HB 573 (BR 931) - R. Adkins, K. Hall
AN ACT relating to the Public Service Commission.
Create a new section of KRS Chapter 278 to require the Public Service Commission to reconsider previously issued orders that involve multistate transactions if the order involves a multistate transaction that requires approval from another state public utility commission and the out-of-state public utility commission fails to approve the transaction or utility plan; require the Public Service Commission to review its previous order and determine whether the order is still in the public interest of Kentucky ratepayers; provide that the provisions of this Act shall apply retroactively to all Public Service Commission orders issued on or after July 1, 2013.
HB 573 - AMENDMENTS
HFA (1, K. Hall) - Amend to provide that the Public Service Commission shall reconsider orders issued between January 1, 2013, and December 31, 2013.
SFA (1, J. Higdon) - Amend KRS 278.502 to allow eminent domain to be used only in cases where the condemnor is a utility regulated by the Public Service Commission.
SFA (2, J. Higdon) - Amend KRS 278.502 to allow eminent domain to be used only in cases where the condemnor is a utility regulated by the Public Service Commission or is a city utility as authorized in KRS 96.547.
Mar 4-introduced in House
Mar 5-to Tourism Development & Energy (H)
Mar 11-posted in committee
Mar 18-posted in committee
Mar 20-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
Mar 21-2nd reading, to Rules; taken from Rules; placed in the Orders of the Day
Mar 24-floor amendment (1) filed
Mar 25-3rd reading, passed 62-34
Mar 26-received in Senate; floor amendment (1) filed
Mar 27-floor amendment (2) filed