Utility Transfers Act; acquisition or disposal of assets or of control of telephone companies. (HB106)

Introduced By

Del. Terry Kilgore (R-Gate City)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Utility Transfers Act; telephone companies. Eliminates the requirement that the State Corporation Commission approve the acquisition or disposal of the assets or of control of a telephone company. The measure will not apply to transactions for which applications seeking Commission approval were filed prior to July 1, 2008. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


12/17/2007Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/08 086529588
12/17/2007Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
01/15/2008Stricken from docket by Commerce and Labor
02/05/2008Impact statement from SCC (HB106)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB572.


Dawn Sutphin writes:

please tell me how this can benefit the citizens of Va. Just a couple of months ago the telecoms where fined heavily by the scc for poor customer services, and now why would Mr Kilgore sponser such a bill. looks like special intrest.