Maryland and Smart Meters – HB 1038 and HB 1066
Maryland Legislative Watch | February 20, 2013
Two bills have been introduced and will be heard together – HB 1038 and HB 1066. Both are sponsored by Delegate Glass. These are good bills for those who are opposed to “smart meters”.
HB 1038 prohibits electric companies from installing smart meters if the customer does not wish to have the meter and prohibits penalties for this “opt out”. …
How to Opt Out of your Smart Meter installation in Maryland
Maryland Smart Meter Awareness | August 1, 2012
The Maryland Public Service Commission issued Order No. 84926 on May 24, 2012 following a nearly 12-hour public hearing on whether to allow customers to opt out of the Smart Meter program. The Maryland Public Service ordered that customers can defer installation until it makes its decision on opting out. …