2012 Regular Session


File Code: Utility Regulation Crossfiled with: SENATE BILL 458
Sponsored By:
Delegates Kramer, Arora, Carr, DeBoy, Dumais, Frick, Howard, McDonough, B. Robinson, Simmons, and Valderrama
Senior Call-Check Service Program - Establishment


Requiring the Public Service Commission to establish and maintain the Senior Call-Check Service Program; requiring specified telephone companies to place a specified sequence of telephone calls to specified subscribers free of charge; authorizing the telephone company to coordinate with specified entities that already provide the service; authorizing the Commission to adjust specified rates; requiring the Commission to adopt specified regulations; and immunizing specified Program participants from specified liability.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

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Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters Withdrawn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

Sponsored by:

Delegate Benjamin F. Kramer, District 19
Delegate Sam Arora, District 19
Delegate Alfred C. Carr, Jr., District 18
Delegate Steven J. DeBoy, Sr., District 12A
Delegate Kathleen M. Dumais, District 15
Delegate C. William Frick, District 16
Delegate Carolyn J. B. Howard, District 24
Delegate Pat McDonough, District 7
Delegate Barbara Robinson, District 40
Delegate Luiz R. S. Simmons, District 17
Delegate Kriselda Valderrama, District 26

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Elderly Persons
Law Enforcement -see also- State Police, Department of
Liability -see also- Good Samaritan
Prices -see also- Consumer Price Index
Public Service Commission
Rules and Regulations
Safety -see also- Occupational Safety
Utilities -see also- High Voltage Lines; Telephones; Water

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Public Utilities
( 8-201 , 8-201 , 8-207 )


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