Bill Status of SB0513 102nd General Assembly
Short Description: UTILITIES-CABLE EQUIP RENTAL
Sen. Cristina Castro
| 5/21/2021||Senate||Rule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Public Utilities Act. Provides that cable or video providers shall cease charging customers for modems and routers, whether rented together or separately, when the customer has paid to the provider the wholesale cost of the modem or router, or modem and router if rented together, plus a reasonable mark-up not to exceed 5% of the modem, router, or modem and router wholesale cost to the provider. Provides that the cable and video provider shall provide notice regarding the discontinuance of rental charges to the customer in each billing statement. Provides that the notice shall include a disclosure of rights and responsibilities relating to the maintenance of modems and routers.
|Date||Chamber|| Action|| 2/23/2021||Senate||Filed with Secretary by Sen. Cristina Castro|| 2/23/2021||Senate||First Reading|| 2/23/2021||Senate||Referred to Assignments|| 3/3/2021||Senate||Assigned to Energy and Public Utilities|| 4/16/2021||Senate||Rule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As April 23, 2021|| 4/23/2021||Senate||Rule 2-10 Committee/3rd Reading Deadline Established As April 30, 2021|| 4/30/2021||Senate||Rule 2-10 Committee/3rd Reading Deadline Established As May 7, 2021|| 5/7/2021||Senate||Rule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments|| 5/10/2021||Senate||Rule 2-10 Committee/3rd Reading Deadline Established As May 21, 2021|| 5/10/2021||Senate||Re-assigned to Energy and Public Utilities|| 5/21/2021||Senate||Rule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments|