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SC Public Service Authority (Santee Cooper)

The ORS has no authority with respect to matters involving the activities of Santee Cooper.

Monthly Reviews

Section 11 of Act 135 required that Santee Cooper be subject to monthly reviews by the ORS. The objective of the monthly review was to determine if Santee Cooper violated the terms contained in Section 11 subsection E of Act 135.

Act 135 allowed the Santee Cooper Oversight Committee to convene to consider and clarify any matter discovered by the ORS and determined to be in violation of the terms contained in subsection E.