JOHNSON,TOM, ERWIN, SAVIANO, PANKAU, HASSERT,
WINKEL, BOLAND, FLOWERS, CAPPARELLI, ACKERMAN,
HOEFT, WINTERS, BURKE, WOJCIK, WIRSING, LAWFER,
MOORE,EUGENE, GILES, DART, DURKIN, LYONS,EILEEN,
KENNER, SMITH,MICHAEL, PHELPS, KOSEL AND DAVIS,MONIQUE.
UTILITY ELECTRIC COMPETE
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Creates the Electric Customer Choice and Protection Act.
Provides that consumers may purchase electricity from any electric
service provider. Requires incumbent electric utilities to provide
bundled electric service. Provides for the establishment of bundled
service rates and transition period rates. Authorizes the imposition
of a financial viability and reliability charge. Provides for a State
and Municipal Revenue Task Force. Provides for an electricity use
tax. Creates the Illinois Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program
Fund. Amends the Illinois Municipal Code and the Public Utilities Act
to make accommodating changes. Effective immediately.
FISCAL NOTE (Ill. Commerce Commission)
Fiscal impact on Commission operations is unknown at this time.
HOUSING AFFORDABILITY NOTE
There would be no fiscal effect on constructing, purchasing, or
selling a single-family residence. Direct fiscal effect on own-
ing a single-family residence would result from fluctuating
electric utility bills.
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE
Last action date: 99-01-12
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 0 SENATE - 0
END OF INQUIRY
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