BILL NO. 29
3rd Session, 61st General Assembly
60 Elizabeth II, 2011
Private Member's Bill
Public Utilities Act
First Reading: April 18, 2011
This Bill exempts public utilities that produce or provide thermal or geothermal energy to ten or fewer customers from regulatory oversight by the Nova Scotia Utility and Review Board.
An Act to Amend Chapter 380
Be it enacted by the Governor and Assembly as follows:
of the Revised Statutes, 1989,
the Public Utilities Act
1 Chapter 380 of the Revised Statutes, 1989, the Public Utilities Act, is amended by adding immediately after Section 2 the following Section:
3 This Act does not apply to the production, transmission, delivery or furnishing to or for the public by a public utility for compensation of either thermal or geothermal energy or heat if it is provided to ten or fewer customers.
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