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 Bill Status of HB5799  102nd General Assembly


Short Description:  UTIL-POWER MITIGATE REBATE

House Sponsors
Rep. Jay Hoffman - Lance Yednock - Katie Stuart - LaToya Greenwood, Amy Elik and Dan Caulkins

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  11/16/2022HouseReferred to Rules Committee

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
20 ILCS 605/1105 new
220 ILCS 5/16-107.7 new


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Public Utilities Act. Provides that any electric utility serving adversely impacted residential and small commercial customers shall notify, as soon as practicable and no later than 15 days after the effective date of the amendatory Act, the Illinois Commerce Commission of the same and provide the results of the calculations set forth in the provisions concerning assisting qualifying customers through a power price mitigation rebate. Provides that any electric utility that provides notice to the Commission of qualification under the provisions concerning the power price mitigation rebate shall concurrently file a tariff with the Commission that provides for a monthly rebate credit to be given to all residential and small commercial customers. Provides that the tariff shall provide that the total funds appropriated by the Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity shall be divided equally and issued to all of its active residential and small commercial customers. Provides that the Commission shall have 5 days from the date an electric utility files the tariff to review the tariff for compliance, and the tariff shall go into effect no later than 7 days from the original tariff filing date or one day from the date of any compliance filing. Provides that upon receipt of notice from the Commission, the Department shall transfer $200,000,000 to the eligible electric utility serving adversely impacted residential and small commercial customers. Provides that each electric utility providing a monthly rebate credit to its customers shall include a statement as part of a bill insert reflecting a monthly rebate credit to customers. Provides that an electric utility with a tariff shall be entitled to recover the reasonable and prudent expenses incurred and shall have an obligation to provide monthly rebate credits to customers only to the extent there are funds available to the utility to provide monthly rebate credits. Makes a conforming change in the Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity Law. Effective immediately.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  9/1/2022HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Jay Hoffman
  9/1/2022HouseChief Co-Sponsor Rep. Lance Yednock
  9/1/2022HouseChief Co-Sponsor Rep. Katie Stuart
  9/1/2022HouseChief Co-Sponsor Rep. LaToya Greenwood
  9/6/2022HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Amy Elik
  11/15/2022HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Dan Caulkins
  11/16/2022HouseFirst Reading
  11/16/2022HouseReferred to Rules Committee

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