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General Assembly

Amendment

 

January Session, 2015

LCO No. 9439

   
 

*SB0057009439HDO*

Offered by:

 

REP. WILLIS, 64th Dist.

REP. HADDAD, 54th Dist.

REP. SANCHEZ, 25th Dist.

REP. LEMAR, 96th Dist.

REP. GONZALEZ, 3rd Dist.

REP. SANTIAGO, 130th Dist.

REP. SANTIAGO, 84th Dist.

REP. COOK, 65th Dist.

REP. LOPES, 24th Dist.

REP. HENNESSY, 127th Dist.

REP. MEGNA, 97th Dist.

REP. URBAN, 43rd Dist.

REP. HAMPTON, 16th Dist.

REP. MUSHINSKY, 85th Dist.

REP. STEINBERG, 136th Dist.

REP. MILLER, 36th Dist.

REP. MCCARTHY VAHEY, 133rd Dist.

REP. PORTER, 94th Dist.

REP. LUXENBERG, 12th Dist.

To: Subst. Senate Bill No. 570

File No. 611

Cal. No. 686

(As Amended by Senate Amendment Schedule "A")

"AN ACT CONCERNING ELECTRIC FIXED BILL FEES AND GRID MODERNIZATION. "

Strike Section 1 in its entirety and substitute the following in lieu thereof:

"Section 1. (NEW) (Effective from passage) (a) As used in this section:

(1) "Residential fixed charge" means any fixed fee charged to residential electric customers, including, but not limited to, (A) a fixed charge for distribution basic service, (B) a distribution customer service charge, (C) a customer charge, (D) a basic service fee, or (E) other fixed charge, which is separate and distinct from any distribution charge per kilowatt-hour;

(2) "Electric distribution company" has the same meaning as provided in section 16-1 of the general statutes, as amended by this act.

(b) The Public Utilities Regulatory Authority shall adjust each electric distribution company's residential fixed charge upon such company's filing with the authority an amendment of rate schedules pursuant to section 16-19 of the general statutes to not more than ten dollars per monthly billing cycle. Beginning January 1, 2020, such company's residential fixed charge may be adjusted by not more than the annual percentage increase pursuant to the Consumer Price Index for the prior calendar year. "