Authorize the Public Utilities Commission To Determine the Amount of the E-9-1-1 Surcharge

Last updated: Jun 2, 2019

Details about this bill
Category: General Business
Status: Defeated
Sponsor: Representative Seth Berry, House 67
Session: 129
Bill #: LD 1681

Position:

Monitoring.

Summary:

This bill requires the Public Utilities Commission to establish the statewide E-9-1-1 surcharge and the prepaid wireless E-9-1-1 surcharge but limits the surcharges to no more than 45¢ per month per line or number for the statewide E-9-1-1 surcharge and 45¢ per retail transaction for the prepaid wireless E-9-1-1 surcharge, which are the same amounts as in the current law. The bill requires the commission to establish the surcharges by routine technical rules or through other commission proceedings.