In utility turf war, co-ops want bill to keep some munis out

Kinnander, Ola
May 1999
Bond Buyer;05/04/99, Vol. 328 Issue 30633, p32
Trade Publication
Reports that officials attending the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association's annual legislative conference are lobbying the United States Congress to find a sponsor for legislation that would bar municipal utilities that sell tax-exempt bonds from expanding into their territories. Proposals of the NRECA; States where cities frequently are annexing rural territories; Bond Fairness and Protection Act.


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