2010 Regular Session


File Code: Utility Regulation Crossfiled with: SENATE BILL 942
Sponsored By:
Delegates Hecht, Rosenberg, Davis, Feldman, Haddaway, Krysiak, Manno, McHale, Rudolph, Taylor, Carter, Hammen, Oaks, Barkley, Braveboy, Burns, King, Mathias, Minnick, and Vaughn
Public Service Commission - Customer Education on Customer Choice


Requiring the Public Service Commission to educate consumers about customer service choice in accordance with a provision of law; requiring the Commission to host a section on its website related to customer choice; requiring the website to comply with specified standards and to include specified information; 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 3/12 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)
Senate Action
First Reading Finance
Hearing 4/6 at 1:00 p.m.

Sponsored by:

Delegate Sue Hecht, District 3A
Delegate Charles Barkley, District 39
Delegate Aisha N. Braveboy, District 25
Delegate Emmett C. Burns, Jr., District 10
Delegate Jill P. Carter, District 41
Delegate Dereck E. Davis, District 25
Delegate Brian J. Feldman, District 15
Delegate Jeannie Haddaway, District 37B
Delegate Peter A. Hammen, District 46
Delegate James J. King, District 33A
Delegate Carolyn J. Krysiak, District 46
Delegate Roger P. Manno, District 19
Delegate James N. Mathias, Jr., District 38B
Delegate Brian K. McHale, District 46
Delegate Joseph J. Minnick, District 6
Delegate Nathaniel T. Oaks, District 41
Delegate Samuel I. Rosenberg, District 41
Delegate David D. Rudolph, District 34B
Delegate Herman L. Taylor, Jr., District 14
Delegate Michael L. Vaughn, District 24

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Consumer Protection -see also- Unfair Trade Practices
Electronic Government
Energy Matters -see also- Alt Energy Res; Fuel; Power Plants
News Media
Public Information
Public Service Commission
Rules and Regulations
Utilities -see also- High Voltage Lines; Telephones; Water

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Public Utility Companies
( 7-504 , 7-505 , 7-510.1 )


All documents except Roll Call Votes are displayed in PDF format:
Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Number: 623590/01     Offered on: March 27, 2010   at: 12:10 p.m.     Status: Adopted
Committee Votes :
Economic Matters
Roll Call Vote (Legislative date is shown):
March 25, 2010: Third Reading Passed (140-0)