SB 0589 Extends PSC Authority Over Certain Gas Pipelines
LR Number:S2213.01T Fiscal Note:2213-01
Committee:Commerce and Environment
Last Action:07/09/96 - Signed by Governor
Effective Date:August 28, 1996
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Current Bill Summary

SB 589 - This act would extend the authority of the Public Service Commission regarding gas pipeline safety regulation to: 1) customers supplied directly by an interstate high pressure natural gas pipeline; 2) intrastate natural gas facilities owned and operated by interstate natural gas pipeline companies serving direct sales customers subject to enforcement of federally mandated pipeline safety standards; and 3) gas plants where natural gas is supplied, other than for consumption by and on the property of the supplier, to institutional buildings including, but not limited to, schools and hospitals.

This act is similar to SB 91 from 1995.