BEFORE THE PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION

OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI

 

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:  January 16, 2013                              Effective Date:  January 16, 2013

 

On January 15, 2013, counsel for The Empire District Electric Company notified the Regulatory Law Judge that there are no outstanding discovery disputes in this matter at this time.  No parties contested that representation or objected to canceling the discovery conference set for today.  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 January 16, 2013 is canceled.

2.               This order shall become effective upon issuance.

BY THE COMMISSION

 

 

( S E A L )

 

Shelley Brueggemann

Acting Secretary

 

Michael Bushmann, Regulatory Law

Judge, by delegation of authority

pursuant to Section 386.240, RSMo 2000.

 

Dated at Jefferson City, Missouri,

on this 16th day of January, 2013.