CS/HB 207: Acquisition of Water and Wastewater Systems
GENERAL BILL by Commerce Committee ; McClain ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Santiago
Acquisition of Water and Wastewater Systems; Provides conditions under which certain entities may acquire title to certain water or wastewater plant utility facilities; establishes method by which PSC may establish rate base value for acquired utility systems; specifies PSC duties regarding petitions & providing standard of review; requires approved rate base value to be reflected in acquiring utility's next rate case; establishes procedure for appraisal of acquired utility system; specifies contents required for petition to PSC for approval of rate base value of acquired utility system; specifies commission's retained authority.
Last Action: 3/14/2020 House - Died on Calendar
Bill Text: PDF
• Referred to Energy and Utilities Subcommittee; Government Operations and Technology Appropriations Subcommittee; Commerce Committee -HJ 22
• On Committee agenda-- Energy and Utilities Subcommittee, 01/15/20, 9:30 am, Webster Hall
• Introduced -HJ 22
• Favorable by Energy and Utilities Subcommittee; YEAS 15 NAYS 0 -HJ 391
• Now in Government Operations and Technology Appropriations Subcommittee -HJ 391
• On Committee agenda-- Government Operations and Technology Appropriations Subcommittee, 01/28/20, 12:00 pm, Morris Hall
• Favorable by Government Operations and Technology Appropriations Subcommittee; YEAS 11 NAYS 0 -HJ 448
• Now in Commerce Committee -HJ 448
• On Committee agenda-- Commerce Committee, 02/27/20, 8:00 am, Webster Hall
• CS by- Commerce Committee; YEAS 23 NAYS 1 -HJ 693
• Pending review of CS -under Rule 7.18(c)
• Placed on Calendar -HJ 693
• CS by Commerce Committee read 1st time -HJ 683
• Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died on Calendar
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