RI S0399 | 2019 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 5-0)
Status: Passed on July 16 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-07-16 - Signed by Governor
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Prohibits nonregulated power producers from automatically renewing a contract. Mandates that the nonregulated power producer provide methods for the customer to cancel service and provide the customer with notice of the contract expiration date.

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Roll Calls

2019-06-28 - House - Passage in concurrence (Y: 58 N: 2 NV: 15 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2019-06-28 - Senate - Passage (Y: 33 N: 0 NV: 5 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2019-07-16SenateSigned by Governor
2019-07-11SenateTransmitted to Governor
2019-06-28HouseHouse passed in concurrence
2019-06-28HousePlaced on House Calendar (06/28/2019)
2019-06-28SenateSenate read and passed
2019-06-27SenatePlaced on Senate Calendar (06/28/2019)
2019-06-25SenateCommittee recommends passage
2019-06-22SenateScheduled for consideration (06/25/2019)
2019-04-30SenateCommittee recommended measure be held for further study
2019-04-26SenateScheduled for hearing and/or consideration (04/30/2019)
2019-02-27SenateIntroduced, referred to Senate Commerce

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Bill Comments