An Act Regarding a Transmission and Distribution Utility's Use of the Right of Eminent Domain To Locate Its Transmission Lines
Sec. 1. 35-A MRSA §3136, sub-§2, ¶D, as amended by PL 2001, c. 608, §2, is further amended to read:
Sec. 2. 35-A MRSA §3136, sub-§2, ¶E, as enacted by PL 2001, c. 608, §2, is amended to read:
Sec. 3. 35-A MRSA §3136, sub-§2, ¶F is enacted to read:
This bill withholds the right of eminent domain from a transmission and distribution utility for lands or easements to be acquired for an elective transmission upgrade that is not required for reliability of service to customers in the State or the ISO-New England region.