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Full Text of HB0719  95th General Assembly


Sen. James F. Clayborne Jr.

Filed: 4/19/2007





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2     AMENDMENT NO. ______. Amend House Bill 719 on page 2,
3 immediately below line 3, by inserting the following:
4     "(c) If tree trimming in a municipality is determined by
5 alternative vegetation management guidelines, then the
6 alternative vegetation management guidelines shall be
7 submitted to the Commission. The Commission shall post the
8 alternative vegetation management guidelines on its website on
9 a separate page reserved exclusively for municipal vegetation
10 management schedules. The alternative vegetation management
11 guidelines must be submitted to the Commission within 30 days
12 after passage and must be posted on the Commission's website
13 within 30 days after the Commission receives the guidelines.
14     For purposes of this subsection (c), "alternative
15 vegetation management guidelines" means any franchise,
16 contract, written agreement, mutual agreement, or municipal
17 ordinance that establishes vegetation management practices
18 that differ from those in subsection (a) of this Section."; and



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1 on page 6, by replacing lines 15 through 17 with the following:
2 "that are owned by public utilities.".