WV HB2946 | 2019 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Strong Partisan Bill (Republican 10-1)
Status: Introduced on February 8 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-02-08 - To House Political Subdivisions
Pending: House Political Subdivisions Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


The purpose of this bill is to clarify PublicService Commission jurisdiction over water and sewer utilities owned by political subdivisions; establish uniformity in the Class of publications required by municipalities and public service districts for the revision in rates; to provide a time period for the filing of and resolution of complaints filed at the public service commission regarding actions of municipalities; to clean up language in Code §24-2-4b regarding reference to other sections of the code regarding notice requirements for municipal utilities; and, regarding the time period pertaining to the filing of appeals and the resolution of such appeals of rate and construction projects decided by county commissions.

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Clarifying Public Service Commission jurisdiction over water and sewer utilities owned by political subdivisions



2019-02-08HouseTo House Political Subdivisions
2019-02-08HouseIntroduced in House
2019-02-08HouseTo Political Subdivisions then Judiciary
2019-02-08HouseFiled for introduction

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SB467 (Similar To) 2019-02-28 - To House Judiciary


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