To extend the statute that provides “sovereign immunity” to governments from legal liability and lawsuits, so that it also applies to damage done by the state or a local government to cables, pipes and other underground “facilities”.
Referred to the Committee on Environment, Energy, and Technology
Reported without amendment
With the recommendation that the substitute (S-1) be adopted and that the bill then pass.
The substitute passed by voice vote
Passed in the Senate 26 to 12
Referred to the Committee on Energy and Technology