4901:1-34-08 Noncompliance with rules or orders.

(A) Any natural gas company or retail natural gas supplier that fails to comply with the rules and standards in Chapters 4901:1-13, 4901:1-27, 4901:1-29 and 4901:1-34 of the Administrative Code or commission order adopted thereunder may, after opportunity for hearing, be subject to any and all of the following available under the law, including but not limited to:

(1) Forfeiture to the state of not more than one thousand dollars for each such failure. Each day's continuance of the violation is a separate offense.

(2) Rescission of a customer contract.

(3) Restitution to the customer.

(4) Suspension, rescission, or conditional rescission of certification.

(B) Any natural gas company that fails to comply with division (D) of section 4929.20 or division (C) of section 4929.29 of the Revised Code, may be subject to any and all of the following available under the law, including but not limited to:

(1) Forfeiture to the state of not more than one thousand dollars for each such failure. Each day's continuance of the violation is a separate offense.

(2) Corrective action to make compliance.

(C) Any governmental aggregator that fails to comply with the rules and standards in Chapters 4901:1-27, 4901:1-28, 4901:1-29 and 4901:1-34 of the Administrative Code or commission order adopted thereunder may after opportunity for hearing, be subject to any and all of the following available under the law, including but not limited to:

(1) Suspension, rescission, or conditional rescission of certification.

(2) Rescission of a customer contract.

(3) Restitution to a customer.

Effective: 04/13/2007
R.C. 119.032 review dates: 01/24/2007 and 11/30/2011
Promulgated Under: 111.15
Statutory Authority: 4929.24 , 4905.54
Rule Amplifies: 4929.01 , 4929.24 , 4905.05 , 4905.06 , 4905.26 , 4905.54
Prior Effective Dates: 7/4/02