Chapter 4901:1-33 Not-for-Profit Customer Declarations of Mercantile Status

4901:1-33-01 Not-for-profit customer declarations of nonmercantile status.

(A) All not-for-profit customers that consume, other than for residential use, more than five hundred thousand cubic feet of natural gas per year at a single location within this state, or consume natural gas, other than for residential use, as part of an undertaking having more than three locations within or outside this state, that intend to assert nonmercantile status (NMS) must file a declaration of NMS, which shall:

(1) Be in the format prescribed on the staff-approved NMS form, which shall be available at the public utilities commission of Ohio's docketing division and electronically on the public utilities commission of Ohio's web site (www.puco.ohio.gov).

(2) Be effective upon filing.

(B) All not-for-profit customers that intend to rescind a filed NMS statement, must file a rescission form, which shall:

(1) Be in the format prescribed on the staff-approved NMS rescission form, which shall be available at the public utilities commission of Ohio's docketing division and electronically on the public utilities commission of Ohio's web site (www.puco.ohio.gov).

(2) Be effective upon filing.

(C) Fifteen copies of the declaration and/or rescission shall be filed. All declarations of status NMS shall be filed in docket number XX-XXX-GA-NMS.

Effective: 04/13/2007
R.C. 119.032 review dates: 01/24/2007 and 11/30/2011
Promulgated Under: 111.15
Statutory Authority: 4929.01(L)(2)
Rule Amplifies: 4929.01(L)(2)
Prior Effective Dates: 7/4/02