Nov. 19, 2002: Energy Bill Will Have To Wait Till Next Year
PHCC says this has both positive and negative implications. Retention of the Public Utility Holding Company Act (PUHCA) means that there remains federal language designed to prevent unfair utility competition. However, tax incentives in the bill will have to wait until next year's Congress for consideration.
Early indications are that the energy bill will become a priority for the 108th Congress.
Publication date: 11/18/2002