2009 Regular Session


File Code: Utility Regulation Crossfiled with: SENATE BILL 1026
Sponsored By:
Delegates Davis, Barkley, Braveboy, Burns, Feldman, Haddaway, Harrison, Hecht, Impallaria, Jameson, King, Kirk, Krysiak, Love, Mathias, Miller, Minnick, Stifler, Taylor, Vaughn, and Walkup
Telecommunications - Basic and Competitive Services - Agreement


Requiring specified new residential telephone services to be classified as competitive services; requiring specified telephone services to be available in a specified manner until a specified date; authorizing a specified local telephone company to develop a service quality program jointly with the Public Service Commission and the Office of the People's Counsel; authorizing the Commission to adopt specified standards by order or regulation; stating the intent of the General Assembly concerning a specified settlement agreement; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occurring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used.
House Action
First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations
Re-referred Economic Matters
Hearing 3/18 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 (131-3)
Senate Action
First Reading Finance
Hearing 4/2 at 1:00 p.m.

Sponsored by:

Delegate Dereck E. Davis, District 25
Delegate Charles Barkley, District 39
Delegate Aisha N. Braveboy, District 25
Delegate Emmett C. Burns, Jr., District 10
Delegate Brian J. Feldman, District 15
Delegate Jeannie Haddaway, District 37B
Delegate Hattie N. Harrison, District 45
Delegate Sue Hecht, District 3A
Delegate Rick Impallaria, District 7
Delegate Sally Jameson, District 28
Delegate James J. King, District 33A
Delegate Ruth M. Kirk, District 44
Delegate Carolyn J. Krysiak, District 46
Delegate Mary Ann E. Love, District 32
Delegate James N. Mathias, Jr., District 38B
Delegate Warren E. Miller, District 9A
Delegate Joseph J. Minnick, District 6
Delegate Donna Stifler, District 35A
Delegate Herman L. Taylor, Jr., District 14
Delegate Michael L. Vaughn, District 24
Delegate Mary Roe Walkup, District 36

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Consumer Protection -see also- Unfair Trade Practices
Prices -see also- Consumer Price Index
Public Service Commission
Rules and Regulations
Utilities -see also- High Voltage Lines; Telephones; Water

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Public Utility Companies
( 4-301 , 8-206 )


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: 883096/01     Offered on: March 26, 2009   at: 10:38 a.m.     Status: Adopted
Roll Call Vote (Legislative date is shown):
March 24, 2009: Third Reading Passed (131-3)