2012 Regular Session


File Code: Utility Regulation Crossfiled with: SENATE BILL 780
Sponsored By:
Delegates Carr, Arora, Bobo, Braveboy, Burns, Cullison, Glass, Gutierrez, Guzzone, Harrison, Kaiser, A. Kelly, Kipke, Kramer, Lee, Love, McComas, A. Miller, B. Robinson, S. Robinson, Schuh, Stukes, and F. Turner
Electricity and Gas Suppliers - Residential Electricity Supply Contracts - Information and Customer Relations


Prohibiting automatic renewal clauses in specified residential electricity supply contracts; prohibiting a residential supply contract from containing an early termination fee or penalty on cancellation of the contract unless the customer is given notice; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

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House Action
First Reading Economic Matters
Hearing 2/23 at 1:00 p.m.
Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Delegate Alfred C. Carr, Jr., District 18
Delegate Sam Arora, District 19
Delegate Elizabeth Bobo, District 12B
Delegate Aisha N. Braveboy, District 25
Delegate Emmett C. Burns, Jr., District 10
Delegate Bonnie Cullison, District 19
Delegate Glen Glass, District 34A
Delegate Ana Sol Gutierrez, District 18
Delegate Guy Guzzone, District 13
Delegate Hattie N. Harrison, District 45
Delegate Anne R. Kaiser, District 14
Delegate Ariana B. Kelly, District 16
Delegate Nicholaus R. Kipke, District 31
Delegate Benjamin F. Kramer, District 19
Delegate Susan C. Lee, District 16
Delegate Mary Ann E. Love, District 32
Delegate Susan K. McComas, District 35B
Delegate Aruna Miller, District 15
Delegate Barbara Robinson, District 40
Delegate Shane Robinson, District 39
Delegate Steven R. Schuh, District 31
Delegate Melvin L. Stukes, District 44
Delegate Frank S. Turner, District 13

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Consumer Protection -see also- Unfair Trade Practices
Contracts -see also- Land Installment Contracts; Procurement
Electronic Commerce -see also- Electronic Funds Transfer
Energy Matters -see also- Alt Energy Res; Fuel; Power Plants
Fees -see also- Attys' Fees; Devt Fees & Taxes; Reimb Rates.
Prices -see also- Consumer Price Index
Public Service Commission
Utilities -see also- High Voltage Lines; Telephones; Water

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Public Utilities
( 1-101 , 1-101 , 2-108 , 7-507 )


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 :
Economic Matters