2010 Regular Session


File Code: Utility Regulation Crossfiled with: HOUSE BILL 468
Sponsored By:
The President (By Request - Administration) and Senators Klausmeier, Forehand, Harrington, King, Madaleno, McFadden, and Pinsky
Off-Shore Wind Generation - Qualified Submerged Renewable Energy Lines


Exempting specified qualified submerged renewable energy lines from a specified prohibition in a Beach Erosion Control District under specified circumstances; requiring specified energy lines to obtain a certificate of public convenience and necessity under specified circumstances; requiring the Public Service Commission to conduct specified proceedings and consider specified factors in connection with a certificate for specified energy lines; and defining a term.

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
Re-assigned Finance & Education Health and Environmental Affairs
Hearing 2/16 at 1:00 p.m. (Finance)
Hearing cancelled (Finance)
Hearing 2/16 at 1:45 p.m. (Finance)
House Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

President, The
Senator Jennie M. Forehand, District 17
Senator David C. Harrington, District 47
Senator Nancy J. King, District 39
Senator Katherine Klausmeier, District 8
Senator Richard S. Madaleno, Jr., District 18
Senator Nathaniel J. McFadden, District 45
Senator Paul G. Pinsky, District 22

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Alternative Energy Sources
Energy Matters -see also- Alt Energy Res; Fuel; Power Plants
Environment, Department of
Environmental Matters -see also- Conserv; Nat Resrce; Pollut
High Voltage Lines
Licenses -see also- Alcoholic Bev Lic; Drivers` Licenses
Natural Resources, Department of
Public Service Commission
Shore Erosion
Utilities -see also- High Voltage Lines; Telephones; Water

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Natural Resources
( 8-1102 )
Public Utility Companies
( 7-207 , 7-208 )


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