2010 Regular Session


File Code: Utility Regulation
Sponsored By:
Delegates McHale, Hecht, Bartlett, Hammen, Krysiak, Barkley, Beidle, Bobo, Bronrott, Carr, G. Clagett, Doory, Feldman, Frick, George, Glenn, Holmes, Lee, Love, Manno, Mathias, Mizeur, Montgomery, Niemann, Pena-Melnyk, Riley, Stull, Burns, Braveboy, Davis, Haddaway, Harrison, Impallaria, Jameson, King, Minnick, Rudolph, Taylor, Vaughn, and Walkup
Electricity - Net Energy Metering - Credits


Repealing a limitation on the period of time that an eligible customer-generator may accrue generation credit and that an electric company is required to carry forward a generation credit or a negative kilowatt-hour reading; requiring a specified electric company to carry forward a generation credit in a specified manner until specified events occur; repealing a provision relating to the reversion of a generation credit to an electric company; requiring a technical working group to consider specified matters; 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 Economic Matters
Hearing 3/2 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 (140-0)
House Concur - Senate Amendments
Third Reading Passed (140-0)
Passed Enrolled
Senate Action
First Reading Finance
Hearing 4/1 at 1:00 p.m.
Favorable Report by Finance
Favorable Report Adopted
Floor Committee Amendment Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
Third Reading Passed with Amendments (46-0)
Action after passage in House and Senate
Approved by the Governor
- Chapter 437

Sponsored by:

Delegate Brian K. McHale, District 46
Delegate Charles Barkley, District 39
Delegate Joseph R. Bartlett, District 4A
Delegate Pamela Beidle, District 32
Delegate Elizabeth Bobo, District 12B
Delegate Aisha N. Braveboy, District 25
Delegate William A. Bronrott, District 16
Delegate Emmett C. Burns, Jr., District 10
Delegate Alfred C. Carr, Jr., District 18
Delegate Galen R. Clagett, District 3A
Delegate Dereck E. Davis, District 25
Delegate Ann Marie Doory, District 43
Delegate Brian J. Feldman, District 15
Delegate C. William Frick, District 16
Delegate Ron George, District 30
Delegate Cheryl D. Glenn, District 45
Delegate Jeannie Haddaway, District 37B
Delegate Peter A. Hammen, District 46
Delegate Hattie N. Harrison, District 45
Delegate Sue Hecht, District 3A
Delegate Marvin E. Holmes, Jr., District 23B
Delegate Rick Impallaria, District 7
Delegate Sally Jameson, District 28
Delegate James J. King, District 33A
Delegate Carolyn J. Krysiak, District 46
Delegate Susan C. Lee, District 16
Delegate Mary Ann E. Love, District 32
Delegate Roger P. Manno, District 19
Delegate James N. Mathias, Jr., District 38B
Delegate Joseph J. Minnick, District 6
Delegate Heather R. Mizeur, District 20
Delegate Karen S. Montgomery, District 14
Delegate Doyle L. Niemann, District 47
Delegate Joseline A. Pena-Melnyk, District 21
Delegate B. Daniel Riley, District 34A
Delegate David D. Rudolph, District 34B
Delegate Paul S. Stull, District 4A
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:

Alternative Energy Sources
Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Contracts -see also- Land Installment Contracts; Procurement
Energy Matters -see also- Alt Energy Res; Fuel; Power Plants
Equipment -see also- Motor Vehicle Equipment
Municipal Corporations -see also- Annap; Balt; Hager; OC
Nonprofit Organizations
Prices -see also- Consumer Price Index
Public Service Commission
Rules and Regulations
Utilities -see also- High Voltage Lines; Telephones; Water

Bill affects the following Statute:

Public Utility Companies
( 7-306 )


All documents except Roll Call Votes are displayed in PDF format:
Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled, Chapter
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Number: 193595/01     Offered on: March 23, 2010   at: 10:33 a.m.     Status: Adopted
Number: 517978/01     Offered on: April 8, 2010   at: 12:12 p.m.     Status: Adopted
Committee Votes :
Economic Matters
Roll Call Votes (Legislative dates are shown):
March 22, 2010: Third Reading Passed (140-0)
April 3, 2010: Third Reading Passed (140-0)
April 5, 2010: Third Reading Passed (46-0)