DIGEST OF INTRODUCED BILL
Annual report on telephone rates. Requires each provider that offers basic telecommunications service in Indiana to annually report certain information on the rates for such service to the commerce, energy, and utilities standing committee of the house of representatives (committee). Allows the committee to share the information reported with the regulatory flexibility committee, the legislative council, or the senate standing committee with appropriate subject matter jurisdiction. Provides that the committee, the regulatory flexibility committee, or the appropriate senate committee may use the reports to recommend legislation concerning the provision of basic telecommunications service in Indiana.