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December 20, 2005, Public Meeting Agenda
9:30 a.m.
December 20, 2005
Main Hearing Room
550 Capitol St. NE, Salem, Oregon 97301-2551
PO Box 2148, Salem, Oregon 97308-2148

 
The Commission receives generalpublic comment at the beginning and at the end of the meeting.  The Commission will accept public comment on individual agenda items immediately following each staff presentation.  Persons unable to attend the meeting may submit written comments.  To be considered, written comments must be received prior to the meeting and should clearly reference the Agenda Item.  Comments may be submitted by mail at the above addresses, fax (503-378-5505), or emailed to puc.commission@state.or.us.
 
Staff has informed the Commission that the items appearing on the following Consent Agenda are routine and not disputed by the company or parties usually participating in PUC proceedings.  No member of the public has expressed interest in these items.  The Commission will consider the Consent Agenda as a single action item at the beginning of the public meeting.  If a member of the public requests to be heard on one of these items, the item will be removed from the Consent Agenda and considered separately.
 
The staff analysis and recommendations on agenda items are available on the PUC’s Web site (http://www.puc.state.or.us) or by request from the Commission office.  Copies will also be available at the meeting.  Staff memoranda are generally available on the Thursday prior to the public meeting.
 
 
PUBLIC COMMENT
 
 
CONSENT AGENDA  
 
ELECTRIC/NATURAL GAS
Updates the company’s avoided cost information for the first quarter 2006.
Staff contact: Bill McNamee, (503) 378-6360
e-mail: bill.mcnamee@state.or.us
(Advice No. 05-19) Extends the Energy House Calls for Manufactured Homes through September 30, 2006.
Effective date: December 21, 2005
Staff contact: Bill McNamee, (503) 378-6360
e-mail: bill.mcnamee@state.or.us
(Docket No. UE 175/Advice No. 05-17) Revises the BPA credit adjustment in Schedule 98.
Effective date: With Meter Readings On and After December 28, 2005
Staff contact: Syed Rezvi, (503) 378-6117
e-mail: syed.rezvi@state.or.us
(Advice No. 05-21) Modifies the Shopping Incentive Recovery Adjustment charge for 2006 to reflect overcollections and interest from prior period.
Effective date: January 1, 2005
Staff contact: Syed Rezvi, (503) 378-6117
e-mail: syed.rezvi@state.or.us
CA5. IDAHO POWER COMPANY:
(Docket No. UI 244) Application for approval to provide short-term loans to Idaho Energy Resources Co.
Staff contact: Michael Dougherty, (503) 378-3623
e-mail: michael.dougherty@state.or.us
(Advice No. 05-17) Revises Schedule T in accordance with Schedule 32A, Sheet 32A-4, 2(c).
Effective date: December 29, 2005
Staff contact: Deborah Garcia, (503) 378-6688
e-mail: deborah.garcia@state.or.us
 
TELECOMMUNICATIONS
(Advice No. 262) Standardizes language in the company’s Digital Switched Service tariff.
Effective date: December 27, 2005
Staff contact: David Sloan, (503) 378-6113
e-mail: david.sloan@state.or.us
(Advice No. OR05-27) Introduces Private Switch Database Service and Reverse Notification Telephone Number Database Service.
Effective date: December 21, 2005
Staff contact: David Sloan, (503) 378-6113
e-mail: david.sloan@state.or.us
(Advice No. OR05-28) Introduces Auxiliary Listings as non-chargeable, supplemental listings available to residential and business customers who subscribe to more than one access line under a single bill.
Effective date: December 21, 2005
Staff contact: David Sloan, (503) 378-6113
e-mail: david.sloan@state.or.us
(Advice No. 877) Introduces an optional feature that provides individual station call details for ISDN Primary Service.
Effective date: December 30, 2005
Staff contact: Jim Stanage, (503) 378-6165
e-mail: jim.stanage@state.or.us
(Advice No. 880) Introduces an optional rewards plan for business customers.
Effective date: January 1, 2006
Staff contact: Jim Stanage, (503) 378-6165
e-mail: jim.stanage@state.or.us
(Advice No. 879) Replaces the current 9-1-1 tariff with enhanced 9-1-1.
Effective date: December 21, 2005
Staff contact: Woody Birko, (503) 378-6122
e-mail: woody.birko@state.or.us
(Advice No. 878) Extends the Transparent LAN Service offering by adding features, including UNI ports, ethernet virtual circuits and survivable to access lines.
Effective date: December 31, 2005
Staff contact: Suzanne Smith, (503) 378-6665
e-mail: suzanne.smith@state.or.us
(Advice No. 95) Revises tariff language and rates for intraLATA primary interexchange carrier (PIC) change charges to reflect tariff language and rates included in the National Exchange Carrier Association’s (NECA’s) interstate tariffs.
Effective date: December 31, 2005
Staff contact: Suzanne Smith, (503) 378-6665
e-mail: suzanne.smith@state.or.us
(Advice No. 2005-08-T) Revises charges associated with changing a primary interexchange carrier (PIC) consistent with FCC Order CC Docket No. 02-53, Report and Order.
Effective date: December 31, 2005
Staff contact: Suzanne Smith, (503) 378-6665
e-mail: suzanne.smith@state.or.us
Request to cancel certificates of authority to provide telecommunications service in Oregon of carriers who violated the terms and conditions of their certificates.
Staff contact: Lois Meerdink, (503) 378-8959
e-mail: lois.meerdink@state.or.us
 
WATER
(Docket No. UI 241) Application for Approval of a Services Agreement with Olson LLC, an Affiliated Interest.
Staff contact: Marion Anderson, (503) 378-4362
e-mail:
marion.anderson@state.or.us 
 
(Docket No. UI 242) Application for Approval of an Office Space Lease Agreement with Melvin and Marilyn Olson, Affiliated Interests.
Staff contact: Marion Anderson, (503) 378-4362
e-mail: marion.anderson@state.or.us 
CA19. HILAND CORPORATION dba HILLVIEW WATER, SHADOW WOOD WATER SERVICE, and WILDERNESS CANYON WATER:
(Docket No. UI 243) Application for Approval of an Office Manager Agreement with Marilyn Olson, an Affiliated Interest.
Staff contact: Marion Anderson, (503) 378-4362
e-mail: marion.anderson@state.or.us
 
RULEMAKING
CA20.  AR 502:
Amends OAR 860-011-0080(15)(d) to increase the late statement fee for water utilities.
Staff contact:  Vikie Bailey-Goggins (503) 378-6366
e-mail:  vikie.bailey-goggins@state.or.us
 
REGULAR AGENDA

ELECTRIC/NATURAL GAS
1. PORTLAND GE​NERAL ELECTRIC:
(Docket No. UE 176/Advice No. 05-17) Revises Schedules 75 and 575, Partial Requirements Service.
Effective date: December 21, 2005
Staff contact: Lisa Schwartz, (503) 378-8718
e-mail: lisa.c.schwartz@state.or.us
2. PACIFIC POWER & LIGHT:
(Advice No. 05-019) Implements cost-based supply service in accordance with the transition adjustment mechanism to reflect the final 2006 net variable power costs provided to the Commission in Docket UE 170.
Effective date: January 1, 2006
Staff contact: Maury Galbraith, (503) 378-6667
e-mail: maury.galbraith@state.or.us
3. PACIFIC POWER & LIGHT:
(Advice No. 05-020) Implements Schedule 294 Transition Adjustment rates and Schedule 220 Standard Offer Supply Service in accordance with the annual transition adjustment mechanism adopted by the Commission in Order 05-1050.
Effective date:  January 1, 2006
Staff contact: Maury Galbraith, (503) 378-6667
e-mail: maury.galbraith@state.or.us
4. PORTLAND GENERAL ELECTRIC:
(Advice No. 05-18) Implements the energy charges and resource valuation mechanism changes that correspond to the final 2006 net variable power costs provided to the Commission in Docket No. UE 172.
Effective date: January 1, 2006
Staff contact: Maury Galbraith, (503) 378-6667
e-mail: maury.galbraith@state.or.us
5. PORTLAND GENERAL ELECTRIC:
(Advice No. 05-19) Proposes modifications to Schedules 101, 105, 107, 114, 126, and removes Schedule 97 in its entirety, to reflect changes in miscellaneous regulatory adjustments and recovery of deferred costs.
Effective date: January 1, 2006
Staff contact: Carla Owings, (503) 378-6629
e-mail: carla.m.owings@state.or.us
 
TELECOMMUNICATIONS
6. OREGON UNIVERSAL SERVICE (OUS) ADVISORY BOARD:
Approval of candidates for open OUS Advisory Board positions.
Staff contact: Dave Booth, (503) 378-6635
e-mail: dave.booth@state.or.us
 
RULEMAKING
7. AR 493:
Adopt Oregon Administrative Rule (OAR) 860-023-0054 and amend OARs 860-023-0000, 860-023-0001, and 860-023-0005.
Contact: Sam Petrillo, (503) 378-6106
e-mail: sam.petrillo@state.or.us
8. AR 492:
Adopt amendments to Oregon Administrative Rules 860-023-0055, 860-032-0012, and 860-034-0390 Relating to Retail Telecommunications Service Standards.
Contact: Sam Petrillo, (503) 378-6106
e-mail: sam.petrillo@state.or.us
 
PUBLIC COMMENT