Case Number: 12-0569

  • 09/19/2013
    Service - Commission Action

    Notice of Commission Action served electronically to parties advising them of the action of the Commission on September 18, 2013.
  • 09/18/2013
    Commission Action - General

    The Commission in conference on September 18, 2013, DENIED the Verified Petition for Rehearing of the Retail Energy Supply Association and Interstate Gas Supply of Illinois, Inc., filed on August 29, 2013.
  • 08/29/2013
    Filing - Petition for Rehearing

    Verified Petition for Rehearing of the Retail Energy Supply Association and Interstate Gas Supply of Illinois, Inc., filed by Law Offices of Gerard T. Fox. (Electronic)
  • 08/06/2013
    Transcript - Received

    ORAL ARGUMENT Transcript - July 9, 2013, received.
  • 07/30/2013
    Service - Order

    Copy of Final Order served electronically to parties.
  • 07/29/2013
    Order Entered - Final

    Final Order entered.
  • 07/09/2013
    Oral Argument - Heard and Taken Under Advisement

    Oral Argument Heard by the Commission and Taken under advisement.
  • 07/08/2013
    Service - Notice

    Oral Argument schedule served electronically to parties.
  • 07/01/2013
    Service - Notice

    Notice given by the Administrative Law Judge of the instructions set out by the Illinois Commerce Commission (“Commission”) with respect to Oral Argument for Docket No. 12-0569, Nicor’s proposed tariff Rider 17, Purchase of Receivables with Consolidated Billing (“PORCB”). Oral Argument is scheduled for Tuesday, July 9, 2013 at 10:30 a.m. at the Commission’s offices in Chicago, Illinois. Consistent with Section 200.850(b) of the Rules of Practice, Oral Argument will be limited to parties having filed briefs in this Docket.
    In addition to the requirements contained in Section 200.850(c) of the Rules of Practice, the Commission herein sets the following additional guidelines: (1) The scope of Oral Argument is limited to the following issue: The appropriate factors for Commission consideration in a determination of whether rates charged under Rider 17 are just and reasonable.
    (2) Nicor will have 20 minutes for its argument, while any other party wishing to argue these issues will have 10 minutes. The allotted time includes Commissioner questions and responses from counsel. Parties may reserve time for rebuttal. Unless parties have filed joint briefs in this Docket, parties are prohibited from pooling or sharing their time allotment.
    (3) Irrespective of the issues listed above, the parties should be prepared to answer any question regarding the record or the pertinent law. (4) Parties intending to present Oral Argument must notify Nicole Luckey (nluckey@icc.illinois.gov) and ALJ Jorgenson (hjorgens@icc.illinois.gov) with a list of attorneys presenting Oral Argument by 5:00 p.m. on Friday, July 5, 2013. (5) Parties presenting arguments shall provide Ms. Luckey and ALJ Jorgenson with exhibits, if any, that will be used for Oral Argument by 5:00 p.m. on Friday, July 5, 2013. (6) If an attorney is in need of an accommodation for any visual aid, counsel must inform Ms. Luckey and ALJ Jorgenson by 5:00 p.m. on Friday, July 5, 2013, as to the specifics of the accommodation needed. Notice served electronically to parties.
  • 07/01/2013
    Service - Commission Action

    Notice of Commission Action served electronically to parties advising of the action of the Commission on June 26, 2013. Oral Argument will be held July 9, 2013, in chicago at 10:30 A.M.
  • 06/26/2013
    Commission Action - General

    The Commission in conference GRANTED the Oral Argument Request by Retail Energy Supply Association and Interstate Gas Supply of Illinois, Inc. on June 21, 2013.
  • 06/26/2013
    Briefs - Reply to Exceptions

    Reply Brief on Exceptions of the Citizens Utility Board and the People of the State of Illinois filed. (electronic)
  • 06/26/2013
    Briefs - Reply to Exceptions

    Reply Brief On Exceptions of the Staff of the Illinois Commerce Commission filed. (electronic)
  • 06/21/2013
    Briefs - On Exceptions

    Brief on Exceptions of the Retail Energy Supply Association and Interstate Gas Supply of Illinois, Inc., filed by Law Offices of Gerard T. Fox. ORAL ARGUMENT REQUESTED (Electronic)
  • 06/21/2013
    Briefs - On Exceptions

    Brief on Exceptions of Nicor Gas Company, filed by Rooney Rippie & Ratnaswamy LLP. (Electronic)
  • 06/12/2013
    Service - Proposed Order

    Proposed Order served electronically to parties.
  • 05/29/2013
    Filing - Draft/Suggested Order

    Draft/Proposed Order of the Retail Energy Supply Association and Interstate Gas Supply of Illinois, Inc., filed by Law Offices of Gerard T. Fox. (Electronic)
  • 05/29/2013
    Filing - Draft/Suggested Order

    Draft Order of the Citizens Utility Board and The People of the State of Illinois, filed. (Electronic)
  • 05/29/2013
    Filing - Draft/Suggested Order

    Draft Order of Northern Illinois Gas Company d/b/a Nicor Gas Company, filed by Rooney Rippie & Ratnaswamy LLP. (Electronic)
  • 05/24/2013
    Briefs - Reply/Response

    Reply Brief of the Staff of the Illinois Commerce Commission filed. (electronic)
  • 05/24/2013
    Briefs - Reply/Response

    Reply Brief of the Retail Energy Supply Association and Interstate Gas Supply of Illinois, Inc. filed by Law Offices of Gerard T. Fox. (electronic)
  • 05/24/2013
    Briefs - Reply/Response

    Reply Brief of the Citizens Utility Board and the People of the State of Illinois filed. (electronic)
  • 05/24/2013
    Briefs - Reply/Response

    Reply Brief of Northern Illinois Gas Company d/b/a Nicor Gas Company filed by Rooney Rippie & Ratnaswamy LLP. (electronic)
  • 05/20/2013
    Transcript - Received

    Transcript - May 6, 2013, received.
  • 05/20/2013
    Filing - Errata

    Errata (by Letter) to Initial Brief of the Citizens Utility Board and the People of the State of Illinois, filed. (Electronic)
  • 05/20/2013
    Briefs - Initial

    Revised Initial Brief of the Staff of the Illinois Commerce Commission, filed. (Electronic)
  • 05/17/2013
    Briefs - Initial

    Initial Brief of the Staff of the Illinois Commerce Commission, filed. (Electronic)
  • 05/17/2013
    Briefs - Initial

    Initial Brief of the Retail Energy Supply Association and Interstate Gas Supply of Illinois, Inc. filed by Law Offices of Gerard T. Fox. (electronic)
  • 05/17/2013
    Briefs - Initial

    Initial Brief of the Citizens Utility Board and the People of the State of Illinois filed. (electronic)
  • 05/17/2013
    Briefs - Initial

    Initial Brief of Northern Illinois Gas Company d/b/a Nicor Gas Company filed by Rooney Rippie & Ratnaswamy LLP. (electronic)
  • 05/16/2013
    Transcript - Received

    Transcript - May 2, 2013, received.
  • 05/06/2013
    Filing - Errata

    Errata to Revised Rebuttal Testimony of the Staff of the Illinois Commerce Commission, filed. (Electronic)
  • 05/06/2013
    Hearing Report - Heard and Continued

    Heard by Administrative Law Judge Jorgenson and continued generally.
  • 05/06/2013
    Hearing Report - Exhibits

    e-Docket: Nicor Exhibits: 1.0, 1.1, 1.2, 2.0 Revised, 2.1, 2.2, 2.3, 2.4, 2.5, 2.6, 2.7, 2.8, 2.9, 2.10, 3.0, 3.1, 3.2
    RESA/IGS Exhibits: 1.0 (Ringenbach direct filed on 3/1/13), 2.0 Revised, 2.1
    CUB/AG Exhibits: 1.0 Revised, 1.2, 2.0 2nd Revised (filed 5/6/13)
    Staff Exhibits: 1.0, 2.0, 2.1, 3.0 w/ schedules 3.01 and 3.02, 4.0 w/ attachments 4.01 and 4.02, 5.0 public and confidential versions with attachments, 6.0R (testimony filed 5/2/13, errata including an Attachment A to be filed today), 7.0, 8.0, 9.0, 10.0
  • 05/06/2013
    Hearing Report - Exhibits

    Staff Cross Exhibits: 1, 2, 3, 4
    CUB/AG Cross Exhibits: 1, 2 (the exhibits only have CUB written on them, but it was corrected to mean CUB/AG during the hearing)
    RESA/IGS Cross Exhibit 1 (confidential)
  • 05/06/2013
    Transcript - Pending

    Transcript pending.
  • 05/03/2013
    Filing - Errata

    Errata Sheet to the Rebuttal Testimony on behalf of the Retail Energy Supply Association and Interstate Gas Supply of Illinois, filed by Law Offices of Gerard T. Fox. (Electronic)
  • 05/03/2013
    Service - Administrative Law Judge Ruling

    Notice is hereby given by the Administrative Law Judge that the Retail Energy Supply Association’s and Interstate Gas Supply of Illinois, Inc.’s Motion to Strike Portions of the Direct and Rebuttal Testimony and Exhibits of Martin Cohen is granted in toto. Notice served electronically to parties.
  • 05/03/2013
    Filing - Errata

    Errata (by Letter) to Rebuttal Testimony on behalf of the Citizens Utility Board and the People of the State of Illinois, filed. (Electronic)
  • 05/02/2013
    Service - Administrative Law Judge Ruling

    Notice is herby given by the Administrative Law Judge that the Citizens Utility Board’s and the People of the State of Illinois’ Motion to Quash is granted. Notice served electronically to parties.
  • 05/02/2013
    Filing - Reply

    The Retail Energy Supply Association and Interstate Gas Supply of Illinois, Inc.'s Verified Reply in Support of Their Motion to Strike Portions of the Direct and Rebuttal Testimony and Exhibits of Martin Cohen filed by Law Offices of Gerard T. Fox. (electronic)
  • 05/02/2013
    Hearing Report - Heard and Continued

    Heard by Administrative Law Judge Jorgenson and continued to May 6, 2013, in Chicago, at 10:00 A.M.
  • 05/02/2013
    Hearing Report - Administrative Law Judge Ruling

    Nicor's Motion for Entry of a Protective Order was granted.
  • 05/02/2013
    Transcript - Pending

    Transcript pending.
  • 05/01/2013
    Filing - Reply

    Verified Reply to the Response of Staff to the Verified Motion to Quash of the Citizens Utility Board and the Peoples of the State of Illinois, filed by Quarles & Brady LLP. (Electronic)
  • 05/01/2013
    Filing - Reply

    Citizens Utility Board and the People of the State of Illinois Verified Reply in Support of the Motion to Quash, filed. (Electronic)
  • 05/01/2013
    Filing - Response

    Response of the Citizens Utility Board and the People of the State of Illinois to the Retail Energy Supply Association and Interstate Gas Supply of Illinois, Inc.’ Motion to Strike Portions of the Direct and Rebuttal Testimony and Exhibits of Martin Cohen, filed. (Electronic)
  • 04/30/2013
    Filing - Response

    Response of the Staff of the Illinois Commerce Commission to the Verified Motion to Quash Deposition of the Citizens Utility Board and the People of the State of Illinois, filed. (Electronic)
  • 04/30/2013
    Filing - Response

    Verified Response to the Verified Motion to Quash of the Citizens Utility Board and the People of the State of Illinois, filed by Quarles & Brady LLP on behalf of the Retail Energy Supply Association and Interstate Gas Supply of Illinois, Inc. (Electronic)
  • 04/30/2013
    Filing - Errata

    Errata (by Letter) to Rebuttal Testimony of Northern Illinois Gas Company d/b/a Nicor Gas Company, filed by Rooney Rippie & Ratnaswamy LLP. (Electronic)
  • 04/26/2013
    Filing - Motion

    Verified Motion to Quash Deposition of the Citizens Utility Board and the People of the State of Illinois, filed. (Electronic)
  • 04/26/2013
    Service - Administrative Law Judge Ruling

    Notice given by the Administrative Law Judge that responses to the Verified Motion to Quash of the Citizens Utility Board and The People of the State of Illinois are due by 12:00 P.M. on April 30, 2013, and replies are due by 12:00 P.M. May 1, 2013. Notice also given by the Administrative Law Judge that responses to the Motion to Strike Portions of the Direct and Rebuttal Testimony and Exhibits of Martin Cohen are due on May 1, 2013, and replies are due on May 2, 2013. Notice further given by the Administrative Law Judge that any motions to strike portions of Direct, Rebuttal or Surrebuttal Testimony are due by 12:00 P.M. May 2, 2013. Notice served electronically to parties.
  • 04/25/2013
    Filing - Appearance

    Notice of Additional Appearance of Counsel for Interstate Gas Supply of Illinois, Inc., filed by Quarles & Brady LLP. (Electronic)
  • 04/25/2013
    Filing - Motion

    The Retail Energy Supply Association and Interstate Gas Supply of Illinois, Inc.'s Motion to Strike Portions of the Direct and Rebuttal Testimony and Exhibits of Martin Cohen, filed by Law Offices of Gerard T. Fox. (Electronic)
  • 04/19/2013
    Filing - Motion

    Motion for Entry of a Protective Order, filed by Rooney Rippie & Ratnaswamy LLP on behalf of Northern Illinois Gas Company, d/b/a Nicor Gas Company. (Electronic)
  • 01/25/2013
    Service - Order

    Copy of Resuspension Order served electronically to parties.
  • 01/24/2013
    Order Entered - Resuspension

    Resuspension Order entered.
  • 01/04/2013
    Transcript - Received

    Transcript - December 19, 2012, received.
  • 12/21/2012
    Transcript - Received

    Transcript - December 6, 2012, received.
  • 12/21/2012
    Service - Hearing Continuance Letter

    Hearing continued by the Administrative Law Judge to May 2, 2013, in Chicago at 2:00 P.M., for status. Notice also given by the Administrative Law Judge of the following schedule:
    Staff and Intervenors Direct Testimony – due March 1, 2013; Company Rebuttal Testimony – due March 25, 2013; Staff and Intervenors Rebuttal Testimony – due April 23, 2013; Surrebuttal Testimony – due April 30, 2013; Evidentiary Hearing May 6-7, 2013, at the hour of 10:00 A.M.; Initial Briefs – due May 17, 2013;
    Reply Briefs – due May 24, 2013; Statement of Positions/Draft Orders – due May 29, 2013; Briefs on Exceptions – due June 21, 2013; and Reply Briefs on Exceptions – due June 26, 2013. Notice served electronically to parties.
  • 12/19/2012
    Hearing Report - Heard and Continued

    Heard by Administrative Law Judge Jorgenson and continued to May 2, 2013, in Chicago, at 2:00 P.M.
  • 12/19/2012
    Transcript - Pending

    Transcript pending.
  • 12/13/2012
    Filing - Errata

    Errata (by Letter) to Direct Testimony on behalf of Northern Illinois Gas Company d/b/a Nicor Gas Company, filed by Rooney Rippie & Ratnaswamy LLP. (Electronic)
  • 12/07/2012
    Service - Hearing Continuance Letter

    Hearing continued by the Administrative Law Judge to December 19, 2012, in Chicago at 2:00 P.M. Notice also given by the Administrative Law Judge that Northern Illinois Gas Company will file direct testimony on or before December 12, 2012. Notice served electronically to parties.
  • 12/06/2012
    Filing - Appearance

    Notice of Appearance on behalf of the People of the State of Illinois, filed. (Electronic)
  • 12/06/2012
    Hearing Report - Heard and Continued

    Heard by Administrative Law Judge Jorgenson and continued to December 19, 2012, in Chicago, at 2:00 P.M.
  • 12/06/2012
    Hearing Report - Administrative Law Judge Ruling

    Granted Petitions by the Retail Energy Supply Association, Interstate Gas Supply of Illinois, Inc., Citizens Utility Board and the Illinois Competitive Energy Assocation for Leave to Intervene in this proceeding.
  • 12/06/2012
    Transcript - Pending

    Transcript pending.
  • 11/20/2012
    Filing - Petition to Intervene

    Verified Petition to Intervene of the Illinois Competitive Energy Association, filed by Shefsky & Froelich Ltd. (Electronic)
  • 11/19/2012
    Service - Setting/Prehearing Conference

    Set for status hearing by the Administrative Law Judge on Decembe 6, 2012, in Chicago at 2:00 P.M. Notice mailed to parties. (Notice also mailed to Clerks of Municipalities served by Northern Illinois Gas Company d/b/a Nicor Gas Company)
  • 11/05/2012
    Filing - Petition to Intervene

    Verified Petition to Intervene of the Citizens Utility Board, filed. (Electronic)
  • 10/23/2012
    Filing - Petition to Intervene

    Verified Petition to Intervene of the Retail Energy Supply Association and Interstate Gas Supply of Illinois, Inc., filed by Law Offices of Gerard T. Fox. (Electronic)
  • 10/22/2012
    Filing - Appearance

    Northern Illinois Gas Company d/b/a Nicor Gas Company's Appearance, filed by Rooney Ripie & Ratnaswamy LLP. (Electronic)
  • 10/18/2012
    Service - Order

    Copy of Suspension Order served electronically to parties.
  • 10/17/2012
    Order Entered - Suspension

    Suspension Order entered.