2010 Regular Session


File Code: Utility Regulation
Sponsored By:
Senators Mooney and Brinkley
Public Service Commission - Restriction on the Construction of Overhead Transmission Lines


Prohibiting the Public Service Commission from authorizing, and an electric company from undertaking or exercising a right of condemnation in relation to, the construction of an overhead transmission line designed to carry in excess of 69,000 volts if the electric company is owned in whole or in part by one or more entities that are not electric companies or do not have specified authority; and providing that the Act applies retroactively to applications filed or pending on or after February 1, 2010.

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 Senate Rules
House Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Senator Alexander X. Mooney, District 3
Senator David R. Brinkley, District 4

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

High Voltage Lines
Public Service Commission
Utilities -see also- High Voltage Lines; Telephones; Water

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Public Utility Companies
( 1-101 , 1-101 , 7-207 , 7-207 , 7-207 , 7-207 )


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Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Amendments: None offered