Md. Lawmakers Want Return Of Regulated Electricity

Law360, New York (January 22, 2008, 12:00 AM EST) -- With energy costs skyrocketing for Maryland consumers, some state lawmakers have begun pushing for reregulation of the state's electricity industry.

In a bill proposed on Jan. 11, Baltimore City and County Democrats have advocated for reregulating Maryland's energy providers, in a move that would reverse the deregulation carried out less than a decade ago.

The bill advocates re-regulating the industry “for the purpose of returning electric generation to the status of a utility service subject to regulation by the Public Service Commission; requiring a public service...
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