RI H5678 | 2019 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 5-0)
Status: Enrolled on June 28 2019 - 75% progression
Action: 2019-07-11 - Transmitted to Governor
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Prohibits nonregulated power producers from automatically renewing a contract. Mandates that the nonregulated power producer provide methods for the customer to cancel service and provide the customer with notice of the contract expiration date.

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Public Utilities Commission


Roll Calls

2019-06-27 - House - Passage (Y: 71 N: 0 NV: 4 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2019-07-11HouseTransmitted to Governor
2019-06-28SenateSenate passed in concurrence
2019-06-28SenatePlaced on the Senate Consent Calendar (06/28/2019)
2019-06-27HouseHouse read and passed
2019-06-25HousePlaced on House Calendar (06/27/2019)
2019-06-25HouseCommittee recommends passage
2019-06-22HouseScheduled for consideration (06/25/2019)
2019-03-12HouseCommittee recommended measure be held for further study
2019-03-08HouseScheduled for hearing and/or consideration (03/12/2019)
2019-02-27HouseIntroduced, referred to House Corporations

Rhode Island State Sources

Bill Comments