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SB 0458 - Senior Call-Check Service Program - Establishment
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Sponsor: Senator Kelley
Last Action: 3/5/2012 - S Unfavorable Report by Finance
Senate Committee: Senate Committee on Finance
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BILL INFO-2012 Regular Session-SB 458
2012 Regular Session


File Code: Utility Regulation Crossfiled with: HOUSE BILL 1263
Sponsored By:
Senator Kelley
Senior Call-Check Service Program - Establishment


Requiring the Public Service Commission to establish and maintain the Senior Call-Check Service Program; requiring specified telephone companies to place a specified sequence of telephone calls to specified subscribers free of charge; authorizing the telephone company to coordinate with specified entities that already provide the service; authorizing the Commission to adjust specified rates; requiring the Commission to adopt specified regulations; and immunizing specified Program participants from specified liability.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

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Senate Action
First Reading Finance
Hearing 2/28 at 1:00 p.m.
Unfavorable Report by Finance
House Action
No Action

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Elderly Persons
Law Enforcement -see also- State Police, Department of
Liability -see also- Good Samaritan
Prices -see also- Consumer Price Index
Public Service Commission
Rules and Regulations
Safety -see also- Occupational Safety
Utilities -see also- High Voltage Lines; Telephones; Water

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Public Utilities
( 8-201 , 8-201 , 8-207 )


All documents except Roll Call Votes are displayed in PDF format:
Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Amendments: None offered
Committee Votes :