2012 Regular Session


File Code: Utility Regulation Crossfiled with: SENATE BILL 595
Sponsored By:
Delegates Stein, Clippinger, Barkley, Cardin, Feldman, Healey, Hucker, Jameson, Lafferty, Morhaim, and Ross
Electricity - Community Energy-Generating Facilities and Net Energy Metering


Creating a community energy-generating program; specifying that a community energy-generating facility is not an electric company or electricity supplier; authorizing a public service company or any other person to own a community energy-generating facility; authorizing subscriber organizations to contract with third parties for specified functions; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

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House Action
First Reading Economic Matters
Hearing 3/8 at 1:00 p.m.
Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Delegate Dana Stein, District 11
Delegate Charles Barkley, District 39
Delegate Jon S. Cardin, District 11
Delegate Luke Clippinger, District 46
Delegate Brian J. Feldman, District 15
Delegate Anne Healey, District 22
Delegate Tom Hucker, District 20
Delegate Sally Jameson, District 28
Delegate Stephen W. Lafferty, District 42
Delegate Dan K. Morhaim, District 11
Delegate Justin D. Ross, District 22

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Alternative Energy Sources
Community Facilities and Services
Contracts -see also- Land Installment Contracts; Procurement
Energy Matters -see also- Alt Energy Res; Fuel; Power Plants
Equipment -see also- Motor Vehicle Equipment
Liability -see also- Good Samaritan
Prices -see also- Consumer Price Index
Public Service Commission
Rules and Regulations
Utilities -see also- High Voltage Lines; Telephones; Water

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Public Utilities
( 1-101 , 1-101 , 7-306 )


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