Legal, Government Affairs & Reliability Compliance

Address:
6201 S St.
Sacramento, CA 95817

Service of Process Hours & Telephone Number: 
9 AM - 3 PM 
1-916-732-6119 

Pursuant to federal, state, and local directives, SMUD has implemented temporary safety measures to minimize the risk of exposure to coronavirus (COVID-19) to our employees and the public, including closure of the lobby at the SMUD Headquarters Building. Until SMUD reopens the Headquarters Building, Pursuant to federal, state, and local directives, SMUD has implemented temporary safety measures to minimize the risk of exposure to coronavirus (COVID-19) to our employees and the public, including closure of the lobby at the SMUD Headquarters Building. Until SMUD reopens the Headquarters Building, initial papers (i.e., summons and complaint), must be made by personal service to SMUD Legal Department. Please call 1-916-732-6119 to make an appointment for personal service. Service of legal proceedings such as subpoena, notices and warrants may be completed by emailing the document(s) to Legal@smud.org with a cc: to Marilyn.King@smud.org or by sending via fax to 1-916-732-6581. Service will be considered complete only upon the sender’s receipt of a return e-mail confirming SMUD has reviewed and accepted service.

Corporate Legal

Corporate Legal provides legal services, strategies and solutions to help SMUD achieve its business and strategic directives on behalf of our customers. 

Steve Lins, Deputy General Counsel and Director of Government Affairs 
1-916-732-6274
 | Steve.Lins@smud.org

Reliability, Compliance & Coordination

Reliability, Compliance & Coordination manages the Internal Compliance Programs associated with Operational Reliability and Critical Infrastructure Protection (CIP) Standards and requirements required by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC), the North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC), and the Western Electricity Coordinating Council (WECC). In addition, the team also manages new developments to the rules and regulations that impact reliability functions and operations, best practices, and internal controls, ensuring coordination internally and with external industry counterparts, experts and officials. 

Steve Lins, Deputy General Counsel and Director of Government Affairs 
1-916-732-6274 | Steve.Lins@smud.org

Government Affairs

Government Affairs manages and monitors legislation and regulations having potential impacts on SMUD. It also advocates SMUD's positions and strategies. 

Steve Lins, Deputy General Counsel and Director of Government Affairs 
1-916-732-6274 | Steve.Lins@smud.org