2001-2002 Regular Session - SB 250
Natural Gas Marketers; pricing, charges for gas actually used; no fee for pamphlets; services to elderly and disabled
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Article 5 of Chapter 4 of Title 46 of the O.C.G.A., known as the "Natural Gas Competition and Deregulation Act," so as to provide that a marketer shall be prohibited from discontinuing service to persons 65 years of age or older or to persons with physical or mental disabilities for nonpayment of bills during any winter heating season and the 30 days immediately following such winter heating season; to provide that prior to August 1, 2001, a marketer shall file with the commission the price per therm to be charged to retail customers which price shall not be increased more than $.50 during any three-year period unless any additional increase is authorized by the commission; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Feb/27/2001 - Senate Read and Referred
Feb/26/2001 - Senate Hopper