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{{Nevada SEO infobox}}{{TOCnestright}}The '''Nevada Public Utilities Commission''' is a state executive position in the Nevada state government.   
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{{Nevada SEO infobox}}{{TOCnestright}}The '''Nevada Public Utilities Commission''' is a three member board in the Nevada state government.   
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The mission of the PUC is to "Supervise and regulate the operation and maintenance of utility services in Nevada."<ref>[http://pucweb1.state.nv.us/pucn/%28X%281%29S%283wecz055243vl5jfjlrc0v45%29%29/PUCHome.aspx?AspxAutoDetectCookieSupport=1 ''Public Utilities Commission Nevada,'' "Homepage," accessed October 16, 2011]</ref>
  
 
==Current officeholder==
 
==Current officeholder==
 
The current chairman is [[Alaina Burtenshaw]]. She was appointed as Chair on February 2, 2011. Commissioners include [[Rebecca Wagner]] and [[David Noble]].
 
The current chairman is [[Alaina Burtenshaw]]. She was appointed as Chair on February 2, 2011. Commissioners include [[Rebecca Wagner]] and [[David Noble]].
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==Appointments==
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Per '''703.030''' of the Nevada Revised Statutes, the [[Nevada Governor|governor]] appoints the three members of the commission to four year terms. The appointees must have at least two years of experiences in either accounting, business administration, finance, economics, administrative law or professional engineering. Additionally, no more than two commissioner may be from the same political party or the same field of experience.<ref>[http://www.leg.state.nv.us/nrs/NRS-703.html#NRS703Sec030 ''Nevada Revised Statutes,'' "NRS 703.030  Commissioners: Appointment; terms; qualifications," accessed October 16, 2011]</ref>
  
 
==Compensation==
 
==Compensation==

Revision as of 10:13, 16 October 2011

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The Nevada Public Utilities Commission is a three member board in the Nevada state government.

The mission of the PUC is to "Supervise and regulate the operation and maintenance of utility services in Nevada."[1]

Current officeholder

The current chairman is Alaina Burtenshaw. She was appointed as Chair on February 2, 2011. Commissioners include Rebecca Wagner and David Noble.

Appointments

Per 703.030 of the Nevada Revised Statutes, the governor appoints the three members of the commission to four year terms. The appointees must have at least two years of experiences in either accounting, business administration, finance, economics, administrative law or professional engineering. Additionally, no more than two commissioner may be from the same political party or the same field of experience.[2]

Compensation

In 2009, Nevada Public Utilities Commissioners were paid an estimated $112,275 according to the Council of State Governments.[3]

Contact information

Carson City Office
1150 East William Street
Carson City, NV 89701
Phone: (775) 684-6101
Fax: (775) 684-6110
Consumer Complaints: (775) 684-6100

Las Vegas Office
9075 West Diablo Drive, Suite 250
Las Vegas, NV 89148
Phone: (702) 486-7210
Fax: (702) 486-7206
Consumer Complaints: (702) 486-2600

See also

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