98RS HB545


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HB 545 (BR 2062) - R. Thomas, J. Richards

     AN ACT relating to utilities.
     Amend KRS 278.210 to allow a utility to set cost-effective meter testing frequencies, if it has demonstrated through sample testing that significant numbers of its meters do not overregister; require that the application to the Public Service Commission document the established scientific, engineering, and economic methods used to determine testing frequencies.


     HCA (1, R. Thomas) - Mandate that the significance in meter testing be statistically significant.

     Feb 9-introduced in House
     Feb 10-to Tourism Development and Energy (H); reassigned to Counties and Special Districts (H)
     Feb 17-posted in committee
     Feb 25-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Amendment (1)
     Feb 26-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for February 27, 1998
     Mar 3-3rd reading, passed 95-0 with Committee Amendment (1)
     Mar 4-received in Senate
     Mar 5-to Agriculture and Natural Resources (S)
     Mar 18-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
     Mar 19-2nd reading, to Rules
     Mar 20-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for March 24, 1998
     Mar 24-3rd reading, passed 36-0
     Mar 25-received in House
     Mar 26-enrolled, signed by each presiding officer, delivered to Governor
     Mar 31-signed by Governor

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