Summary: S.4029 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for S.4029. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in Senate (06/22/2020)

This bill calls for states and electric or natural gas utilities to place a moratorium on utility disconnections during the emergency relating to the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) outbreak. In addition, the bill calls for states and utilities to ensure that

  • reasonable efforts are made to safely reconnect electric and natural gas consumers that have lost service;
  • fees for reconnection services, late fees, and other penalties are waived; and
  • there are no increases in cost-of-service to consumers.