California - SB215 - 2015

Public Utilities Commission.

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Added On: 02-15-2015
Updated On: 09-08-2017
Status: Enacted
Primary Sponsor: Jim Beall (Democratic)





Actions (8)

  • 02-01-2017 - Introduced. Read first time. To Com. on RLS. for assignment. To print.
  • 02-02-2017 - From printer. May be acted upon on or after March 4.
  • 02-09-2017 - Referred to Com. on PUB. S.
  • 03-01-2017 - Set for hearing March 21.
  • 03-06-2017 - From committee with author's amendments. Read second time and amended. Re-referred to Com. on PUB. S.
  • 03-13-2017 - March 21 hearing postponed by committee.
  • 03-16-2017 - Set for hearing April 18.
  • 04-04-2017 - April 18 set for first hearing canceled at the request of author.

News (6)

Gov. Jerry Brown signs PUC reform bills,… - The Mercury News
Published by mercurynews.com
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 00:20:03 GMT

Jerry Brown on Thursday signed five bills stemming from the deadly San Bruno explosion to reform the state Public Utilities Commission, including one requiring greater transparency and accountability from the beleaguered agency. ... SB 215, authored by ...

Some — not all — CPUC reforms await governor's signature - inewsource
Published by inewsource.org
Thu, 15 Sep 2016 13:00:51 GMT

Jerry Brown appears poised to sign legislation that would address some of the California Public Utilities Commission's long-standing failures of transparency and accountability highlighted in a recent inewsource investigation. The California ... Last ...

Lawmakers kill major revamp of PUC, but some reforms get approved - East Bay Times
Published by eastbaytimes.com
Thu, 01 Sep 2016 18:33:59 GMT

“AB 2903 is officially dead,” Eric Menjivar, a spokesman for Assemblyman Mike Gatto, the bill's author, said early Thursday morning. ... SB 512, authored by state Hill, gained final approval in the state Senate on a 32-6 vote Wednesday night. ... A few ...

Legislature Moves Toward Landmark Reforms at Public Utilities Commission - KQED
Published by ww2.kqed.org
Mon, 22 Aug 2016 23:25:16 GMT

Jerry Brown bucked lawmakers and vetoed a series of measures aimed at reining in the troubled California Public Utilities Commission, the governor faces a new package of CPUC reform bills. This time, though, he's ... The bill negotiated with Brown and ...

Q&A with State Sen. Mark Leno: Legislation would reform California agency ... - San Francisco Business Times
Published by bizjournals.com
Fri, 13 Feb 2015 02:07:13 GMT

State Sen. Mark Leno (D-San Francisco) is sponsoring a bill to "help rebuild public trust" in the scandal-plagued California Public Utilities Commission. The commission has been engulfed in controversy around back-channel communications between CPUC ...

Q&A with State Sen. Mark Leno: Legislation would reform California agency ... - San Francisco Business Times
Published by bizjournals.com
Fri, 13 Feb 2015 02:07:13 GMT

State Sen. Mark Leno (D-San Francisco) spoke recently at a Covered California press conference in San Francisco. He's sponsoring a new bill to reform and restructure the troubled California Public Utilities Commission, in the wake of recent revelations.