2011 Regular Session


File Code: Utility Regulation
Sponsored By:
Senators Manno and Garagiola
Renewable Energy Surcharge - Retail Residential Electric Customers


Establishing a specified renewable energy surcharge on electricity consumption above a specified amount by residential retail electric customers; requiring the Public Service Commission to authorize electric companies to add the full amount of the surcharge to the customers' bills; requiring electric companies to collect the surcharge and provide a specified rebate; establishing a Renewable Energy Benefit Fund; requiring the Comptroller to collect the revenue from the surcharge and place it in the Fund; 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
Hearing 2/15 at 1:00 p.m.
Unfavorable Report by Finance
House Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Senator Roger P. Manno, District 19
Senator Rob Garagiola, District 15

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Administrative Agencies -see also- Electronic Government
Alternative Energy Sources
Conservation -see also- Soil Conservation
Energy Matters -see also- Alt Energy Res; Fuel; Power Plants
Fees -see also- Attys' Fees; Devt Fees & Taxes; Reimb Rates.
Loans -see also- Mortgages
Public Service Commission
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees & Taxes; specific tax.
Utilities -see also- High Voltage Lines; Telephones; Water

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Public Utilities
( 7-801 , 7-802 , 7-803 , 7-804 , 7-805 )
State Government
( 9-2009 )


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 :