Electrical utility facilities; State Corporation Commission to consider public health impacts. (HB1028)

Introduced By

Del. David Englin (D-Alexandria)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Approval of electrical utility facilities.  Requires the State Corporation Commission, when considering requests for approval to construct electrical utility facilities, to consider the public health impacts of the electrical utility facility that have been identified in the applicant's most recent integrated resource plan. The measure also requires an electric utility's integrated resource plan to take into consideration public health impacts. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/11/2012Committee
01/11/2012Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12103485D
01/11/2012Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
01/17/2012Assigned C & L sub: Special Subcommittee on Energy
01/19/2012Impact statement from SCC (HB1028)
01/26/2012Subcommittee recommends passing by indefinitely (13-Y 0-N)
01/26/2012Subcommittee recommends passing by indefinitely
02/14/2012Left in Commerce and Labor (0-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)