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Consent Agenda

Regular Agenda
 
9:30 a.m.
December 3, 2001
Main Hearing Room
550 Capitol St. NE
Salem, Oregon
 
 
Staff has informed the Commission that the items appearing on this consent agenda are not disputed. Staff and the companies have no disagreement with the proposals. No members of the public have expressed interest in these items.
 
To provide more time to discuss controversial or disputed issues, the Commission will consider the items on the consent agenda together at the beginning of the public meeting. If a member of the public requests to be heard on one of these items, the Commission will remove the item from the consent agenda and consider that item individually.
 
The staff analysts and recommendations are available on request from the Commission office and on PUC’s Web site (http://www.puc.state.or.us). The staff memoranda are generally available on the Thursday prior to the public meeting. Additional copies will also be available at the meeting.
 
 
ELECTRIC/NATURAL GAS
 
Finance: None
Affiliated transactions: None
Service: None
Tariffs:
 
CA1. PORTLAND GENERAL ELECTRIC: (Advice No. 01-19) Updates the residential deposit amounts of Schedule 310 to reflect the final rates adopted in UE 115.
Effective date: December 5, 2001
Staff contact: Deborah Garcia, (503) 378-6688

 
CA2. PORTLAND GENERAL ELECTRIC: (Advice No. 2001-S6) Requests approval of a steam sale contract between PGE and Logan International, Ltd.
Effective date: December 14, 2001
Staff contact: Bill McNamee, (503) 378-6360
 
CA3. IDAHO POWER COMPANY: (Advice No. 01-10) Revises the values used in the cost-effectiveness computations for residential conservation measures to reflect the Company's updated avoided costs.
Effective date: December 10, 2001
Staff contact: Bill McNamee, (503) 378-6360
 
CA4. PORTLAND GENERAL ELECTRIC: (Advice No. 01-20) Requests to implement a portfolio of product and pricing options for residential and small nonresidential consumers.
Effective date: January 1, 2002
Staff contact: Jack Breen, (503) 378-5942

TELECOMMUNICATIONS
 
Finance: None
Affiliated transactions: None
Service: None
Tariffs:
 
CA5. VERIZON NORTHWEST, INC.: (Advice No. 767) Increases service charge for payments returned by a bank to the company.
Effective date: January 1, 2002
Staff contact: David Sloan, (503) 378-6113

 
CA6. SPRINT/UNITED TELEPHONE CO. OF THE NORTHWEST: (Advice No. 544) Promotion of Caller Identification – Name and Number and Call Forwarding – Variable for key line customers.
Effective date: December 19, 2001
Staff contact: David Sloan, (503) 378-6113

 
CA7. VERIZON NORTHWEST, INC.: (Advice No. 766) (1) Introduces WorkSmart Basic Package A for customers in exchanges that provide Special Call Forwarding; (2) introduces a permanent Termination Liability waiver for customers requesting a termination of service within the first 60 days; and (3) removes discount percentages to prevent confusion and allow for future changes in rates of individual features.
Effective date: December 5, 2001
Staff contact: Jim Stanage, (503) 378-6165

 
Other:
 
 
CA8. QWEST CORPORATION: (Docket No. UM 973) Requests approval of the Statement of Generally Available Terms and Conditions (SGAT), Third Revision, filed October 30, 2001.
Staff contact: Tom Harris, (503) 378-6907
WATER
 
Finance: None
Affiliated transactions: None
Service: None
Tariffs: None
 
RULEMAKING
 
CA9.AR 435: Revise the deadlines for public utilities and large telecommunications utilities to file annual construction budgets.
Staff contact: Terry Lambeth, (503) 378-6123
 
 
CA10. CA10. AR 418: Adopt housekeeping change to OAR 860-027-0031 to remove the reference to Duff and Phelps and replace it with Fitch.
Staff contact: Bryan Conway, (503) 378-6200

 
CA11. AR 420: Adoption of amendments to OAR 860-021-0050 relating to Installation of Gas Service.
Staff contact: Reed Harris, (503) 378-3217
 
CA12. AR 423: Adoption of amendments to OAR 860-026-0035 relating to reports of promotional activities and concessions.
Staff contact: David Sloan, (503) 378-6113

RESIDENTIAL SERVICE PROTECTION FUND
 
OTHER BUSINESS