2010 Regular Session


File Code: Utility Regulation Crossfiled with: HOUSE BILL 985
Sponsored By:
Senators Lenett, Della, Harrington, King, Madaleno, Pugh, Raskin, and Rosapepe
Public and Commercial Buildings - Energy Benchmarking and Disclosure


Requiring gas or electric companies to maintain, in a specified format, gas or electric consumption records for nonresidential retail gas and electric customers; requiring a gas or electric company to upload to the EPA Portfolio Manager certain gas consumption records after receiving authorization from an owner or operator of a nonresidential building; requiring that certain commercial buildings be benchmarked annually, beginning in certain years, using the EPA Portfolio Manager; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occurring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used.
Senate Action
First Reading Finance & Education Health and Environmental Affairs
Hearing 3/9 at 1:00 p.m. (Finance)
Unfavorable Report by Finance
House Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Senator Mike Lenett, District 19
Senator George W. Della, Jr., District 46
Senator David C. Harrington, District 47
Senator Nancy J. King, District 39
Senator Richard S. Madaleno, Jr., District 18
Senator Catherine E. Pugh, District 40
Senator Jamie Raskin, District 20
Senator Jim Rosapepe, District 21

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Administrative Agencies -see also- Electronic Government
Commerce and Business -see also- Dealers; Elec. Comm.; etc
Electronic Government
Energy Matters -see also- Alt Energy Res; Fuel; Power Plants
General Services, Department of
Public Buildings and Facilities -see also- Stadiums; St Hse.
Public Information
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records
Utilities -see also- High Voltage Lines; Telephones; Water

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Public Utility Companies
( 7-309 )
Real Property
( 10A-101 , 10A-102 , 10A-103 )
State Finance and Procurement
( 4-8A-01 , 4-8A-02 , 4-8A-03 , 4-8A-04 )
State Government
( 9-20B-12 )


All documents except Roll Call Votes are displayed in PDF format:
Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Amendments: None offered
Committee Votes :