CS/SB 1256: Preemption Over Utility Service Restrictions
GENERAL BILL by Community Affairs ; Collins
Preemption Over Utility Service Restrictions; Prohibiting certain local governmental entities, subject to specified exceptions, from enacting or enforcing a resolution, an ordinance, a rule, a code, or a policy or from taking any action that restricts or prohibits or has the effect of restricting or prohibiting the use of appliances; revising an exception to preemption, etc.
Last Action: 4/28/2023 Senate - Laid on Table, refer to CS/CS/HB 1281 -SJ 624
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
- Community Affairs (CA)
- Rules (RC)
• Referred to Community Affairs; Regulated Industries; Rules
• On Committee agenda-- Community Affairs, 04/05/23, 8:30 am, 401 Senate Building
• CS by Community Affairs; YEAS 7 NAYS 0
• Pending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
• Original reference(s) removed: Regulated Industries
• Remaining references corrected to Rules
• Now in Rules
• CS by Community Affairs read 1st time
• On Committee agenda-- Rules, 04/19/23, 8:30 am, 412 Knott Building
• Favorable by- Rules; YEAS 17 NAYS 1
• Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 04/28/23
• Read 2nd time -SJ 624
• Substituted CS/CS/HB 1281 -SJ 624
• Laid on Table, refer to CS/CS/HB 1281 -SJ 624
Companion bills that are identical word-for-word, not including titles. However, Resolutions and Concurrent Resolutions are considered identical if the only difference is the word "House" or "Senate."
Companion bills that are substantially similar in text or have substantial portions of text that are largely the same.
Bills that have selected provisions that are similar in text.
A bill that is contingent upon passage of another bill within the same chamber, e.g., a trust fund bill, a bill providing a public record exemption, or an implementing bill.
The page numbers, when listed, for citations are constantly under review. The journals or printed bills of the respective chambers should be consulted as the official documents of the Legislature.
The links for the page numbers are formatted to open the bill text PDF directly to the page containing the citation. However, if your browser is set to open PDFs in a new window, as is often the case with 64-bit browsers, the bill text will open to the first page.