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HB 261/FN (BR 1264) - C. Belcher, E. Ballard

     AN ACT relating to natural gas rate stabilization.
     Create new section of KRS Chapter 278 to provide for a procedure for adjustment of rates and charges of natural gas distribution utilities to reflect changes in expenses, revenues, investments, depreciation, and other changes in revenues and expenses; provide procedures for interested parties to challenge these adjustments; provide for related procedural matters including authorization for additional staffing for Public Service Commission to perform its duties under this section to be funded from assessments on natural gas utilities regulated under this section.


     HCS/FN - Remove all previous provisions; create a task force to study the issue and report to the Legislative Research Commission.

     Feb 6-introduced in House
     Feb 9-to Tourism Development & Energy (H)
     Feb 13-posting waived
     Mar 1-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute
     Mar 2-2nd reading, to Rules
     Mar 7-recommitted to Appropriations & Revenue (H)

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