2012 Regular Session


File Code: Utility Regulation Prior Year Introduction As: SB 521/11 - FIN
Sponsored By:
Senators Pipkin and Rosapepe
Electricity Market - Goal of the State - Best Possible Price for Ratepayers Through Reregulation


Providing that, on and after July 1, 2012, the goal of the State is to return as soon as possible to a regulated electricity market for specified customer classes that results in a reliable electricity system at the best possible price for ratepayers; providing that the purpose of a specified statute that establishes customer choice, competitive retail electricity markets, and deregulation of generation of electricity remains in effect only until the end of June 30, 2012; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

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Senate Action
First Reading Finance
Hearing 3/6 at 1:00 p.m.
Hearing cancelled
Unfavorable Report by Finance Withdrawn
House Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Senator E. J. Pipkin, District 36
Senator Jim Rosapepe, District 21

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Consumer Protection -see also- Unfair Trade Practices
Energy Matters -see also- Alt Energy Res; Fuel; Power Plants
Prices -see also- Consumer Price Index
Public Service Commission
Utilities -see also- High Voltage Lines; Telephones; Water

Bill affects the following Statute:

Public Utilities
( 7-504 )


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 :