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House Bill 1396

House Bill 1396

ARCHIVE (2000)

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DIGEST OF HB 1396 (Updated February 3, 2000 2:37 PM - DI 101)

Allows a public water utility an increase in its rates to recover the costs of improvements to its distribution system under certain circumstances. Authorizes a health agency and the Indiana utility regulatory commission to order a local water utility to extend service to an area that is located entirely or partially within a county having a consolidated city and within a municipality served by private wells if the health agency finds that: (1) the area suffers from a health hazard due to the presence of at least one contaminant; and (2) the area lies in at least one census track or block having a median household income of less than 200% of the most recently determined federal income poverty level.
Current Status:
Passed 2nd reading - first House
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