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SB-1057 Public Utilities Act.(2017-2018)

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Date Published: 02/12/2018 09:00 PM
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CALIFORNIA LEGISLATURE— 2017–2018 REGULAR SESSION

Senate Bill No. 1057


Introduced by Senator Mendoza

February 12, 2018


An act to amend Section 201 of the Public Utilities Code, relating to the Public Utilities Act.


LEGISLATIVE COUNSEL'S DIGEST


SB 1057, as introduced, Mendoza. Public Utilities Act.
The California Constitution establishes the Public Utilities Commission, with jurisdiction over all public utilities. The California Constitution grants the commission certain general powers over all public utilities, subject to control by the Legislature, and authorizes the Legislature, unlimited by the other provisions of the Constitution, to confer additional authority and jurisdiction upon the commission that is cognate and germane to the regulation of public utilities.
The Public Utilities Act contains provisions directing the commission’s regulation of public utilities.
This bill would make nonsubstantive revisions to the statute that names the act.
Vote: MAJORITY   Appropriation: NO   Fiscal Committee: NO   Local Program: NO  

The people of the State of California do enact as follows:


SECTION 1.

 Section 201 of the Public Utilities Code is amended to read:

201.
 This part shall be known, and may be cited cited, as the “Public Utilities Act.”