2008 Regular Session


File Code: Utility Regulation Crossfiled with: HOUSE BILL 1314
Sponsored By:
Senators Della, Colburn, Exum, Forehand, Frosh, Jones, King, Madaleno, Munson, Muse, Pinsky, Rosapepe, and Stone
Electric Restructuring - Purposes and Duties of the Public Service Commission


Altering and adding to the purposes of the electric restructuring law; requiring the Public Service Commission to exercise its authority to ensure that electric companies satisfy reliability needs and electricity supply needs and provide specified customers with safe and reliable electricity supply at prices that reflect a specified balance; providing the Commission with oversight over specified generating facilities; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

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

Sponsored by:

Senator George W. Della, Jr., District 46
Senator Richard F. Colburn, District 37
Senator Nathaniel Exum, District 24
Senator Jennie M. Forehand, District 17
Senator Brian E. Frosh, District 16
Senator Verna L. Jones, District 44
Senator Nancy J. King, District 39
Senator Richard S. Madaleno, Jr., District 18
Senator Donald F. Munson, District 2
Senator C. Anthony Muse, District 26
Senator Paul G. Pinsky, District 22
Senator Jim Rosapepe, District 21
Senator Norman R. Stone, Jr., District 6

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Consumer Protection -see also- Unfair Trade Practices
Energy Matters -see also- Fuel; Power Plants; Solar Energy
Federal Government
Power Plants
Prices -see also- Consumer Price Index
Public Service Commission
Utilities -see also- High Voltage Lines; Telephones; Water

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Public Utility Companies
( 7-504 , 7-505 , 7-509 , 7-509 , 7-510 )


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