FERC's Standard Of Conduct Changes

Law360, New York (March 31, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT) -- On March 21, 2008, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission issued a notice of proposed rulemaking that would modify the standards of conduct applicable to interstate natural gas pipelines and electric utilities.

FERC states that the goal of the NOPR is to reorganize and clarify the standards of conduct to make compliance and enforcement easier and less confusing, without compromising their effectiveness in preventing undue discrimination in favor of affiliates.

Comments on the proposed regulations are due 45 days after the NOPR is published in the Federal...
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