2012 Regular Session


File Code: Utility Regulation
Sponsored By:
Delegates Glass and Boteler
Public Utilities - Smart Meters - Opt-Out Option


Requiring a specified electric company to give written notice to specified customers before installing smart meters on a customer's premises under specified circumstances; specifying that only a landlord that owns premises may opt out of a smart meter installation; establishing a process by which a specified customer shall be deemed to have given permission to a specified electric company to install a smart meter; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

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House Action
First Reading Economic Matters
Hearing 3/15 at 1:00 p.m.
Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Delegate Glen Glass, District 34A
Delegate Joseph C. Boteler, III, District 8

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Equipment -see also- Motor Vehicle Equipment
Landlord and Tenant -see also- Eviction; Leases & Rent; etc.
Utilities -see also- High Voltage Lines; Telephones; Water

Bill affects the following Statute:

Public Utilities
( 7-302.1 )


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