Oklahoma - HB1377 - 2017

Corporation Commission; creating the Twenty-first Century Corporation Commission Task Force; membership appointment authority; meetings; exempting from Open Meeting Act; effective date; emergency.

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Regulatory

Added On: 03-25-2017
Updated On: 03-22-2017
Status: Passed One Chamber
Primary Sponsors: Adam Pugh (Republican), Weldon Watson (Republican)





Actions (27)

  • 02-06-2017 - Authored by Representative Watson
  • 02-06-2017 - First Reading
  • 02-07-2017 - Second Reading referred to Rules
  • 03-01-2017 - Withdrawn from Rules Committee
  • 03-01-2017 - Referred to Energy and Natural Resources
  • 03-02-2017 - CR; Do Pass, amended by committee substitute Energy and Natural Resources Committee
  • 03-21-2017 - Third Reading, Measure passed: Ayes: 91 Nays: 0
  • 03-21-2017 - Referred for engrossment
  • 03-21-2017 - Amended
  • 03-21-2017 - Title stricken
  • 03-21-2017 - Authored by Senator Pugh (principal Senate author)
  • 03-21-2017 - Coauthored by Representative(s) Pfeiffer
  • 03-21-2017 - General Order
  • 03-22-2017 - Engrossed, signed, to Senate
  • 03-22-2017 - First Reading
  • 03-28-2017 - Second Reading referred to Energy
  • 04-11-2017 - Enacting clause stricken
  • 04-11-2017 - Reported Do Pass as amended Energy committee; CR filed
  • 04-27-2017 - Referred for engrossment
  • 04-27-2017 - Emergency clause restored
  • 04-27-2017 - Emergency added
  • 04-27-2017 - Measure and Emergency passed: Ayes: 43 Nays: 0
  • 04-27-2017 - Enacting clause restored
  • 04-27-2017 - Title restored
  • 04-27-2017 - General Order, Amended by Floor Substitute
  • 05-01-2017 - Engrossed to House
  • 05-01-2017 - SA's received

Votes (3)

DateMotion (click for details)ChamberCommitteeYes
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Passed
03-02-2017House: Energy and Natural Resources Committee: DO PASS AS AMENDED BY CSHouse1150yes
03-21-2017House: THIRD READINGHouse9108yes
04-27-2017Senate: THIRD READINGSenate4303yes

Sponsors (3)

News (3)

Legislature won't finalize Oklahoma Corporation Commission task force bill - NewsOK.com
Published by newsok.com
Fri, 26 May 2017 16:15:21 GMT

House Bill 1377, by Rep. Weldon Watson, R-Tulsa, created the 21st century Corporation Commission review. The legislation was awaiting a final vote in the House after being amended in the Senate, although Watson said Thursday it won't be put forward ...

Oklahoma attorney: Corporation Commission bill is a solution in search of a problem - NewsOK.com
Published by newsok.com
Fri, 31 Mar 2017 05:03:06 GMT

Due to recent legislative activity and newspaper reports surrounding House Bill 1377, there is a need to further examine the bill and what its proponents truly seek to achieve. ... The bottom line is that HB 1377 is a solution looking for a problem ...

OG&E executives, analysts discuss regulatory environment in Oklahoma - NewsOK.com
Published by newsok.com
Thu, 04 May 2017 23:24:56 GMT

Some of the discussion centered on House Bill 1377, which would set up an executive-level task force to study the processes at the Oklahoma Corporation Commission. The legislation passed the Senate ... said on the conference call. "That's not just ...