SB 0339 Limits disconnections of water service
LR Number:0744S.02I Fiscal Note:0744-02
Committee:Economic Development, Tourism & Local Government
Last Action:02/12/03 - Hearing Conducted S Economic Development, Tourism & Journal page:
Local Government Committee
Effective Date:August 28, 2003
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Current Bill Summary

SB 339 - This act requires 90 days advance written notice prior to a disconnection of water service. Water service to a residence shall not be disconnected unless the noncurrent outstanding bill amount exceeds $100. Water service to a residence may not be disconnected unless a notice is sent to the customer by certified mail and must include the proposed action, date of proposed action, cost of reconnection, reason for the action, amount of the arrearage, address where payment can be sent, any actions which the residential customer may take to prevent the disconnection, and contact information for the customer to call.

This act is similar to SCS/SB 246 (2003).