House Bill 478

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Title AN ACT relating to loss of communications services in a declared state of emergency.
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Bill Request Number 1671
Sponsor S. Rudy
Summary of Original Version Amend KRS 278.030 to require the Kentucky Public Service Commission to promulgate administrative regulations to provide that, in the event of a declared state of emergency resulting from a natural or human caused disaster that results in the loss of land-line telephone or wireless communications capability to more than two (2) counties of the Commonwealth, telephone and wireless communications providers shall devise a schedule for the refund of any payments billed during the period of a declared state of emergency; require the PSC to promulgate administrative regulations requiring all wireless cellular transmission towers in the Commonwealth to be equipped with emergency backup generators within one (1) year of the effective date of this Act.
Index Headings of Original Version Commerce - Communications services, refund for lost service during a declared state of emergency
Communications - Communications services, refund for lost service during a declared state of emergency
Disasters - Communications services, refund for lost service during a declared state of emergency
Public Utilities - Communications services, refund for lost service during a declared state of emergency
Television and Radio - Communications services, refund for lost service during a declared state of emergency
Communications - Wireless cellular transmission towers, backup generators for
Disasters - Wireless cellular transmission towers, backup generators for
Public Utilities - Wireless cellular transmission towers, backup generators for
Television and Radio - Wireless cellular transmission towers, backup generators for

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02/23/09
  • introduced in House
02/24/09
  • to Tourism Development & Energy (H)


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