CS/CS/HB 1081: Essential Electric Utility Service
GENERAL BILL by Commerce Committee ; Energy and Utilities Subcommittee ; Perez ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Slosberg
Essential Electric Utility Service; Establishes required element for each emergency management plan developed by county or counties to identify certain facilities deemed critical for restoration of electric services; specifies that certain utilities are not exempt from providing medically essential electric service; provides notification requirements; provides certification requirements for customers; revises penalties for falsification of such certification; requires certain health care practitioners to inform certain patients of certification process; requires such practitioners to complete certain medical certifications & document such certification.
Last Action: 3/10/2018 Senate - Died in Health Policy
Bill Text: PDF
• Referred to Energy and Utilities Subcommittee; Commerce Committee -HJ 95
• Introduced -HJ 95
• On Committee agenda-- Energy and Utilities Subcommittee, 01/16/18, 11:30 am, 216 Capitol
• CS by Energy and Utilities Subcommittee; YEAS 12 NAYS 0 -HJ 362
• Pending review of CS under Rule 7.18(c)
• Now in Commerce Committee -HJ 362
• CS by Energy and Utilities Subcommittee read 1st time -HJ 360
• PCS on Committee agenda-- Commerce Committee, 02/08/18, 10:00 am, Webster Hall
• CS/CS by- Commerce Committee; YEAS 24 NAYS 4 -HJ 559
• Pending review of CS -under Rule 7.18(c)
• CS/CS by Commerce Committee read 1st time -HJ 556
• Placed on Calendar -HJ 562
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 02/20/18
• Read 2nd time -HJ 620
• Amendment(s) adopted (601493, 971157) -HJ 620, 623
• Placed on 3rd reading
• Read 3rd time -HJ 649
• CS passed as amended; YEAS 110 NAYS 2 -HJ 649, 650
• In Messages
• Referred to Health Policy; Appropriations; Rules -SJ 728
• Received -SJ 764
• Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died in Health Policy
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