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Regular Agenda

Consent Agenda
 
 
9:30 a.m.
July 1, 2003
Main Hearing Room
550 Capitol St. NE
Salem, Oregon
 
The Commission will receive public comments after staff has presented its agenda items. Persons unable to attend the meeting may submit written comments about agenda items. Written comments must be received prior to the meeting in order to be considered by the Commission.
 
The staff analysis 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.
 
 
PUBLIC COMMENTS
 
 
CONSENT AGENDA
 
 
RESIDENTIAL SERVICE PROTECTION FUND
 
 
ELECTRIC/NATURAL GAS
 
Finance:
 
1. PORTLAND GENERAL ELECTRIC: (Docket No. UF 4199) Application for authority to issue and sell not more than $200 million of First Mortgage Bonds.
Staff contact: Ming Peng, (503) 373-1123

Affiliated transactions:
 
2. PORTLAND GENERAL ELECTRIC: (Docket No. UI 195 (1)) Application for approval to extend a secured loan to Portland Energy Solutions, LLC.
Staff contact: Michael Dougherty, (503) 378-3623
 
Service:
 
3. PACIFIC POWER & LIGHT: (Docket No. UM 1003) Service Quality Measures (SQMs) Performance Reporting for 2002 as required in UE 94 per OPUC Order No. 98-191 and UM 918 per OPUC Order No. 99-616, and as it relates to the performance levels set for 2002 at the OPUC Public Meeting of December 18, 2001.
Staff contact: Bob Sipler, (503) 373-7451
Staff contact: Clark Jackson, (503) 373-1827
Tariffs: None
Other:
 
4. DEMAND RESPONSE PROGRAMS: Recommendations for PGE and PacifiCorp.
Staff contact: Lisa Schwartz, (503) 378-8718
 
5. PORTFOLIO ADVISORY COMMITTEE: Recommendations for 2004 Market Based Portfolio Options.
Staff contact: Janet Fairchild, (503) 373-7133

TELECOMMUNICATIONS
 
Finance: None
Affiliated transactions: None
Service: None
Tariffs:
 
6. CENTURYTEL OF OREGON, INC.: (Docket No. UT 156/Advice No. 246) Tariffs intraMTA termination service for wireless providers within the operating territory of CenturyTel.
Effective date: July 2, 2003
Staff contact: Dave Booth, (503) 378-6635

Other:
 
7. OREGON UNIVERSAL SERVICE (OUS) FUND: Approval of candidate for an open OUS Advisory Board position.
Staff contact: Dave Booth, (503) 378-6635
8. Removed From Agenda
FCC "TRIENNIAL REVIEW" INVESTIGATION:
Requests the Commission open an investigation to determine, pursuant to FCC order, whether impairment exists in a particular market if local circuit switching for mass market customers is no longer available as an unbundled network element.
Staff contact: Dave Booth, (503) 378-6635
 
9. RCC MINNESOTA, INC.: (Docket No. UM 1083) Application for Designation as an Eligible Telecommunications Carrier Pursuant to the Telecommunications Act of 1996.
Staff contact: John Wright, (503) 378-6665
 
10. UNITED STATES CELLULAR CORPORATION: (Docket No. UM 1084) Application for Designation as an Eligible Telecommunications Carrier Pursuant to the Telecommunications Act of 1996.
Staff contact: John Wright, (503) 378-6665

WATER
 
Finance: None
Affiliated transactions: None
Service: None
Tariffs: None
 
RULEMAKING
 
11. AR 456: Requests to: (1) Adopt temporary amendments in OAR 860-038-0540 regarding the transfer of consumer information from electric companies to the administrator of the conservation and renewable energy public purpose funds; and (2) modify special condition 17 in stipulated agreement to Order 97-196 (UM-814, Enron exercise of influence over PGE).
Staff contact: Carla Owings, (503) 378-6629
 
12. AR 462: Adoption of temporary rules OAR 860-017-0050 and 0100 on Intervenor Funding, and Approval of Intervenor Funding Agreement.
Contact: Tom Barkin, (503) 378-6681
 
OTHER BUSINESS
 
 
PUBLIC POLICY DISCUSSION
 
 
EXECUTIVE SESSION Pursuant to ORS 192.660(1)(h), executive sessions are closed to members of the public, except the news media.