91st General Assembly
Summary of SB1257
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Short description: 
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

           Location: Senate

 Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE -   0     SENATE -   0


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