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Issue Date: 1999-09-01
Revised Date: 2017-09-01

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Object Type

Cash — Utilities

Origin Date

September 1, 1999 by S.B. 7, 76th Leg., R.S.


Currently the fee is set to zero through 9/1/2017. 

Originally, the nonbypassable fee was set by the commission not to exceed 65 cents per megawatt hour. The commission could set the fee necessary to collect sufficient revenue to fund rate reduction programs, customer education, and the school loss funding mechanism provided in § 39.901.

Beginning 9/1/2013 the fee was set at zero. 

Due Date

As determined by the commission.

Deposit Funds


Amended by H.B. 3378 and H.B. 3318, 78th Leg., R.S.

Fee set to zero from 9/1/2013 through 9/1/2016 by H.B. 7, 83rd Leg., R.S.

H.B. 1101, 84th Leg., R.S. extended zero fee to 9/1/2017.

Utilities Code secs. 39.903 and 39.9039 expired 09/01/2017. 

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