2007 -- S 0232 SUBSTITUTE A
A N A C T
RELATING TO PUBLIC UTILITIES AND CARRIERS
Introduced By: Senators Maselli, Moura, Issa, Walaska, and Doyle
Date Introduced: February 07, 2007
It is enacted by the General Assembly as follows:
SECTION 1. Chapter 39-1 of the General Laws entitled "Public Utilities Commission" is
hereby amended by adding thereto the following section:
39-1-27.11. Affordable gas for public housing authorities. – The commission shall
authorize public housing authorities, created pursuant to chapters 45-25 or 45-26 of the general
laws, to participate in “business choice programs” provided the commission determines that the
accounts are billed to and paid by a single housing provider, that the accounts are located on
contiguous sites, that other applicable standards for program participation are met, and that such
participation is reasonable and prudent.
SECTION 2. This act shall take effect upon passage.