Energy mandates; SCC and JLARC to prepare an assessment of economic impact on customers. (SB647)

Introduced By

Sen. John Watkins (R-Midlothian)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Impact assessment for energy mandates. Requires standing committees of the General Assembly to request that the State Corporation Commission or the Joint Legislative Audit and Review Commission prepare an assessment of the economic impact, on customers and public utilities in the Commonwealth, of any proposed state law or other mandate that affects the use, delivery, availability or regulation of energy in the Commonwealth. The assessment is required to be completed within 24 months. Evaluations of the economic impact of existing energy mandates shall be conducted in accordance with a schedule submitted by the committees of the General Assembly having jurisdiction over commerce and trade matters. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/19/2010Presented and ordered printed 10104209D
01/19/2010Referred to Committee on Rules
01/22/2010Assigned Rules sub: #1
01/27/2010Impact statement from SCC (SB647)
02/05/2010Assigned Rules sub: #1
02/12/2010Continued to 2011 in Rules (17-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
12/02/2010Left in Rules

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB1274.