(220 ILCS 5/13-701)
(from Ch. 111 2/3, par. 13-701)
(Section scheduled to be repealed on December 31, 2020)
Notwithstanding any other provision of this Act to the
contrary, the Commission has no power to supervise or control any telephone
cooperative as respects assessment schedules or local service rates made or
charged by such a cooperative on a nondiscriminatory basis. In addition,
the Commission has no power to inquire into, or require the submission of,
the terms, conditions or agreements by or under which telephone
cooperatives are financed. A telephone cooperative shall file with the
Commission either a copy of the annual financial report required by the
Rural Electrification Administration, or the annual financial report
required of other public utilities.
Sections 13-712 and 13-713 of this Act do not apply to telephone cooperatives.
(Source: P.A. 100-20, eff. 7-1-17.)