|HB 0107||Regulates Penalties for Violation of Orders of PSC|
|Sponsor:||DOUGHERTY||Handling House Bill:|
|Last Action:||01/12/95 - Referred H Commerce Committee|
HB0107 Dougherty, Patrick
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HB 107 -- Penalties for Public Service Commission Rules
This bill explicitly makes municipalities subject to a penalty of between $100 and $10,000 for each violation of the state constitution, other laws, or any requirement of the Public Service Commission except in cases where a specific penalty is otherwise established.
This bill also establishes a maximum penalty of not more than $10,000 for each violation of federal safety standards established by the Natural Gas Pipeline Safety Act. The penalty for any related series of such violations cannot exceed $500,000.