Press Release Archives

1996-2014


12/18/2014
Corporation Commission Warns Business Owners of Misleading Solicitation.
“Annual Business Services” Not Affiliated with Arizona Corporation Commission
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12/11/2014
Commission Lowers Rate for Southwest Gas Decoupling Charges.
Will Refund Over $11.5 Million to Customers
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12/11/2014
Commission Revokes Licenses and Sanctions Seller of Unregistered House-Flipping Venture.
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11/6/2014
ACC Launches Site for User-friendly Access to Commission Dockets.
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11/5/2014
Commission Approves Voluntary Solar Fund Benefitting Habitat for Humanity
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11/5/2014
Commission Orders More Than $3.78 Million for Defrauded Investors
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10/21/2014
Arizona’s Gas Utilities Present Winter Preparedness Plans to the Commission
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10/16/2014
Commission Sanctions Stockbroker for Impersonating Clients to Make Unauthorized Withdrawals and Misuse Funds
Revokes Licenses and Denies Pending Investment Adviser Application
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10/6/2014 Commission Launches Online Public Comment Request to Speak Feature  View File

 
9/9/2014 Commission Finds Securities Fraud Violations and Orders Over $2 Million in Restitution  View File

 
8/12/2014 Corporation Commission Approves Fortis/ Unisource Energy Merger View File

 
8/12/2014 Commission Shuts Down Fraudulent Oil and Gas Technology Offering View File

 
6/12/2014 Corporation Commission Now Streaming Online Video of Hearings in Tucson View File

 6/10/2014 Commission Penalizes Phoenix Real Estate Agent for Investment Fraud
Orders Oil and Gas Investment Promoters to Pay Penalties and Issue Rescission Offer
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 6/09/2014 Corporation Commission Warns Business Owners of Service Claiming to Offer “Official” Documents   View File

6/03/2014 Commission Statement Regarding Aggressive EPA Rules to Reduce Carbon Emissions from Power Plants View File

4/10/2014 Arizona's Electric Utilities Present Summer Energy Preparedness Plans to the Commission View File

4/03/2014 Commission Unveils New Website with Interactive Features
Provides Tools to Improve Accessibility to the Public
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4/01/2014 Commission Promotes Gas Leak Safety and Prevention
April is Pipeline Safety and Safe Digging Month
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3/19/2014 INVESTOR ALERT: Commission Issues Warning About Digital Currency Investments  View File

3/11/2014 Commission Sanctions Phoenix Businessman for Securities Violations  View File 

                                           

3/06/2014 Superior Court Affirms Commission Rulings in Fraudulent Schemes  View File
  Supports Ruling Against Tucson resident, David Shorey, and His Two Companies  


2/06/2014 Statement of Chairman Bob Stump View File


1/14/2014 Commission Finds Former Securities Salesman Sold Fake Shares of Company Stock  View File
  Denies License of Investment Adviser Representative Applicant  
 

 

2013 

Commission Penalizes Hedge Fund Manager for Investment Fraud--December 17, 2013
Sanctions Others for Securities Violations
 
Commission Orders Crackdown on Securities Sales by Infomercial Company--September 10, 2013
 
Commission Finds Fraud in Million-Dollar Gold Processing Venture, Cautions Investors about Risky Private Placement Offerins--August 13, 2013
 
Commission Receives High Marks for Pipeline Safety Program--July 25, 2013
 
Commission Fines Fountain Hills Company for Unregistered Investment Sales--July 17, 2013
Sanctions Others for Securities Fraud and Revokes Registration of Fountain Hills Broker
 
Commission approves TEP Purchase of Power from Red Horse Wind Facility--July 17, 2013
 
Commission Sanctions Three Local Businessmen for Unregistered Investment Sales--June 11, 2013
 
Commission Addresses Public Concerns Over Smart Meters--May 9, 2013
 
Commission Halts Unregistered Investments That Cost Investors over $7.8 Million--May 1, 2013
Sanctions a Lake Havasu Stockbroker for Dishonest and Unethical Conduct
 
 
Commission to Weigh in on EPA Regional Haze Rules Affecting Arizona Generating Plants--March 12, 2013
Will file Amicus Brief in 9th Circuit case for Apache, Cholla and Coronado Plants, And Comments in EPA Proposal for Navajo Generating Station
 
Commission Orders Former Managers of Radical Bunny and Horizon Partners to Pay $189.8 Million in Restitution for Defrauding Investors--March 12, 2013
Also Sanctions Others for Securities Fraud
 
Op-ed from the Corporation Commissioners to the Arizona Daily Star, February 12, 2013:
Guest Column: Solar power must flourish in Arizona, but not at taxpayers' expense
 
Commission Stops Unregistered Gold Mining Venture and Bond Investment Program--February 12, 2013
 
Corporation Commission Warns Business Owners of False Solicitation--February 4, 2013
“Corporate Records Service” Not Affiliated with Arizona Corporation Commission
 
Commission Streamlines Ratemaking Process for Utility Co-ops--January 30, 2013
 
Commission Orders Stop to Multimillion-Dollar Promissory Note Scheme--January 30, 2013
A Sanctions Others for Securities Violations
 
Bob Stump Named Chairman of Corporation Commission--January 7, 2013
Bob Stump, Bob Burns, and Susan Bitter Smith Sworn-in to Begin Terms on Commission
 
Commission Names Jodi Jerich as Executive Director--January 4, 2013
 
 
2012
 
Commission Highlights A More Fiscally Responsible Approach to Growing Solar in Arizona
Solar Installations Rise As Direct Utility Incentive Costs Fall--December 13, 2012
 
ACC Halts Unregistered Wind Energy and Gold Mining Investments and Orders Over $16.3 Million in Restitution--December 11, 2012
 
Commission Finds Former Stockbroker-Adviser Defrauded Investors--October 4, 2012
Also Sanctions Others for Unregistered Investment Sales Activity
 
Commission Halts Wind Energy Investment Scheme Before It Spreads--August 9, 2012
Sanctions Others for Unregistered Investment Sales Activity
 
Commission Finds Florida Man Defrauded Investors with Stock Scam--June 20, 2012
 
Commission Halts Multiple Unregistered Real Estate Investment Programs--April 12, 2012
Also Fines Delaware Company for Selling Unregistered Securities Offering
 
Commission Shuts Down Million-Dollar Real Estate Scam
Also Approves E*Trade ARS Settlement and Penalizes Sun Lakes Insurance Producer
--March 15, 2012
 
Commission Orders Stop to Sales of an Unregistered Wind Energy Investment,
Sanctions Brokers for Selling Unregistered Investment in Auto Export Co.--February 23, 2012
 
Commission Orders Over $4.94 Million for Defrauded Real Estate Investors,
 
Penalizes Promoter of Unregistered Securities Offering in Software Company--January 26, 2012
 
 
2011
 
Commission Halts Unregistered Oil and Gas Investment Program, Penalizes Gilbert Promoter--October 11, 2011
 
INVESTOR ALERT: Self-Directed IRAs and the Risk of Fraud--September 29, 2011
 
Commission Sanctions Two Phoenix Businessmen for Investment Frauds Totaling $1.78 Million--September 6, 2011
 
Commission Sanctions Stockbroker, Former Stockbroker and Phoenix Businessman for Fraud--August 11, 2011
Also Encourages Investors to Ask and Check Before They Invest
 
 
Commission Extinguishes Unregistered Offerings Before Investors Get Burned, Sanctions Others for Fraud--June 16, 2011
Also Issues Warning About Private Securities Offerings
 
Commission Sanctions Two Insurance Producers for Peddling an Unregistered Forex Investment Program
--May 4, 2011
Also Urges Caution about “Education” at Free-Meal Seminars
 
Commission Thwarts Fraudulent Sales of Unregistered Investments Totaling $8 Million--April 12, 2011
Also Revokes License-Registration of Investment Adviser-Stockbroker, Denies Application
 
Commission Continues to Shutter Unregistered Real Estate Investments--March 16, 2011
Also Halts Fraudulent Sales of Brokered CDs Targeting Seniors, Shuts Down Unregistered Gold-Silver Mining Venture
 
Commission Orders Restitution for Over 100 Investors Defrauded by Unregistered Investment Programs, Most Involving Real Estate--February 17, 2011
 
Commission Urges Caution for Gold Investors--January 27, 2011
 
 
 

2010

Commission Orders Restitution for Real Estate Investors Defrauded by a Scottsdale Businessman--December 6, 2010
Sanctions Others for Securities Fraud 

Corporation Commission and Chairwoman Mayes Receive Leadership Award for Energy Efficiency Standard--November 8, 2010

Commission Orders over $19 Million in Restitution for Investors--November 4, 2010
Sanctions Scottsdale Aviation Business Owner for Promissory Note Scheme,
Also Halts Other Investment Programs, Most Involving Real Estate

INVESTOR ALERT:  Are Your Real Estate Investments Really Securities in Disguise?--October 27, 2010

Arizona’s Energy Efficiency Standard Recognized By American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy--October 13, 2010
State Named Most-improved for its Commitment to Energy Savings

Commission Orders over $1.1 Million in Restitution for Investors--October 7, 2010
Shuts down Other Unregistered Offerings from Ongoing Internet Sweep, Issues Sanctions

Commission Launches Arizona Goes Solar Website--September 1, 2010
Site is one-stop source for information on Arizona’s solar future
www.arizonagoessolar.org

Commission Approves Energy Efficiency Rules for Gas Utilities--August 24, 2010
Rules to Reduce Natural Gas Usage 6% by 2020

Commission Orders Over $4.8 Million in Restitution for Investors--August 12, 2010 
Continues Crackdown on Unregistered Securities Offerings, Sanctions Promoters

Commission Gives Final Approval to Energy Efficiency Rules--July 27, 2010 
Rules Increase Demand Side Management Programs and Incentives for Electricity Customers

Commission Mourns the Passing of Ken Rozen--July 26, 2010

Commission Approves Wells Fargo ARS Settlement, Scuttles Unregistered Investment Before It Spread and Defrauded Investors--June 10, 2010  

Commission Gives Final Approval to Resource Planning Rules for Arizona’s Electric Utilities--May 27, 2010
Rules Provide a Forward-looking Approach to Energy Planning

Commission Approves Settlements with UBS and Goldman Sachs, Arizona to Receive over $1.53 Million--May 13, 2010
Also Obtains Restitution and Penalties from World Group Securities, Sanctions Others
 

Commission Orders Radical Bunny to Pay $189.8 Million in Restitution, Hamstrings Unregistered Sports-related Investment, and Others--April 13, 2010

Commission Approves APS Solar Pilot Project in Flagstaff--April 2, 2010

Commission Orders Restitution for Over 100 Defrauded Investors, Sanctions Phony Concert Promoter and Others for Securities Fraud--March 18, 2010

Commission Approves New Energy Efficiency and Renewable Projects to Benefit APS Customers--March 3, 2010

Commission Halts Multiple Unregistered Real Estate Investment Programs, Penalizes Promoters for Securities Fraud--February 18, 2010

2009

Commission Approves Energy Efficiency Rules--December 16, 2009
Rules Increase Demand Side Management Programs and Incentives for Electricity Customers

Commission Approves Resource Planning Rules for Arizona’s Electric Utilities--December 7, 2009
Rules Provide a Forward-looking Approach to Energy Planning

Commission Approves Settlements with Morgan Stanley and Merrill Lynch—Arizona to Receive over $840,520--November 30, 2009

Commission Approves Credit Adjustment for Southwest Gas Customers--November 20, 2009

Commission Approves Settlements with Credit Suisse and an American National Mortgage Partners Defendant--November 5, 2009
Also Sanctions Promoters of Unregistered Gold Mining, Oil and Gas & Forex Schemes

Corporation Commission Warns Business Owners of Dubious Solicitation--October 27, 2009
“Arizona Corporate Headquarters” and “Board of Business Compliance” Not Affiliated with Arizona Corporation Commission

Commission Approves Credit for Customers of UNS Gas and Semstream Propane--October 20, 2009

Commission Orders over $13.36 Million in Restitution--October 8, 2009
Reaches Settlement with American National Mortgage Partner Defendants, and Sanctions Others

Commission Approves JP Morgan Chase ARS Settlement--September 9, 2009
Also Sanctions Promoters of Unregistered Jet Fuel Pump, Real Estate and Gold Mining Ventures

Court Affirms Commission’s Authority to Set Renewable Energy Standards for Arizona’s Utilities--September 2, 2009

Commission Issues List of Top 10 Investor Traps--August 21, 2009

Commission Approves Deutsche Bank Securities Settlement, Orders Fines and Restitution for Others Who Defrauded Investors--August 13, 2009

Commission Fines RBC Capital Markets for Auction-Rate Securities Sales, Sanctions World Group Securities Salesman--July 9, 2009

Commission Urges Restoration of Budget Provisions to Avoid Economic Harm--July 7, 2009
Budget Cuts Would Significantly Impact Commission’s Ability to Process Formation of New Corporations, Prevent Civil Securities Fraud

Commission Approves APS’ Net Metering Plan--June 23, 2009

Commission Approves Expansion of TEP’s and UNS Electric’s Compact Fluorescent Bulb Buydown Programs--June 23, 2009

Commission Approves Merrill Lynch Auction Rate Settlement, Arizona to Receive Over $1.7 Million--June 11, 2009

Scottsdale Soothsayer, Gilbert Loan Officer and a Tractor-Trailer Investment Promoter Ordered to Pay Restitution and Penalties--June 11, 2009

Commission Approves Banc of America Auction Rate Securities Settlement, Arizona to Receive $554,543--May 20, 2009

Commission Orders a Record $5.7 Million in Penalties and Over $67.2 million in Restitution for Investors --May 20, 2009

Commission Approves Citigroup Settlement, Sanctions Others For Securities Fraud--April 14, 2009

April is “Safe Digging Month” --April 2, 2009
Commission Urges Arizonans to Call 811 Before Starting Projects

Investor Alert:  Beware of Swindlers Who Claim Loyalty to Your Group--April 1, 2009
Commission Warns Investors to Avoid Affinity Fraud

Commission Applauds AG Endorsement of Net Metering Rules--March 25, 2009

Commission Orders Wachovia to Pay Fine for Auction-Rate Securities Sales--March 19, 2009

Commission Orders $7.89 Million in Restitution to Restore Arizona Investors--February 19, 2009

Kris Mayes Named Chairman of Corporation Commission--January 6, 2009

Kennedy, Newman, Stump Welcomed as New Commissioners--January 5, 2009

 2008

Commission Honors Outgoing Commissioners--December 19, 2008

Commission Orders Restitution and Penalties in Multimillion-dollar Affinity Fraud Case--December 18, 2008

Commission Approves Utilities’ 2009 Renewable Energy Plans--December 16, 2008

Commission Approves Location of Solana Solar Power Project and Associated Transmission Line--December 5, 2008

Commission Orders Restitution for Investors Defrauded by "Licensed" Promoters and Others--December 4, 2008

Commission Issues Final Approval for “Net Metering” Rules--October 16, 2008
Rules Provide a Valuable Tool to Offset Costs for Consumers Adopting Renewable Energy Technology

Commission Finds Fraud in Unregistered Securities—Some Involving Real Estate Schemes--October 7, 2008
Orders $13.6 million in Restitution

INVESTOR ALERT:  Real Estate Investments – Are You Buying Securities?--October 2, 2008

Arizona Corporation Commission Cautions Investors Against Making Uninformed Decisions Amid Wall Street Crisis--September 29, 2008

Commission Approves Solana Solar Power Project
--September 24, 2008

Commission Halts Unregistered Investments in Jet Fuel Pump and Auto Leasing Companies
--August 14, 2008

Corporation Commission and Attorney General Warn Business Owners of Dubious Solicitation--July 22, 2008
Board of Business Compliance Not Affiliated with Arizona Corporation Commission

Commission Orders Lake Havasu Couple to Pay Restitution for Defrauding Seniors--July 17, 2008

Commission Approves Energy Conservation Education and Outreach Programs for TEP, UNS
--July 1, 2008

ACC Thwarts Unregistered Bio-fuel and Promissory Note Investments--June 19, 2008

 

 

 
--April 10, 2008

 

Corporation Commission Approves “Net Metering” Rules to Offset Cost for Consumers Generating Renewable Energy
--March 12, 2008

ACC Orders Over $8.7 Million Returned to Investors
--February 28, 2008

ACC Approves UNS Gas Plan to Help Consumers Save Energy and Lower Costs
--February 14, 2008

2007

ACC Approves Measures to Promote Energy Conservation
--November 28, 2007

ACC Approves Decrease for UNS Customers
--September 19, 2007

ACC Approves Modest Increase to APS Rates
--June 19, 2007

Regulators Reject "Extension Cord for California" Commissioners Reject Palo Verde to Devers II Power Line
--May 30, 2007

ACC Approves Desert Hills Water Asset Transfer
--May 8, 2007

ACC Announces Rate Case Public Comment Sessions
--May 3, 2007

ACC Announces Anthem Rate Case Public Comment Session
--May 2, 2007

ACC Administrative Law Judge Issues APS Rate Recommendation
--April 27, 2007

ACC Holding Town Hall in San Manuel
--April 24, 2007

ACC Holding Town Hall on Pine Water Issues
--April 23, 2007

Low Income Families to Benefit from ACC Decision Programs Approved to Save Water, Energy & Environment.
--April 11, 2007

ACC Holding Town Halls on Rail Issues Commissioners to Discuss Railroad's Expansion Plans.
--April 11, 2007

Website Enhanced, New Design, New Features E-Docket Calendar Helps Track Cases.
--March 26, 2007

ACC Holding Public Comment Session in Willcox
--March 6, 2007

Mike Gleason Selected As Chairman
--March 1, 2007

ACC Holding Public Comment Session on Wind River
--February 15, 2007

ACC Holding Public Comment Session on Utility Source Rate Request
--January 23, 2007

Commissioners to Take Oaths on January 2, 2007
--December 27, 2006

2006

Commissioners Approve Rules Requiring 15 Percent of Energy From Renewables By 2025
-- November 1, 2006

Staff Files Testimony in APS Rate Case
-- August 18, 2006

ACC Holding Public Comment Session on Gold Canyon Sewer Rate Request
-- August 10, 2006

ACC Rules on APS Emergency Rate Case
-- May 3, 2006

15% of Arizona's Energy to come from Renewables by 2025
-- February 28, 2006

ACC Approves Energy Saving Programs
-- February 16, 2006

Southwest Gas Rate Case: Commission Cuts Total Rate Increase & Adjusts Rate Design
-- February 16, 2006

 2005

ACC Grants APS some relief from credit crunch Electric bills will be higher after February 1
-- January 25, 2006

Corporation Division Launches New On-Line Tools
-- January 5, 2006

Commissioners Approve SBC-AT&T Merger
Add Landmark Consumer Protections for Customers Choosing Bundled Services

-- November 4, 2005

UNS Natural Gas Surcharge - Public Comment Sessions
-- September 16, 2005

Free Access to ACC Case Files Debuts Today
-- September 1, 2005

Natural Gas Forum
-- September 1, 2005

ACC Approves 100 Mile Transmission Line
-- August 16, 2005

Frequently Asked Questions: McLain Water Systems & ASUA Interim Management
-- July 11, 2005

Commissioners Rule on APS Rate Case
-- March 29, 2005

APS Final Order

Judge Issues Recommendation In APS Rate Case
-- March 1, 2005

Commissioners and Attorney General Endorse Truth In Billing Legislation
-- January 31, 2005

ACC Responds to Southwest Gas Leak
-- January 28, 2005

Commissioners Set "Truth In Billing" Public Comment Sessions & Include Privacy Issues
-- January 26, 2005

Chairman Named to National Pipeline Safety Committee
-- January 18, 2005

Hatch-Miller Chosen by Peers to Lead ACC
-- January 12, 2005

2004

Commissioners to take Oaths in Ceremony Monday
-- December 29, 2004

Commission Rejects UniSource Acquisition
-- December 23, 2004

Staff Testimony Filed in Qwest’s Bid to Change its Price Cap Plan
-- November 18, 2004

ALJ Issues Recommendation In UniSource Reorganization
-- November 8, 2004

ACC Approves Solar HVAC Pilot Program - First State to Include Solar HVAC in Renewable Portfolio
-- October 29, 2004

Commissioners Expand Focus of Telecom Billing Practices
-- October 20, 2004

Commissioners Approve Official Draft of Privacy Protection Rules
-- October 20, 2004

Commissioners Seek Public Comment on Telecom Billing Practices
-- October 1, 2004

Commissioners Vote to Mitigate Arsenic Problem
-- September 29, 2004

Local Meeting on Rio Rico Utilities Rate Hike
-- September 10, 2004

Utilities Division Announces, Supports Proposed Resolution To APS Rate Case
-- August 18, 2004

ACC Approves New Renewable Energy Program for UniSource Customers
-- August 4, 2004

ACC Commissioners Urge Power Conservation
-- July 6, 2004

Natural Gas Infrastructure Expansion
-- June 25, 2004

Unanimous Vote in Arizona - American Rate Case
-- June 18, 2004

UniSource Reorganization Hearing Begins June 21
Live Streaming Audio Link Available at ACC Website
--
June 18, 2004

Public Comment Sessions Set for UniSource Reorganization Case
-- May 21, 2004

Arizona-American Rate Case Meetings Announced - Revised
-- May 18, 2004

ACC and Southwest Gas Reach Accord Over Emergency Response in Queen Creek Incident
-- May 7, 2004

Release: Staff Testimony Filed in UniSource's Bid to Change Ownership Structure
-- April 30, 2004

Qwest Hit with $20 Million in Fines, Penalties & Credits to Competitors
ACC Approves Financing for Table Top Telephone Company
-- April 22, 2004

Commission Encourages Investors to Participate in Savings & Investment Month
-- April 5, 2004

Educating Investors Focus of April Savings & Investment Month Campaign
-- April 5, 2004

EZ Talk Customers Must Choose New Carrier
EZ Talk Notice
Competitive Telephone Providers
-- March 29, 2004

ACC Plans Briefing on Natural Gas Issues
-- February 19, 2004

E-Filing is Here
E-File Flyer
-- February 17, 2004

Commissioners Boost Renewable Energy Requirement
-- February 11, 2004

ACC Staff Files Testimony in APS Rate Case
-- February 3, 2004

Kinder Morgan Minor Leak
-- January 2, 2004

 2003

Slamming & Cramming Rules Readied for Attorney General Review, Transmittal to Secretary of State
-- December 9, 2002

ACC Plans Briefings on Pipeline Safety & Regulation
-- December 29, 2003
UPDATE: New Location Announced for Lake Havasu City Meeting

Commission Pulls Two Securities Licenses and Suspends Another
-- December 23, 2003

ACC Announces Public Comment Session on Pine Water Company Rate Case
-- November 19, 2003

 

 

 

 

 2002

Expansion of Springerville Plant Wins Approval
-- October 31, 2002

Commissioners Grant Welcome Relief for Winter Gas Bills
-- October 25, 2002

Divesture Rule Dies After Unanimous Vote
-- August 28, 2002

Default Order Entered Against Tempe Boiler Room Principals & Firms Ordered to Repay $6.2 Million
-- July 19 2002

Redesigned, Consumer-Friendly Website Launched Today
-- July 17, 2002

Securities Salesman Penalized for Sale of Unregistered Securities
-- June 28, 2002

ACC Comments at CPUC Meeting on Proposed Pipeline Rulemaking
-- June 27, 2002

Scamming Elderly Nets Jail Time for Insurance Agent
-- June 7, 2002

Accounting Firm Andersen Pays Settlement Monies In Case Involving Baptist Foundation Victims
-- June 5, 2002

Tempe Boiler Room Operation Steams Securities Division
Commission Issues Cease & Desist Order Against 5 Firms & 6 Individuals
-- May 31, 2002

Slamming & Cramming Rules Move to Secretary of State for Formal Rulemaking Process
-- May 16, 2002

$21 Million Secured for Baptist Foundation Investors
-- May 14, 2002

Public Comment Sessions Set for Qwest 271 Matter
-- May 7, 2002

Commission Orders More than $1. 5 Million Restitution to Defrauded Investors
-- April 30, 2002

Chairman Mundell Testifies in DC to Protect Arizona Ratepayers
-- April 16, 2002

Factoring Investments Subject of Major Enforcement Action
-- April 10, 2002

Commission Approves La Paz Generating Facility
-- April 10, 2002

SEC Finds Fraud, Commission Revokes Arizona Licenses
-- March 7, 2002

Scottsdale Man Fails to Comply. Commission Pulls License
-- March 7, 2002

Securities Enforcement Attorney Earns National Acclaim
-- March 4, 2002

Commission Approves Bowie Power Project
Requires Use of Solar Technology & Groundwater Monitoring Program

-- February 27, 2002

Agency Seeks Comment on Citizens Electric Case
Three Public Comment Sessions Scheduled in Citizens' Territory

-- February 15, 2002

Arlington Rehearing Results in Tighter Limits on Air Emissions & Bolsters Recharge Requirements
-- February 13, 2002

Business Owners: Know What You're Filing
Corporate Compliance Center (CCC) Not Affiliated with Arizona Corporation Commission

-- February 13, 2002

Southwest Valley Power Line Approved
-- February 8, 2002

Arlington Power Plant Decision to be Reviewed -Commission Grants Rehearing Request - Scheduled for February 12
-- February 8, 2002

Discussion & Vote on Southwest Valley Power Line Expected February 7
-- February 5, 2002

Toltec Power Project Denied
-- January 31, 2002

Consumers to See Lower Gas Bills from Two Companies
-- January 30, 2002

Qwest Cancels Plans to Share Customer Data
-- January 29, 2002

Commissioners Willing to go to Court Over Qwest Privacy Policy
-- January 17, 2002

Qwest Privacy Policy Topic of January 16 Meeting
-- January 14, 2002

Arlington Power Plant Expansion Gets Okay
-- January 11, 2002

 2001 

Restitution & Penalties Ordered Against Promoter of Colorado Outlet Mall Development
-- December 28, 2001

Commission Halts Investments in Overseas Mining Venture
-- December 28, 2001

Prescott Valley Companies Ordered to Refund Investments
-- December 28, 2001

Mining Company Agrees to Offer Refunds in Securities Action
-- December 20, 2001

Federal Arsenic Limit Subject of December 14 Commission Meeting
-- December 11, 2001

Public Comment December 12 on Power Line Proposal
-- December 7, 2001

928 Area Code Becomes Mandatory January 5
-- December 4, 2001

Big Sandy Doesn't Fly - ACC Votes to Deny Certificate for Big Sandy Power Plant
-- November 26, 2001

Southwest Gas Rate Case: Commission Cuts Total Rate Increase & Boosts Low Income Discount
-- October 24, 2001

Public Input Sought on Water Task Force Recommendations
-- October 2, 2001

Southern Arizona "Road Show" To Gather Comment On Telephone Service Issues
-- August 31, 2001

Approval Granted to Saddleback Communications to Provide Service on Indian Reservation
-- August 24, 2001

ACC Presenting Workshop for Small Water Companies - Workshops Designed to Enhance Compliance, Safety and Quality
-- July 23, 2001

Margaret Trujillo Named to Arizona Power Plant & Transmission Line Siting Committee
Frequently Asked Questions about the Arizona Power Plant & Transmission Line Siting Committee

-- July 23, 2001

928 Area Code to Debut Saturday
-- June 19, 2001

Proposed Slamming & Cramming Rules Offered to Telecom Industry
Commission Submits Draft Rules for Industry Comment
-- May 29, 2001

Santan Plant Approved with Severe Environmental Restrictions
-- April 30, 2001

Southwest Gas Rate Case Update
-- April 18, 2001

Commission Approves Power Plant but Adds Tough New Emissions Requirements
-- April 4, 2001

Arizona Kicks Off Investor Education Campaign
-- April 4, 2001

Commission Rules on Qwest Rate Case
-- March 22, 2001

Irvin Named to National Panel on Electric & Gas
-- March 20, 2001

Portions of Arizona To Get 928 Area Code
-- February 21, 2001

Southern Arizona to Keep 520 Area Code
-- February 13, 2001

Commission Issues Mandate Requiring Renewable Energy Technologies
-- February 1, 2001

Chairman Selected by New Members of Arizona Corporation Commission
-- January 10, 2001

2000 

New Phone Company Coming to 38 Rural Areas
-- December 14, 2000

Energy Conservation Workshop set for Flagstaff
-- November 16, 2000

Prescott Area Residents Invited to Comment on Area Code Options
-- November 16, 2000

Flagstaff Area Residents Invited to Comment on Area Code Options
-- November 16, 2000

Public Comment Sought from Tucson Area Residents on 520 Area Code Relief
-- October 24, 2000

Public Comment Sought from Kingman Area Residents on 520 Area Code Relief
-- October 24, 2000

Utilities Division Release: Proposed Settlement in Qwest Rate Case Released
-- October 20, 2000

State Securities Chief Appointed to Continent-Wide Securities Post
-- October 17, 2000

ACC Pipeline Staff Tour State to Promote Safety
-- September 20, 2000

Free Searches of Arizona Corporate Filing Data
-- September 14, 2000

Public Comment Session for Water Company Sale Set for September 14
-- September 6, 2000

Bisbee Area Residents Invited to Comment on Qwest's Application for a Rate Increase
-- August 29, 2000

Sierra Vista Area Residents Invited to Comment on Qwest's Application for a Rate Increase
-- August 29, 2000

Yuma Area Residents Invited to Comment on Qwest's Application for a Rate Increase
-- August 24, 2000

Commission Issues Notice in Pipeline Accident
Rockland Materials Failed to Call for Blue Staking

-- August 10, 2000

Tucson Area Residents Invited to Comment on Qwest's Application for a Rate Increase
-- August 9, 2000

Phoenix Area Residents Invited to Comment on Qwest's Application for a Rate Increase
-- July 28, 2000

MEDIA ALERT: Clarification on July 18, 2000 ACC Decision
-- July 20, 2000

Globe Area Residents Invited to Comment on U S WEST/Qwest Application for Rate Increase
-- July 19, 2000

Securities Salesman Misappropriates $200,000 and Commission Revokes Registration and Orders Restitution
-- July 18, 2000

ACC Takes Action Against Fraudulent Promissory Note Scheme
-- July 18, 2000

Prescott Area Residents Invited to Comment on U S WEST Application for Rate Increase
-- June 29, 2000

ACC Gives Unanimous Approval to U S WEST - Qwest Merger
-- June 23, 2000

Commission Sets Date to Decide U S WEST - Qwest Merger
-- June 15, 2000

U S WEST - Qwest Merger: Hearing Officer Issues Opinion and Recommended Order
-- June 12, 2000

McNany Named State Employee of the Year
-- May 10, 2000

Arizona Leads Nation with Passage of Renewable Power Source Mandate
-- May 5, 2000

Corporation Commission Issues Order on Findings of Fraud
-- April 4, 2000

Scottsdale Couple and Vegas Man Ordered to Stop Small Business Fraud and Return Funds
-- April 4, 2000

Business Owners: Know What Your're Filing
Corporate Compliance Center (CCC) Not Affiliated with Arizona Corporation Commission
-- April 3, 2000

Corporation Commission Slams Foreign Currency Investment Frauds with Sanctions and Heavy Fines
-- March 29, 2000

Wittmann Area Residents Invited to Comment on U S WEST Service Quality
also Proposal to Transfer Local Service to Citizens Utilities
-- February 8, 2000

Commissioner Mundell Earns Seat on Consumer Affairs Committee
-- February 8, 2000

Gila Bend Area Residents Invited to Comment on U S WEST Service Quality
also Proposal to Transfer Local Service to Citizens Utilities
-- February 7, 2000

Yuma Area Residents Invited to Comment on U S WEST Service Quality
also Proposal to Transfer Local Service to Citizens Utilities
-- February 2, 2000

Commission Water Experts Tapped by Egyptian Officials
-- January 31, 2000

Commission Decision Called a Win for All Parties
-- January 25, 2000

 1999

Commissioner Mundell Appoints Advisor
-- November 5, 1999

ACC Sets U S WEST Service Quality Public Comment Meetings
-- October 13, 1999

ACC Sets U S WEST Service Quality Public Comment Meeting In Prescott
-- October 7, 1999

Corporation Commissioners Name Chief Legal Counsel
-- September 17, 1999

Corporation Commission to Hold U S WEST Service Quality Forum
-- August 25, 1999

Commission To Conduct Water Workshop
-- August 17, 1999

Corporation Commissioners Name Utilities Director
-- August 12, 1999

Chandler Company And Its President Ordered To
Immediately Stop Selling Unlicensed Securities

-- August 12, 1999

Arizona Corporation Commission Orders Baptist Foundation
Of Arizona To Stop Violating Securities Act

-- August 10, 1999

Investors Eligible For Restitution From D. H. Blair Brokerage Firm
-- June 22, 1999

ACC's Irvin Elected To National Regulatory Board
-- June 17, 1999

Electric Deregulation Public Comment Meetings Scheduled
-- June 10, 1999

ACC Selects New Chairman
-- May 18, 1999

ACC Employee Recognized By Attorney General
-- May 12, 1999

Peoria Man Sentenced To 9 Years for Securities Fraud
-- May 3, 1999

Arizona's New Area Codes - Update
-- April 19, 1999

Commission Adopts New Rules for Electric Competition
-- April 15, 1999

Commission Appoints New Executive Secretary
-- April 9, 1999

New Area Codes - Prefix List & Map of Affected Areas
-- April 1, 1999

New Area Codes Take Effect April 1, 1999
-- March 23, 1999

Update on New Area Codes
-- February 23, 1999

Arizona Securities Regulators Caution About Online Trading
-- February 11, 1999

New Area Code Listing
-- January 20, 1999

Corporation Commissioners Pick New Securities Director
-- January 15, 1999

West Valley Area Code Assigned
-- January 6, 1999

ACC Puts Hold on Electric Competition Rules
-- January 5, 1999

ACC Picks New Area Code Plan for Maricopa County

1998

-- December 18, 1998

ACC to Reconsider Plan on New Area Code for Maricopa County
-- December 3, 1998

ACC Orders Securities Firm to Pay $2,000,000 for not Properly Supervising Their Sales Agents
-- November 24, 1998

ACC Honored for Innovative Customer Service
-- November 16, 1998

Electric Deregulation Public Comment Meetings Scheduled
-- November 13, 1998

ACC to Rule on Innovative New Area Code Service for Maricopa County
-- November 9, 1998

ACC Clears Way For Rate Reductions, Start Of Competition
-- November 5, 1998

Electric Deregulation Public Comment Meetings Scheduled
-- October 6, 1998

Phoenix Man Guilty in $23,000,000 Ponzi Scheme
-- September 4, 1998

ACC Chief Announces Resignation
-- August 28, 1998

ACC Staff Agreement Clears Way for Larger TEP Rate Decrease
-- August 19, 1998

ACC Issues Warning to Small Businesses About Corporate Filing Solicitations
-- August 12, 1998

Electric Deregulation Rules Approved
-- August 5, 1998

Arizona Joins 27 Other States to Turn Heat on Investment Boiler Rooms
-- July 23, 1998

ACC Orders ASU Professor to Halt Alleged Internet Fraud
-- July 20, 1998

ACC Fines Southwest Gas for January Explosion
-- July 15, 1998

ACC Reaches Tentative Agreement with Southwest Gas Corporation
-- July 13, 1998

Federal Communications Commission Appoints Top Corporation Commission Official to National Panel
-- July 9, 1998

ACC Approves First Step Leading to Electric Competition
-- June 9, 1998

Valley Residents Fined $20,000 By ACC for Securities Act Violations
-- June 1, 1998

Court of Appeals Rejects Attack on ACC Authority to Restucture Electric Industry
-- May 29, 1998

ACC Announces Appointment of Public Information Officer
-- May 29, 1998

Supreme Court Rejects Attack on ACC Authority to Restructure Electric Industry
-- April 23, 1998

Scottsdale-Based Co. Ordered to Stop Offering and Selling LLC Memberships
-- April 16, 1998

ACC Hits Former Securities Salesmen for Selling Fraudulent Investments
-- April 16, 1998

Arizona Securities Dealer Sanctioned for Failing to Supervise Salesmen
-- April 13, 1998

SLC Client Service Bureau Open Saturday * Client Service Staff Doubling
-- April 9, 1998

ACC Begins Electric Industry Education Process
-- April 9, 1998

ACC Establishes Water Task Force
-- April 7, 1998

Urgent Reminder! Obtain SPINs to Ensure Timely Processing of Your 471
-- April 7, 1998

Hot Tips Now Available For Form 471
-- April 7, 1998

Scottsdale Man Indicated for oil and Gas Fraud
-- April 7, 1998

Modest Revision Posted for Minimum Processing Standards
-- April 1, 1998

Securities Division Warns of Fraud Trends; $13 Million in Restitution and Penalties Ordered During Second Half of Busy 1997
-- March 31, 1998

Recent FCC Ruling Permits Expanded Lifeline Program Adopted by the ACC to go into Immediate Effect in AZ
-- March 23, 1998

Form 471 Automatic Rejections: Schools and Libraries Alerted to Adhere to Minimum Processing Standards and to File As Soon As Possible
-- March 20, 1998

Ready-To-Use Template for Form 471 Lanches Today on SLC Web Site
-- March 11, 1998

ACC Media Alert
-- March 11, 1998

ACC Statement
-- March 9, 1998

ACC Charges Investment Fraud in Foreign Currency Trading Program
-- March 6, 1998

SLC Clarifies 75-Day Window Deadline: E-Rate Applicants Gain Extra Hours to File
-- March 5, 1998

Form 471 Application Guidance Document Now Available On Line
-- March 4, 1998

ACC Revokes Registrations of Two Securities Dealers
-- February 27, 1998

ACC Reports Decline in Citizens Purchased Gas Adjustor
-- February 27, 1998

Two Upcoming Conferences on E-Rate Implementation for Schools and Libraries
-- February 26, 1998

Five New Documents Available Soon to Facilitate Completion of Form 471
-- February 26, 1998

ACC to Co-sponsor Conference on Federal Universal Service Fund Discounts for Schools, Libraries and Rural Health Care providers
-- February 11, 1998

ACC Collects $320,000 in Restitution for Investors
-- February 6, 1998

ACC to Co-sponsor Seminar on the Discounts Available to Arizona Schools, Libraries and Rural Health Care Providers through the Federal Universal Service Fund
-- February 4, 1998

ACC Orders Carrington Estate Planning Services to Pay $10,000 in Penalties
-- February 4, 1998

ACC Invites Public Comment on Area Code Split
-- February 4, 1998

ACC Cautions Public: Call Before You Dig
-- February 3, 1998

ACC Continues to Investigate Natural Gas Explosion
-- January 23, 1998

ACC Scales Down Clear Springs Rate Increase
-- January 16, 1998

ACC Cracking Down on Unauthorized Sale of Securities Products
-- January 16, 1998

ACC Investigation Shows No Federal or State Track Safety Violations
-- January 15, 1998

Commission Rejects Delays to Electric Competition
-- January 15, 1998

ACC Schedules Comment Period and Public Hearing on 602 Area Code Relief Plan
-- January 12, 1998

1997

Ethnic, Racial and Religious Groups Become Targets of Fraud Schemes
-- December 9, 1997

Bullis Named Corporation Commission Chief Legal Counsel
-- November 26, 1997

Graham County Utilities Rate Increase Approved
-- November 20, 1997

Commission Okays Peeples Valley Water Rates
-- November 20, 1997

Commission Approves TEP Holding Company, New Finance Package
-- November 19, 1997

Irvin Elected ACC Chairman
-- November 6, 1997

U S Regulatory and Gas Industry Representatives to View New Natural Gas/Fire Department Training Program
-- October 17, 1997

Commission Approves Citizens Medical Life Suppport Program
-- October 1, 1997

$12.3 Million Sulphur Springs Coop Borrowing Approved by Commission
-- October 1, 1997

Commission to Hear TEP Holding Company Request at Tucson Meeting
-- September 29, 1997

Commission Approves TEP Contrat with ASARCO
-- September 29, 1997

Commission Okays Lower In-State Long Distance Rates
-- September 26, 1997

Far West Water Ordered to Seek Solutions to Quality Problems
-- September 25, 1997

Commission Rejects U S WEST E-Mail Listing Charge as "Outrageously High"
-- September 25, 1997

Corporation Commission Settles Telephone Law Suit
-- August 28, 1997

Arizona Joins 36 Other States To Simplify Stock Sales By Mid-Sized Companies
-- August 12, 1997

Commission Orders End To Children's TV Investment Scam
-- August 11, 1997

New Area Code for the Phoenix Metro Area on the Way
-- August 8, 1997

Phoenix Public Comment Set On Southwest Gas Settlement.
-- July 28, 1997

Tucson Public Comment Set On Southwest Gas Settlement.
-- July 28, 1997

Over 115,000 Arizona Corporations Affected By New State Law
-- July 25, 1997

Corporation Commissioners Pick New Securities Director.
-- July 25, 1997

Commission Okays Internet and Communications Discounts for Schools, Libraries.
-- July 7, 1997

Lazy B Gets Funding To Meet Health Concerns
-- July 7, 1997

Commission Moves To Take Over Lazy B Water Company
-- July 7, 1997

Vote Ensures Arizona Public Service Company Customers Receive Full Benefit of Property Tax Reductions.
-- June 12, 1997

Commission Warns Consumers $80 "Annual Minutes" Charge Not Required
-- June 12, 1997

Telephone Service For All of Arizona Goal of Corporation Commission Task Force
-- May 30, 1997

Court Upholds ACC Telephone Competition Rules
-- May 14, 1997

Electric Rate Comparison
-- April 24, 1997

Caution -- Power Lines Are Deadly
-- March 28, 1997

Arizona Corporation Commission Seeks Securities Division Director
-- March 13, 1997

1996

Commission Adopts Electric Competition Rules
-- December 23, 1996

Commission Decision Meeting on Electric Competition Rules Set
-- December 23, 1996

Jennings Discusses Power Outage with Congressional Committee
-- November 11, 1996

Commission Approves Citizens Gas Rate Settlement
-- October 29, 1996

Commission to Determine if US West Owes Customers $6.7 Million
-- October 23, 1996

US West Rate Cut Proposed
-- October 23, 1996

Kunasek Named to NARUC Committee on Water
-- October 18, 1996

Customers to Get Choice on Electric Service
-- October 9, 1996

Electric Reliability Task Force
-- October 3, 1996

Proposed Electric Competition Rules
-- October 2, 1996
 

 

 

ACC Announces Arizona-American Rate Case Public Comment Sessions
-- October 30, 2003

Judge Upholds ACC Decision on Power Plant
-- October 27, 2003

ACC Approves Railroad Crossing Upgrades
-- October 21, 2003

Insurance Salesman Agrees to Return Commissions Earned on Pay Telephone Contracts
-- October 17, 2003

Mayes to Take Oath in Ceremony Wednesday
-- October 7, 2003

Commission Corks Fine Wine Scheme
-- August 28, 2003

East Coast Black Out - Can It Happen Here?
-- August 15, 2003

Wellton Mohawk Generating Facility Approved
-- August 15, 2003

Public Comment Sessions Set for Arizona Water Company Rate Case
-- August 12, 2003

FERC Rules On El Paso Capacity Allocation
-- July 10, 2003

Unisource Approved to Take Over Citizens Electric & Gas
-- July 2, 2003

Regulators Approve Financing for APS and Parent, Pinnacle West
-- March 28, 2003

Public Comment Sessions Set for 3 Citizens Matters
-- March 3, 2003

ACC Approves Launch of Competitive Solicitation for Electricity
-- February 28, 2003

Commissioners Approve CAP Pipeline Engineering Report
-- February 12, 2003

Commission Orders Over $9 Million for Investors Defrauded in Factoring Program, "Investment Club" and Mining Operation
-- January 24, 2003

Commissioners Name New Chairman
-- January 14, 2003

Annual Report Forms Now Available Via Website
-- January 14, 2003

Newly Elected Officials Sworn in Today
-- January 6, 2003