H.4380. A BILL TO AMEND THE CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, BY ADDING SECTION 58-27-875 SO AS TO PROVIDE THE PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION SHALL ORDER REFUNDS TO RATEPAYERS OF AMOUNTS COLLECTED FOR COSTS ATTRIBUTED TO PROJECTS CONSTRUCTED UNDER THE PROVISIONS OF THE BASE LOAD REVIEW ACT IN SPECIFIC CIRCUMSTANCES; TO PROVIDE UTILITIES BEAR THE BURDEN OF PROVING THAT COLLECTED COSTS MAY BE RECOVERABLE UNDER STATE LAW; AND TO PROVIDE THE COMMISSION SHALL ORDER SUCH REFUNDS ON JUST AND REASONABLE BASES AND MAY MAKE SUCH REFUNDS BY ESTABLISHING CREDITS TO RATEPAYERS OVER PERIODS OF TIME AND UNDER CONDITIONS THAT ARE JUST AND REASONABLE.

South Carolina House of Representatives
Last action 7 months ago
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J.E. Smith, V.S. Moss

Summary

                    A bill to amend the code of laws of South Carolina, 1976, by adding section 58-27-875 so as to provide the Public Service Commission shall order refunds to ratepayers of amounts collected for costs attributed to projects constructed under the provisions of the Base Load Review Act in specific circumstances; to provide utilities bear the burden of proving that collected costs may be recoverable under state law; and to provide the commission shall order such refunds on just and reasonable bases and may make such refunds by establishing credits to ratepayers over periods of time and under conditions that are just and reasonable.
                

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  • Recommitted to Committee on Judiciary

    Wed, Apr 4th 2018
  • Debate adjourned until Wed., 4-4-18

    Tue, Apr 3rd 2018
  • Debate adjourned until Tues., 3-6-18

    Thu, Mar 1st 2018
  • Debate adjourned until Thur., 3-1-18

    Wed, Feb 28th 2018
  • Debate adjourned until Wed., 2-28-18

    Tue, Feb 27th 2018
  • Debate adjourned until Thur., 2-15-18

    Wed, Feb 14th 2018
  • Member(s) request name added as sponsor: Henderson-Myers

    Wed, Feb 7th 2018
  • Requests for debate-Rep(s). Delleney, Pope, Bryant, B> Newton, McCoy, Davis, Clary, Caskey, Ott, West, Hardee, Herbkersman, Anderson, Blackwell, Jefferson, Hart

    Thu, Feb 1st 2018
  • Debate adjourned until Wed., 1-31-18

    Tue, Jan 30th 2018
  • Debate adjourned until Tues., 1-30-18

    Thu, Jan 25th 2018
  • Member(s) request name added as sponsor: Henderson

    Thu, Jan 25th 2018
  • Debate adjourned until Thur., 1-25-18

    Wed, Jan 24th 2018
  • Member(s) request name added as sponsor: Govan, Weeks

    Tue, Jan 23rd 2018
  • Debate adjourned until Wednesday, January 17, 2018

    Tue, Jan 16th 2018
  • Member(s) request name added as sponsor: Daning

    Thu, Jan 11th 2018
  • Committee report: Favorable Judiciary

    Wed, Jan 10th 2018
  • Member(s) request name added as sponsor: Bennett

    Wed, Jan 10th 2018
  • Referred to Committee on Judiciary

    Tue, Jan 9th 2018
  • Introduced and read first time

    Tue, Jan 9th 2018
  • Referred to Committee on Judiciary

    Thu, Nov 9th 2017
  • Prefiled

    Thu, Nov 9th 2017