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Classification Phraseology as of:
1/1/2018
 
Classification Code:
7539
 
Phraseology:

ELECTRIC POWER COMPANIES — all operations — including construction or extension of lines

Footnote:

This classification applies to the operations of publicly or privately operated electric power companies that supply electrical power to customers. This classification includes the operation of all types of power generation plants and systems, including but not limited to hydro, solar, wind, geothermal, biomass and landfill gas power plants. This classification also includes the construction, operation, maintenance and repair of substations and transmission lines and the installation and repair of electric meters.

The erection of aerial power lines by separate concerns shall be classified as 7538, Electric Power Line Construction.

The construction of buildings, dams or reservoirs shall be separately classified.

Meter readers shall be separately classified as 8742, Salespersons — Outside, subject to the Standard Exceptions rule. See Part 3, Section III, Rule 4, Standard Exceptions.

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Effective DatePure Premium RateNote
1/1/2018$1.96New/Renewal
7/1/2017$1.63New/Renewal
1/1/2017$1.77New/Renewal
Prior Phraseology and Footnote:
Shown below is the previously published phraseology and footnoteEffective Date

Phraseology:
ELECTRIC POWER COMPANIES — all operations — including construction or extension of lines

Footnote:
This classification applies to the operations of publicly or privately operated electric power companies that supply electrical power to customers. This classification includes the operation of all types of power generation plants and systems, including but not limited to hydro, solar, wind, geothermal, biomass and landfill gas power plants. This classification also includes the construction, operation, maintenance and repair of substations and transmission lines and the installation and repair of electric meters.

The erection of aerial power lines by separate concerns shall be classified as 7538, Electric Power Line Construction.

The construction of buildings, dams or reservoirs shall be separately classified.

Meter readers shall be separately classified as 8742(1), Salespersons — Outside.

1/1/2017
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