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2016 Regular Session



Electric and Gas Companies - Rate Regulation - Infrastructure Investments

Sponsored by:

Senator Astle


In the Senate - Hearing 2/23 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Increasing to a maximum amount of $4, up from $2, a specified monthly natural gas surcharge for specified retail natural gas customers; authorizing an electric company to recover specified costs associated with specified electric system infrastructure investments through a specified electric system infrastructure investment surcharge on customer bills; requiring electric system infrastructure investment cost calculations to include specified elements; specifying when costs shall be collectible; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senators Astle and Middleton
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0546
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): June 1, 2016
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Broad Subject(s):Utility Regulation
Narrow Subject(s):Commerce and Business -see also- Dealers; Elec. Comm.; etc.
Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Debt Collection -see also- Attachments and Garnishments
Energy Matters -see also- Alt Energy Sou; Fuel; Power Plants
Environmental Matters -see also- Conserv; Nat Resrce; Pollut
Fees -see also- Attys' Fees; Devt Fees & Taxes; Reimb Rates
Fuel -see also- Coal
General Assembly -see also- AELR Cmte; Leg Policy Committee
Prices -see also- Consumer Price Index
Property Tax
Public Information
Public Service Commission
Public Works
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records
Reimbursement Rates
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees &Taxes; specific tax
Utilities -see also- High Voltage Lines; Telephones; Water
Statutes:Article - Public Utilities
(4-210, 4-211)

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February 24, 2016 9:01 A.M.