telephones; Water

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Public Utility Companies
( 7-213 , 7-214 , 7-510.1 )


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