In the Matter of The Empire District Electric )
Company of Joplin, Missouri Tariffs )
Increasing Rates for Electric Service ) File No. ER-2012-0345
Provided to Customers in the Missouri Service )
Area of the Company )
ORDER CANCELING DISCOVERY CONFERENCE
Issue Date: November 7, 2012 Effective Date: November 7, 2012
On November 7, 2012, counsel for the Staff of the Commission notified the Regulatory Law Judge that there are no outstanding discovery disputes in this matter and that the parties believe the discovery conference set for November 7, 2012 may be waived. Consequently, the Commission will cancel the conference. If any parties encounter discovery disputes that require resolution prior to the next scheduled discovery conference, they may contact the Regulatory Law Judge to schedule a conference.
THE COMMISSION ORDERS THAT:
1. The discovery conference scheduled for November 7, 2012 is canceled.
2. This order shall become effective upon issuance.
BY THE COMMISSION
( S E A L )
Steven C. Reed
Michael Bushmann, Regulatory Law
Judge, by delegation of authority
pursuant to Section 386.240, RSMo 2000.
Dated at Jefferson City, Missouri,
on this 7th day of November, 2012.