2013-2014 Regular Session - HB 874
Solar Power Free-Market Financing and Property Rights Act of 2014; enact
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Article 1 of Chapter 3 of Title 46 of the O.C.G.A., relating to the generation and distribution of electricity generally, so as to provide that a retail electric customer may install solar technology for the generation of electric energy for use primarily on property owned or occupied by such customer; to provide a short title; to provide declarations and findings; to provide definitions of certain terms; to provide for financing of the purchase and installation of solar technology by retail electric customers; to prohibit electric utilities from interfering with such financing, purchase, and installation; to clarify what constitutes the provision of electric service and who shall be considered an electric utility; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Feb/03/2014 - House Second Readers
Jan/31/2014 - House First Readers
Jan/28/2014 - House Hopper