Legislative and Regulatory Update

CWA Submits Comments in Two CPUC Rulemaking Proceedings

CWA Submits Comments in Two CPUC Rulemaking Proceedings

Posted on Aug 31, 2018

In mid-August, the California Water Association (CWA) submitted comments to the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) on two Order Instituting Rulemakings (OIR or rulemaking). CWA’s […]

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CWA Removes Opposition to SB 998

CWA Removes Opposition to SB 998

Posted on Aug 31, 2018

On August 13, 2018, the California Water Association (CWA) submitted a letter to State Senator Bill Dodd removing CWA’s opposition to Senate Bill 998 (SB […]

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CWA Joins Coalition On Concerns About New SWRCB eAR Requirements

CWA Joins Coalition On Concerns About New SWRCB eAR Requirements

Posted on Jul 30, 2018

A coalition of 63 water districts, utilities, municipalities, and related entities, including the California Water Association and three of its members, submitted a comment letter […]

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CWA Files Comments in Emergency Disaster Relief Rulemaking

CWA Files Comments in Emergency Disaster Relief Rulemaking

Posted on Jul 30, 2018

The California Water Association (CWA) filed comments on July 30, 2018, on a Proposed Decision (PD) from California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) President Michael Picker […]

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CPUC Affirms Cost Recovery for Approved Revenue Requirements

CPUC Affirms Cost Recovery for Approved Revenue Requirements

Posted on Jul 30, 2018

At its regularly scheduled Open Meeting in Sacramento July 26, the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) agreed to permit San Gabriel Valley Water Company (SGVWC) […]

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CPUC Issues Rulemaking On Utility Service Affordability

CPUC Issues Rulemaking On Utility Service Affordability

Posted on Jul 30, 2018

On July 23, 2018, the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) issued Order Instituting Rulemaking 18-07-006 (OIR or Rulemaking), the stated purpose of which is to develop methods to assess the affordability impacts of individual CPUC proceedings and utility rate requests. The OIR pertains to all CPUC-regulated energy, water, and telecommunications utilities.

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