House Dems Want to Boost Tax-Exempts for New Public Utilities

Kinnander, Ola
June 2001
Bond Buyer;6/20/2001, Vol. 336 Issue 31164, p4
Trade Publication
Reports on the plan of a group of House Democrats that would make it easier to finance investor-owned electric utilities in the United States. Proposed removal of the requirement that any tax-exempt bonds issued by a municipality to buy out the local electric facilities of the private utility to be subject to a state's private-activity-bond-volume cap; Increased interest in public power in the country.


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