MD HB561 | 2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 46-0)
Status: Engrossed on March 14 2020 - 50% progression, died in committee
Action: 2020-03-15 - Referred Finance
Pending: Senate Finance Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


Applying certain laws regarding net energy metering and community solar generating systems to customers served by a community choice aggregator; altering the circumstances under which counties and municipal corporations may act as an aggregator; establishing a certain Community Choice Aggregator Pilot Program; establishing a process by which, beginning on October 1, 2022, a certain county may form a community choice aggregator; requiring a certain county to develop a plan and give notice of a certain aggregation plan; etc.

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Electric Industry - Community Choice Energy - Pilot Program


Roll Calls

2020-03-14 - House - Third Reading Passed (Y: 93 N: 37 NV: 2 Abs: 9) [PASS]


2020-03-15SenateReferred Finance
2020-03-14HouseThird Reading Passed (93-37)
2020-03-13HouseSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2020-03-12HouseMotion Special Order until 3/13 (Delegate Kipke) Adopted
2020-03-12HouseFavorable with Amendments {633193/1 Adopted
2020-03-12HouseFavorable with Amendments Report by Economic Matters
2020-01-29HouseHearing 2/13 at 1:00 p.m.
2020-01-27HouseFirst Reading Economic Matters

Same As/Similar To

SB315 (Crossfiled) 2020-01-31 - Hearing 2/25 at 1:00 p.m.


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Public Utilities1101(n/a)See Bill Text
Public Utilities7306(n/a)See Bill Text
Public Utilities7306.2(n/a)See Bill Text
Public Utilities7507(n/a)See Bill Text
Public Utilities7510.3(n/a)See Bill Text

Maryland State Sources

Bill Comments