CS/HB 1173: Water and Wastewater
GENERAL BILL by Energy and Utilities Subcommittee ; Porter
Water and Wastewater; Requires Division of Bond Finance to review certain private activity bonds; exempts sales & leases to certain water utilities from sales tax; exempts from regulation person who resells water to certain entities; authorizes utility reserve fund & provides uses; revises provisions addressing rate case expenses; authorizes PSC to review water quality & wastewater service; expands entities to whom Water Pollution Control Financing Corporation may provide loans.
Last Action: 4/28/2015 House - Died in Finance and Tax Committee
Bill Text: PDF
• Introduced -HJ 97
• Referred to Energy and Utilities Subcommittee; Finance and Tax Committee; Regulatory Affairs Committee -HJ 192
• On Committee agenda-- Energy and Utilities Subcommittee, 03/24/15, 1:00 pm, Webster Hall
• CS by Energy and Utilities Subcommittee; YEAS 11 NAYS 1 -HJ 331
• Pending review of CS under Rule 7.19(c)
• CS by Energy and Utilities Subcommittee read 1st time -HJ 324
• Now in Finance and Tax Committee -HJ 343
• Died in Finance and Tax Committee
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