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Private utilities seeking exemption from federal act

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Name: 280DP18002.pdf
Title: Private utilities seeking exemption from federal act
Author: Dean Katz
Publish Year: 1979
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June 7, 1979.

This article details how private utility companies in the PNW were trying to lobby congress and the executive branch to let them start a subsidiary company that would be exempt from federal regulations that protect utility stockholders and consumers.

Keywords: private utilities, Bonneville Power Administration, Public Utility Holding Company Act, American Public Power Association (APPA), consumers and stockholders, Securities and Exchange commission, Northwest regional-power bill, Puget Sound Power & Light, Pacific Power & Light, 280DP18002.