2008 Regular Session


File Code: Utility Regulation
Sponsored By:
Delegate Mizeur
Maryland Smart Grid Initiative


Establishing a pilot program on smart grid deployment under the authority of the Public Service Commission; stating specified findings of the General Assembly; providing for the purposes of the pilot program; requiring the Commission to conduct specified proceedings concerning the pilot program; requiring the initial deployment of smart grid technology under the pilot program to begin on or before a specified date; authorizing a specified electric company to recover specified costs under specified circumstances; 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 3/4 at 1:00 p.m.
Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters
Senate Action
No Action

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Administrative Agencies -see also- Electronic Government
Conservation -see also- Soil Conservation
Energy Matters -see also- Fuel; Power Plants; Solar Energy
Environmental Matters -see also- Conserv; Nat Resrce; Pollut
Equipment -see also- Motor Vehicle Equipment
Federal Government
Pollution -see also- Sediment Control
Prices -see also- Consumer Price Index
Public Service Commission
Telecommunications -see also- Telephones
Utilities -see also- High Voltage Lines; Telephones; Water

Bill affects the following Statute:

Public Utility Companies
( 7-106 )


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