(A) All long-term forecast reports shall be submitted pursuant to the requirements set forth in Chapter 4901:5-3 of the Administrative Code.
(B) All hard copies of long-term forecast reports must be bound. The binding may include either a hard or soft cover so long as it adequately secures the pages.
(C) All long-term forecast reports shall contain a listing of the libraries to which a letter of notification has been mailed, stating where available copies may be obtained.
(D) Each long-term forecast report shall include an affidavit, signed by the person responsible for the filing, that the document is true and correct to the best of his or her knowledge and belief.
(E) All long-term forecast reports shall contain a certificate of service, signed by the person responsible for its filing, stating that the requirements of paragraphs (F) to (I) of this rule will be met.
(F) On the same date a long-term forecast report is filed with the commission, the reporting person shall deliver or mail a copy of the long-term forecast report to the office of the consumers' counsel at their offices in Columbus, Ohio.
(G) Within three days of filing with the commission, a letter of notification shall be delivered or sent by first class mail by the reporting person to:
(1) The main public library of each county in Ohio which the reporting person services.
(2) The main public library of each county in Ohio in the area in which any portion of a major utility facility is to be located during the forecast period.
(H) The reporting person shall keep at least one copy of the person's current long-term forecast report at the person's principal business office in Ohio for public inspection during office hours.
(I) The reporting person shall provide or cause to be provided a copy of the person's long-term forecast report to any person upon request at cost to cover the expenses incurred.
Five Year Review (FYR) Dates: 1/24/2017 and 01/24/2022
Promulgated Under: 111.15
Statutory Authority: 4935.04, 4901.13
Rule Amplifies: 4935.04
Prior Effective Dates: 6/1/83, 11/24/83, 7/18/85, 11/20/87, 1/15/90, 8/17/90, 9/18/00, 5/31/07