Raised H.B. No. 6852
Session Year 2023
 


AN ACT CONCERNING THE AFFORDABILITY OF UTILITIES.

To (1) use funds from fines levied against telecommunications companies for educational technology, (2) prohibit electric utilities from charging hardship customers more than one hundred dollars to reconnect service, (3) prohibit electric service disconnections on hot days, and (4) require the Public Utilities Regulatory Authority to consider discount rates for low-income customers of gas and water companies.

Introduced by:
Energy and Technology Committee

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Co-sponsors for Amendment LCO:

Bill History

 Date Action Taken
 3/3/2023Public Hearing 03/07
 3/2/2023Referred to Joint Committee on Energy and Technology

Co-sponsors of HB-6852

Rep. Geraldo C. Reyes, 75th Dist.
Rep. Mary M. Mushinsky, 85th Dist.

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