Electric utilities; SCC to review rate structure during biennial review process. (SB111)

Introduced By

Sen. Chap Petersen (D-Fairfax)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Electric utilities; rate structure.  Authorizes the State Corporation Commission (SCC) to review rate structure during the biennial review process. The bill explicitly adds innovative rate structures to the list of energy efficiency programs for which a utility may petition the SCC for cost recovery. The bill also requires the SCC to consider energy efficiency and environmental protection in all proceedings pursuant to the Virginia Electric Utility Regulation Act. Read the Bill »


02/08/2010: Failed to Pass in Committee


01/06/2010Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/10 10100730D
01/06/2010Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
01/17/2010Impact statement from SCC (SB111)
02/08/2010Passed by indefinitely in Commerce and Labor (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)