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Project #37622

Rulemaking Proceeding to Amend Customer Protection Rules Relating to Designation of Critical Care Customers

Summary

The Public Utility Commission of Texas (commission) proposes the repeal of §25.497 and new §25.497 relating to Critical Care and Chronic Condition Customers. The new rule will provide uniform requirements regarding residential customers with certain medical conditions who face disconnection of electric service by a transmission and distribution utility (TDU).

Staff Assigned
Susan Stith, 512-936-7275
Christine Wright, 512-936-7376

Project Schedule

New rule will be published in the Texas Register on October 15, 2010.
The effective date of the rule will be January 2, 2011.

Documents Available

Order Adopting the Repeal of §25.497 and New §25.497 as Approved at the September 15, 2010 Open Meeting

Proposal for Publication of Repeal of §25.497 and New §25.497 as Approved at the April 1, 2010 Open Meeting - MSWord (.doc)