FL H1055 | 2017 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 3-0)
Status: Failed on May 5 2017 - 100% progression
Action: 2017-05-05 - Died in Commerce Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Revises definition of "development" to exclude certain utility work on rights-of-way or corridors & creation or termination of distribution & transmission corridors; requires DEP to consider certain variance standard for certification of power plants & transmission corridors; specifies PSC authority to locate transmission lines underground.

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2017-05-05HouseDied in Commerce Committee
2017-05-05HouseIndefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
2017-03-20HouseNow in Commerce Committee
2017-03-20HouseFavorable by Natural Resources and Public Lands Subcommittee; YEAS 14 NAYS 1
2017-03-16HouseOn Committee agenda-- Natural Resources and Public Lands Subcommittee, 03/20/17, 12:00 pm, 12 HOB
2017-03-15HouseNow in Natural Resources and Public Lands Subcommittee
2017-03-15HouseFavorable by Energy and Utilities Subcommittee; YEAS 14 NAYS 0
2017-03-13HouseOn Committee agenda-- Energy and Utilities Subcommittee, 03/15/17, 9:00 am, Webster Hall
2017-03-06HouseReferred to Energy and Utilities Subcommittee; Natural Resources and Public Lands Subcommittee; Commerce Committee

Same As/Similar To

S1048 (Same As) 2017-05-05 - Died in Messages

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
1633221Amended CodeSee Bill Text
38004Amended CodeSee Bill Text
403511Amended CodeSee Bill Text
403531Amended CodeSee Bill Text

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