MISSISSIPPI: Utility Debt Act OK'd

Sigo, Shelly
March 2006
Bond Buyer;3/9/2006, Vol. 355 Issue 32335, p29
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The article reports that Mississippi governor Haley Barbour signed the Hurricane Katrina Electric Utility Customer Relief and Electric Utility System Restoration Act authorizing the state to issue general obligation bonds on behalf of for-profit electric utilities. The act is designed to provide low-interest capital for rebuilding infrastructure destroyed by hurricanes in 2005.


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