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Energy and Telecommunications Interim Committee (ETIC) Meets Sept. 29

Friday, September 15, 2017/Categories: Legislative Branch/Tags: Energy & Telecommunications Interim Committee

The second meeting of the 2017-2018 Energy and Telecommunications Interim Committee (ETIC) is September 29.

The meeting will begin at 9 a.m. in Room 152 of the state Capitol building in Helena.

The ETIC will finalize its interim work plan and discuss programmatic review options and possible tour locations for future meetings.

During its meeting in Helena, the ETIC will hear updates on the ongoing Washington Utilities Commission Colstrip rate case and the Montana Department of Labor and Industry's worker retraining grant. Committee members will also receive a Public Service Commission update on qualifying facility tariffs and contracts.

The committee will continue work on the SJ 31 utility decoupling study and HJ 28 natural gas consumer choice interim studies and discuss Montana energy investment.

For more information, visit the following links:

September 29 Meeting Materials (includes agenda and background reports)

Information on how to sign up for interim meeting notices

The meeting will be live streamed at and will be broadcast on Television Montana (TVMT). Check your local channel listings to find TVMT in your area. For more information about the meeting, including a full agenda, visit the committee's website or contact Trevor Graff or Sonja Nowakowski, committee staff.

Committee Website:

Committee Staff: or 406-444-4975; or or 406-444-3078


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