Michigan - HB4220 - 2017

Public utilities; consumer services; utilities' use of advanced meters; provide for certain requirements and prohibitions. Amends 1939 PA 3 (MCL 460.1 - 460.11) by adding sec. 10gg.

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Added On: 02-21-2017
Updated On: 09-05-2017
Status: Introduced
Primary Sponsor: Gary Glenn (House/Republican)





Actions (4)

  • 02-15-2017 - referred to Committee on Energy Policy
  • 02-15-2017 - introduced by Representative Gary Glenn
  • 02-15-2017 - read a first time
  • 02-16-2017 - bill electronically reproduced 02/15/2017

Sponsors (17)

News (3)

Navigating smart meter privacy a challenge for smart grid innovators - Midwest Energy News
Published by midwestenergynews.com
Wed, 12 Jul 2017 11:03:13 GMT

However, the prospect of nearly real-time electricity monitoring has led to confidentiality concerns that several Midwest states have answered through policies and laws protecting consumer privacy. But experts say if those laws are too restrictive ...

Smart meters opt-out bill ready for Michigan House energy committee vote - Daily Energy Insider
Published by dailyenergyinsider.com
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 20:59:29 GMT

The state's largest utilities, DTE Energy and Consumers Energy, use smart meters to remotely track electric and gas usage and outages. Michigan House Bill (H.B.) 4220, introduced Feb. 15 by state Rep. Gary Glenn (R-Midland) and 17 cosponsors, would ...

Issue of smart meters draws crowd to Lansing - Detroit Free Press
Published by freep.com
Tue, 07 Mar 2017 23:34:21 GMT

LANSING — Is your smart meter making you sick? Invading your privacy? An overflow crowd of more than 150 people jammed into a committee hearing today to voice their support for a bill that would make it easier for utility customers to have smart ...