HB 773: Medically Essential Electric Utility Service
GENERAL BILL by Maggard
Medically Essential Electric Utility Service; Specifies that fact that certain electric utilities must provide medically essential electric service does not require them to otherwise be regulated by PSC; provides notification requirements for electric utilities relating to certification process for obtaining medically essential electric service & service disconnection; provides certification requirements for customers; specifies duties of electric utilities; revises penalties for falsification of such certification; requires certain health care practitioners to inform certain patients of such certification process; requires such practitioners to provide patients with completed medical certifications & document certification.
Last Action: 3/14/2020 Senate - Died in Innovation, Industry, and Technology
Bill Text: PDF
• Referred to Energy and Utilities Subcommittee; Health and Human Services Committee; Commerce Committee -HJ 65
• On Committee agenda-- Energy and Utilities Subcommittee, 01/15/20, 9:30 am, Webster Hall
• Introduced -HJ 65
• Favorable by Energy and Utilities Subcommittee; YEAS 14 NAYS 0 -HJ 392
• Now in Health and Human Services Committee -HJ 392
• On Committee agenda-- Health and Human Services Committee, 01/30/20, 9:00 am, Morris Hall
• Favorable by Health and Human Services Committee; YEAS 14 NAYS 0 -HJ 472
• Now in Commerce Committee -HJ 472
• On Committee agenda-- Commerce Committee, 02/06/20, 9:00 am, Webster Hall
• Favorable by- Commerce Committee; YEAS 21 NAYS 0 -HJ 526
• Placed on Calendar -HJ 526
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 02/19/20
• Read 2nd time -HJ 588
• Placed on 3rd reading
• Read 3rd time -HJ 610
• Passed; YEAS 117 NAYS 0 -HJ 610
• In Messages
• Referred to Innovation, Industry, and Technology; Appropriations -SJ 365
• Received -SJ 365
• Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died in Innovation, Industry, and Technology
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