POWER OUTAGE 1000 CUSTOMERS
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Public Utilities Act. Provides that a utility shall
compensate customers for actual damages resulting from power surges or
fluctuations or power interruptions lasting more than 4 hours that
affect more than 1,000 (rather than 30,000) customers. Provides that
the utility may not collect the fixed service charge on the customer's
periodic bill for the period in which the power interruption occurs.
Provides that if 3 or more interruptions occur within a 12-month
period, the utility may not collect the fixed service charge for the
succeeding 12-month period. Effective immediately.
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE
Last action date: 01-01-09
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 0 SENATE - 0
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