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American States Water Company (AWR)

4/10/2006 Proxy Information

No director, or executive officer or any of his or her immediate family members had any indebtedness to the Company, any business relationship with the Company or any transaction or any proposed transaction with the Company in 2005 in excess of $60,000. No director, executive officer or any member of his or her immediate family, at any time during the past three years, has been employed by any entity, including a charitable organization that, has made payments to, or received payments or charitable contributions from the Company for property or services in an amount which, in any single fiscal year, exceeded the greater of $1 million or 2% of the other entity’s consolidated gross revenues reported for that fiscal year.

4/11/2005 Proxy Information

No director, or executive officer or any of his or her immediate family members had any indebtedness to the Company, any business relationship with the Company or any transaction or any proposed transaction with the Company in 2004 in excess of $60,000. No director, executive officer or any member of his or her immediate family, at any time during the past three years, has been employed by any entity, including a charitable organization that, has made payments to, or received payments or charitable contributions from the Company for property or services in an amount which, in any single fiscal year, exceeded the greater of $1 million or 2% of the other entity’s consolidated gross revenues reported for that fiscal year. Smith Hayes Financial Service Corp. received $565 from the Company during 2004 for stock brokerage services to the Company. Mr. Kathol, a director of the Company, is an executive vice president of this firm.

3/29/2004 Proxy Information

No director, nominee, executive officer or any member of their family had any indebtedness to the Company, any business relationship with the Company or any transaction with the Company in 2003. No director, nominee, executive officer or any member of their family, at any time during the past three years, have been employed by any entity, including a charitable organization, that, has made payments to, or received payments from, including charitable contributions, the Company for property or services in an amount which, in any single fiscal year, exceeded the greater of $1 million or 2% of the other entities consolidated gross revenues reported for that fiscal year.

4/15/2003 Proxy Information

o related party transactions or special relationships reported for this company. Director relationships marked "Outside Related" at this firm will most often be former executives of the company. Additional information regarding these relationships will be added during our regular updates.