RI H8331 | 2016 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Passed on July 15 2016 - 100% progression
Action: 2016-07-15 - Effective without Governor's signature
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Requires certain nonregulated power producers defined as "obligated entities" under chap 26 of title 39, seeking to sell electricity at retail, evidence of financial security financial instrument in an amount not less than $25,000 or more than $500,000.

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Public Utilities Commission


Roll Calls

2016-06-16 - House - Passage (Y: 73 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2016-07-15HouseEffective without Governor's signature
2016-07-07HouseTransmitted to Governor
2016-06-17SenateSenate passed in concurrence
2016-06-17SenatePlaced on the Senate Consent Calendar (06/17/2016)
2016-06-16HouseHouse read and passed
2016-06-16HousePlaced on House Calendar (06/16/2016)
2016-06-14HouseCommittee recommends passage
2016-06-13HouseScheduled for consideration (06/14/2016)
2016-06-13HouseIntroduced, referred to House Corporations


Rhode Island State Sources

Bill Comments