Electric utilities; SCC to enter its final order in biennial rate review proceedings. (SB1472)

Introduced By

Sen. Bill Stanley (R-Moneta)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Electric utilities; biennial rate cases.  Requires the State Corporation Commission to enter its final order in biennial rate review proceedings not more than nine months after the date of filing.  Currently, such an order is required to be entered not more than nine months after the end of the investor-owned electric utility's test period under review. The measure has an emergency clause. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/21/2011Unanimous consent to introduce
01/21/2011Presented and ordered printed with emergency clause 11102013D
01/21/2011Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
01/26/2011Impact statement from SCC (SB1472)
01/31/2011Reported from Commerce and Labor with amendment (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2011Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2011Read second time
02/03/2011Reading of amendment waived
02/03/2011Committee amendment agreed to
02/03/2011Engrossed by Senate as amended SB1472E
02/03/2011Printed as engrossed 11102013D-E
02/04/2011Read third time and passed Senate (36-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2011Placed on Calendar
02/08/2011Read first time
02/08/2011Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
02/14/2011Impact statement from SCC (SB1472E)
02/17/2011Reported from Commerce and Labor (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2011Read second time
02/22/2011Passed by for the day
02/23/2011Read third time
02/23/2011Passed House (94-Y 4-N)
02/23/2011VOTE: PASSAGE EMERGENCY (94-Y 4-N) (see vote tally)
03/03/2011Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1472ER)
03/03/2011Signed by Speaker
03/06/2011Signed by President
03/07/2011Impact statement from SCC (SB1472ER)
03/22/2011G Approved by Governor-Chapter 382 (effective 3/22/11)
03/22/2011G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0382)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 1 clip in all, totaling 35 seconds.