MD HB653 | 2019 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 5-0)
Status: Engrossed on March 16 2019 - 50% progression
Action: 2019-03-22 - Hearing 3/28 at 1:00 p.m.
Pending: Senate Finance Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


Requiring the Public Service Commission to allow an electric company or a gas company to apply for an alternative rate plan simultaneously with an application for new base rates; requiring the Commission to allow an electric company or a gas company to utilize an alternative rate plan covering its full cost of service to establish new base rates if the Commission finds that the plan results in a just and reasonable rate; declaring the intent of the General Assembly; etc.

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Electric Companies and Gas Companies - Rate Regulation - Alternative Rate Plans


Roll Calls

2019-03-13 - House - House Floor - Third Reading Passed (83-51) (Y: 84 N: 52 NV: 3 Abs: 10) [PASS]


2019-03-22SenateHearing 3/28 at 1:00 p.m.
2019-03-18SenateFirst Reading Finance
2019-03-16HouseThird Reading Passed (83-51)
2019-03-14HouseSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2019-03-14HouseFavorable with Amendments {833898/1 Report Adopted
2019-03-14HouseFavorable with Amendments Report by Economic Matters
2019-02-07HouseHearing 2/21 at 1:00 p.m.
2019-02-06HouseFirst Reading Economic Matters


Maryland State Sources

Bill Comments