Fifty-fifth Legislature                         Natural Resources, Energy & Water

Second Regular Session                                                  H.B. 2101




(Reference to printed bill)




Page 5, line 38, after "persons" insert a period strike remainder of line

Strike lines 39 and 40

Page 6, line 20, after "ombudsman" insert "; cities and towns"

Between lines 40 and 41, insert:

"D. Notwithstanding subsection A of this section, a public power entity that is a city or town may provide for an alternative structure to address customer service and consumer protection issues."

Page 11, between lines 5 and 6, insert:

"Sec. 13. Title 30, chapter 6, article 1, Arizona Revised Statutes, is amended by adding new sections 30-810 and 30-811, to read:

START_STATUTE30-810. Buy-through program; terms, conditions, limitations; definition

A. On or before January 1, 2024, a public power entity that is an agricultural improvement district established pursuant to title 48, chapter 17 shall offer a buy-through program that both:

1. Includes terms, conditions and limitations, including a minimum qualifying load and a maximum amount of program participation.

2. Is structured to maintain system reliability and to avoid a cost shift to nonparticipating customers.

B. For the purposes of this section, "buy-through" means a purchase of electricity by a public power entity at the direction of a particular retail consumer, subject to the terms of the program.END_STATUTE

START_STATUTE30-811. Coordinated scheduling of generation or transmission

A public power entity shall participate in and support an independent system operator, an independent system administrator or other efforts to coordinate scheduling of generation or transmission within this state or region."END_STATUTE

Renumber to conform

Page 19, after line 10, insert:

"Sec. 19. Repeal

Laws 1998, chapter 209, section 35 is repealed."

Amend title to conform








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