4901:1-28-02 Purpose and scope.

(A) The rules in this chapter apply to a governmental aggregator's formation and operation of an opt-out governmental aggregation pursuant to Chapter 4929. of the Revised Code and to cooperation between natural gas companies and governmental aggregators.

(B) The commission may, upon an application or a motion filed by a party, waive any requirement of this chapter, other than a requirement mandated by statute, for good cause shown.

(C) Are intended to:

(1) Establish minimum requirements for formation and operation of governmental aggregations.

(2) Establish minimum requirements for a governmental aggregator's operation and governance plan.

(3) Establish minimum requirements for a governmental aggregator's opt-out notice to customers.

(4) Foster cooperation between natural gas companies and governmental aggregators.

Effective: 12/01/2014
Five Year Review (FYR) Dates: 07/28/2014 and 12/01/2019
Promulgated Under: 111.15
Statutory Authority: 4929.10 , 4929.20 , 4929.27
Rule Amplifies: 4905.04 , 4905.05 , 4929.26 , 4929.27 , 4929.28
Prior Effective Dates: 7/4/02, 4/13/07