RAUSCHENBERGER-RONEN-SULLIVAN, HALVORSON AND DEL VALLE.
UTIL ART XVI DEFINITION-TECH
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Public Utilities Act. Makes a technical change in a
Section regarding definitions under Article XVI.
SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Deletes reference to:
220 ILCS 5/16-102
Adds reference to:
220 ILCS 5/16-120
220 ILCS 5/16-122
Replaces everything after the enacting clause. Amends the Public
Utilities Act to require the Commerce Commission to prepare a report
on the value of municipal aggregation of electric customers. Provides
that the report shall be filed with the Governor and General Assembly
no later than January 15, 2003. Effective immediately.
SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 3.
Provides that proprietary or confidential information relating to
load data provided to the Commerce Commission shall not be publicly
disclosed. Directs the Commerce Commission to consult with
municipalities in the process of preparing its report on the value of
municipal aggregation of electricity customers.
SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 4.
Provides that the Commerce Commission report shall include
analysis of aggregation of consumer purchases of electricity from
renewable energy sources.
FISCAL NOTE (Illinois Commerce Commission)
ICC estimates at least 400 hours of billable hours by a consul-
ting firm to do this study. At an estimated hourly billing of
$200 per hour, the total expense would amount to approximately
$80,000. Accounting for staff resources necessary to monitor
the consultants' work, ICC estimates a resource need of
approximately $100,000 from the Public Utility Fund for this
Last action on Bill: PUBLIC ACT.............................. 92-0585
Last action date: JUN-26-2002
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 0 SENATE - 3
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