2012 Regular Session


File Code: Utility Regulation
Sponsored By:
Senators Pipkin and Colburn
Public Utilities - Hydroelectric Generating Station - Nutrient Filtration


Prohibiting a person from opening the flood control gates of a specified hydroelectric generating station in the State unless the hydroelectric generating station utilizes a filtration system to capture specified excess nutrients from the water that flows from the Susquehanna River into the Chesapeake Bay.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

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Senate Action
First Reading Finance
Hearing 3/6 at 1:00 p.m.
House Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Senator E. J. Pipkin, District 36
Senator Richard F. Colburn, District 37

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Environmental Matters -see also- Conserv; Nat Resrce; Pollut
Pollution -see also- Sediment Control
Power Plants
Rivers and Streams

Bill affects the following Statute:

Public Utilities
( 7-214 )


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Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Amendments: None offered