Summary: H.R.5363 — 97th Congress (1981-1982)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (01/27/1982)

Wholesale Electric Rate Fairness Act - Amends the Federal Power Act to authorize the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission to delegate to any Commissioner or Commission employee its authority to suspend the operation of a rate schedule with respect to electric energy.

Permits the Commission to waive the requirement that a person aggrieved by an order issued by the Commission apply for a rehearing before a proceeding to review such order can be brought. Authorizes the Commission to promulgate rules and adopt policies and procedures with respect to such rehearings.