Electric Utility Restructuring Act; excludes municipal utilities. (HB1220)

Introduced By

Del. William Barlow (D-Smithfield)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Electric utility restructuring; municipal utilities. Provides that a municipal electric utility will not become subject to the provisions of the Electric Utility Restructuring Act as a result of serving an area that was served by an incumbent electric utility as of July 1, 1999, if the change in service areas is made pursuant to mutual agreement between the municipality and the affected incumbent electric utility in accordance with a provision in the Utility Facilities Act. Read the Bill »


04/06/2006: signed by governor


01/11/2006Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/06 064420224
01/11/2006Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
01/19/2006Fiscal impact statement from SCC (HB1220)
01/31/2006Reported from Commerce and Labor with substitute (21-Y 0-N)
02/01/2006Committee substitute printed 062725224-H1
02/02/2006Read first time
02/03/2006Read second time
02/03/2006Committee substitute agreed to 062725224-H1
02/03/2006Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB1220H1
02/06/2006Read third time and passed House (99-Y 1-N)
02/06/2006VOTE: PASSAGE (99-Y 1-N)
02/06/2006Communicated to Senate
02/07/2006Constitutional reading dispensed
02/07/2006Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
02/07/2006Fiscal impact statement from SCC (HB1220H1)
02/20/2006Reported from Commerce and Labor (15-Y 0-N)
02/22/2006Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
02/22/2006VOTE: (39-Y 0-N)
02/23/2006Read third time
02/23/2006Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/23/2006VOTE: (40-Y 0-N)
03/01/2006Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1220ER)
03/01/2006Signed by Speaker
03/02/2006Signed by President
03/08/2006Fiscal impact statement from SCC (HB1220ER)
04/06/2006G Approved by Governor-Chapter 819 (effective 7/1/06)
04/17/2006G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0819)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB613.