SB 490-1_ Filed 02/17/2000, 13:44

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COMMITTEE REPORT


                                                        YES:

11

                                                        NO:
0

MR. SPEAKER:

    Your Committee on       Commerce and Economic Development     , to which was referred       Senate Bill 490     , has had the same under consideration and begs leave to report the same back to the House with the recommendation that said bill be amended as follows:

SOURCE: Page 1, line 10; (00)CR049001.1. -->     Page 1, line 10, after "eligible" insert " distribution".
    Page 1, line 15, after "eligible" insert " distribution".
    Page 2, line 9, after "eligible" insert " distribution".
    Page 2, between lines 11 and 12, begin a new paragraph and insert:
    " Sec. 7. As used in this chapter, "public utility" means a:
        (1) public utility (as defined in IC 8-1-2-1 (a)); or
        (2) municipally owned utility (as defined in IC 8-1-2-1 (h)).
".
    Page 2, line 12, delete "Sec. 7." and insert " Sec. 8.".
    Page 2, line 12, delete "A" and insert " Except as provided in subsection (d), a".
    Page 2, between lines 19 and 20, begin a new paragraph and insert:
    " (d) A public utility may not file a petition under this section in the same calendar year in which the public utility has filed a request for a general increase in the basic rates and charges of the public utility.".
    Page 2, line 20, delete "Sec. 8." and insert " Sec. 9.".
    Page 2, line 20, delete "7" and insert " 8".
    Page 2, delete lines 30 through 31, begin a new paragraph and insert:
    " (d) If the commission finds that a DSIC petition complies with the requirements of this chapter, the commission shall enter an order approving the petition.".
    Page 2, line 32, delete "Sec. 9. A" and insert " Sec. 10. (a) Except as provided in subsection (b), a".
    Page 2, line 34, delete "three (3)" and insert " twelve (12)".
    Page 2, between lines 34 and 35, begin a new paragraph and insert:
    " (b) Except as provided in section 15 of this chapter, a public utility may not file a petition for a change in its DSIC in the same calendar year in which the public utility has filed a request for a general increase in the basic rates and charges of the public utility.".
    Page 2, delete line 35, begin a new paragraph and insert:
    " Sec. 11. In determining an appropriate pretax return, the commission may consider the following factors:".
    Page 2, line 37, after "actual" insert " regulatory".
    Page 3, line 1, delete "Sec. 11." and insert " Sec. 12.".
    Page 3, line 9, delete "Sec. 12." and insert " Sec. 13.".
    Page 3, line 11, delete "revenues from providing water utility service." and insert " base revenue level approved by the commission in the public utility's most recent general rate proceeding.".
    Page 3, line 12, delete "Sec. 13." and insert " Sec. 14.".
    Page 3, line 19, delete "Sec. 14." and insert " Sec. 15.".
    Page 3, line 25, delete "Sec. 15." and insert " Sec. 16.".
    Page 3, line 28, delete "Sec. 16." and insert " Sec. 17.".
    Page 3, line 28, after "adopt" insert " by rule under IC 4-22-2 or".
    Page 3, line 28, delete "or rule".
    Page 3, between lines 34 and 35, begin a new paragraph and insert:
    " Sec. 1. This chapter applies only to a subject area located entirely or partially within:
        (1) a city; or
        (2) a county having a consolidated city.
".
    Page 3, line 35, delete "Sec. 1." and insert " Sec. 2.".
    Page 3, line 37, delete "Sec. 2." and insert " Sec. 3.".
    Page 3, line 41, delete "Sec. 3." and insert " Sec. 4.".
    Page 4, line 1, delete "Sec. 4." and insert " Sec. 5.".
    Page 4, line 2, delete "5" and insert " 6".
    Page 4, line 3, delete "Sec. 5." and insert " Sec. 6.".
    Page 4, line 4, delete "municipality:" and insert " city or within a county having a consolidated city:".
    Page 4, line 27, delete "Sec. 6." and insert " Sec. 7.".
    Page 5, line 3, delete "Sec. 7." and insert " Sec. 8.".
    Page 5, line 3, delete "6" and insert " 7".
    Page 5, line 7, delete "Sec. 8." and insert " Sec. 9.".
    Page 5, line 7, delete "6" and insert " 7".
    Page 5, line 15, delete "Sec. 9." and insert " Sec. 10.".
    Page 5, line 20, delete "Sec. 10." and insert " Sec. 11.".
    Page 5, line 30, delete "Sec. 11." and insert " Sec. 12.".
    (Reference is to SB 490 as reprinted January 26, 2000.)

and when so amended that said bill do pass.

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Representative Bottorff


CR049001/DI 101    2000