Agency creation in Brazil

Amazonas

Election

3 October 1994

Election

October 4, 1998

ARSAM law passed

25 November 1999

Aguas de Amazonas (water) sale

Jun 29 2000

Only for water and sanitation in metropolitan Manaus area

Election

October 6, 2002

Bahia

Coelba (energy) sale

July 31 1997

Agerba law passed

May 5 1998

Planned Embasa (water) sale CANCELLED

Oct. 25, 2002

Due to opposition and no interested parties

Mato Grosso

Sanemat (water) municipalized

Nov 5 1997

Cemat (energy) sale

Nov 27 1997

Ager law passed

14 Jan 1999

Minas Gerais

Minority 33% of CEMIG shares sold (energy)

May 28 1997

Arse law passed [NEVER IMPLEMENTED]

31 July 1998

COPASA (water) listed on SP stock exchange

8 Feb 2006

Rio Grande do Sul

Highway concessions sale

12 January 1996

Agergs law passed

01/09/1997

CEEE privatized (energy)

10/21/1997

Centro-Oeste made into AES Sul, Norte-Nordeste becomes RGE

RGE and AES Sul (energy) concession contracts signed

11/06/1997

Highway concessions/tolls begin

15 June 1998

Rio de Janeiro

PED Law 2470/95 begins Programa Estadual de Desestatização

11/28/1995

Light (energy) sale

May 21 1996

Cerj-Ampla (energy) sale

Nov 20 1996

Via Lagos (highway) auction

Dec 23 1996

Arsep-RJ law passed

February 13 1997

CEG, CEG-Rio (gas) sale

07/14/1997

Aguas de Juturnaiba (water) sale

December 1 1997

Metro Rio (rail) sale

December 19 1997

Conerj/Barcas (ferry) sale

February 5 1998

ProLagos (water) concession begins

April 18 1998

SuperVia/Flumitrens (rail) auction

July 15 1998

Agenersa law passed

6 June 2005

Agetransp law passed

6 June 2005

São Paulo

Lei 9361 begins Programa Estadual de Desestatizacao

July 7, 1996

CSPE law passed

17 October 1997

According to LS Assad, studies for agency design started in 1995

CPFL (energy) sale

Nov 5 1997

Highway concession contracts signed

6 March 1998

Eletropaulo Metropolitana (energy) sale

April 15 1998

Elektro (energy) sale

July 16 1998

EBE-Bandeirante (energy) sale

August 17 1998

Comgas

April 14 1999

Gas Natural Sul (gas) sale

April 26 1999

CESP Paranapanema (energy) sale

July 28 1999

Gas Brasiliano (gas) sale

Nov 9 1999

Artesp law passed

14 January 2002

SABESP (water) shares listed on NYSE

10 May 2002

Pernambuco

Arpe law passed

14 January 2000

Celpe (energy) sale

February 18 2000

Tocantins

CELTINS sold to Rede Energia (energy

September 15, 1989

ATR law passed

2 January 2007

Mato Grosso do Sul

Enersul (energy) sale

November 19 1997

Aguas de Guariroba wins CG water concession

14 July 2000

Comes after a fight between the capital and state over water concessions

Agepan law passed

19 December 2001

Pará

Arcon law passed

30 December 1997

Celpa (energy) sale

July 9 1998

Sergipe

Energipe (energy) sale

December 3 1997

Ases agency law passed [NEVER IMPLEMENTED]

10 June 1998

Maranhão

Cemar (energy) sale

June 15 2000

Arsep-MA law passed [NEVER IMPLEMENTED]

19 April 2002

Law 7.734; eliminated in 2004 by another law; unclear if it was ever given responsibilities.

ANEEL intervenes in CEMAR (energy)

August 21, 2002

Rio Grande do Norte

Cosern (energy) sale

Dec 12 1997

Arsep-RN law passed

2 March 1999

Ceará

ARCE law passed

30 December 1997

Coelce (energy) sale

April 2 1998

Paraíba

Saelpa (energy) sale

November 30 2000

Ageel law passed

28 June 2002

Arpb law passed

7 July 2005

Espírito Santo

Escelsa (energy) sale

July 12 1995

Lei 5.721 creates AGRESP agency

August 19 1998

Regulated by Lei 6732 of July 20, 2001

Lei 6997 pass gas regulation to ADERES until AGESP can start

Dec 28 2001

ASPE law passed

24 September 2004

Paraná

COPEL shares listed on NYSE (energy)

July 30, 1997

Anel de Integração (highway) concession

November 14 1997

COPEL privatization plans CANCELLED (energy)

January 30, 2002

Agency law passed [NEVER IMPLEMENTED]

23 July 2002

Goias

AGR law passed

11 November 1999

Alagoas

Ceal (energy) auction ended for lack of interest

June 2 1999

Arsal law passed

20 September 2001

Piauí

Cepisa (energy) passed to Eletrobrás

13 January 1997

Amapá

Arsap law passed [NEVER IMPLEMENTED]

31 October 2001

Distrito Federal

Adasa law passed

16 July 2004

Santa Catarina

Law creating ARCO signed [NEVER IMPLEMENTED]

January 18, 2000

AGESC law passed

28 February 2005

Acre

Ageac law passed

15 January 2003