LD 237 LR 559(01)
An Act To Address Recommendations from the Report by the Office of Program Evaluation and Government Accountability Regarding the Public Utilities Commission
Preliminary Fiscal Impact Statement for Original Bill
Sponsor: Rep. Dunphy of Embden
Committee: Energy, Utilities and Technology
Fiscal Note Required: Yes
Preliminary Fiscal Impact Statement
Position already in place to provide advisory function
Fiscal Detail and Notes
The bill establishes a Consumer Advisor position in the Office of the Public Advocate (OPA) to advise members of the using and consuming public regarding participation in proceedings before the Public Utilities Commission. There is already a Consumer Advisor position in the OPA that is funded within the OPA's existing budgeted resources.