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EX-12.2 - STATEMENT RE COMPUTATION OF RATIOS OF EARNINGS TO FIXED CHARGES - SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA EDISON COsceexhibit122.htm
EX-12.1 - STATEMENT RE COMPUTATION OF RATIOS TO EARNINGS TO FIXED CHARGES AND PREFERRED EQ - SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA EDISON COsceexhibit121.htm
EX-5.3 - OPINION OF MUNGER, TOLLES & OLSON, LLP RE VALIDITY OF GUARANTEE - SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA EDISON COsceseriesgexhibit53.htm
EX-4.2 - AMENDED AND RESTATED DECLARATION OF TRUST OF SCE TRUST II - SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA EDISON COsceseriesgexhibit42.htm
EX-5.2 - OPINION OF BARBARA E. MATHEWS, DATED 1/29/2013 - SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA EDISON COsceseriesgexhibit52.htm
EX-4.3 - GUARANTEE AGREEMENT DATED 1/29/2013, BY THE COMPANY - SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA EDISON COsceseriesgexhibit43.htm
EX-5.1 - OPINION OF RICHARDS, LAYTON & FINGER, P.A., REGARDING VALIDITY OF THE TRUST PREF - SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA EDISON COsceseriesgexhibit51.htm
EX-4.1 - CERTIFICATE OF DETERMINATION OF PREFERENCE OF THE COMPANY'S SERIES G PREFERENCE - SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA EDISON COsceseriesgexhibit41.htm
EX-8.1 - OPINION OF MUNGER TOLLES & OLSON, LLP DATED 1/29/2013, RE: CERTAIN TAX MATTERS - SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA EDISON COsceseriesgexhibit81.htm
EX-1.1 - UNDERWRITING AGREEMENT AMONG THE COMPANY, THE TRUST AND THE UNDERWRITERS - SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA EDISON COsceseriesgexhibit11.htm






UNITED STATES
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549


FORM 8-K


CURRENT REPORT

Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934


Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): January 23, 2013


SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA EDISON COMPANY
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)



CALIFORNIA
001-2313
95-1240335
(State or other jurisdiction
(Commission
(I.R.S. Employer
of incorporation)
File Number)
Identification No.)


2244 Walnut Grove Avenue
(P.O. Box 800)
Rosemead, California 91770
(Address of principal executive offices, including zip code)

(626) 302-1212
(Registrant's telephone number, including area code)




Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions:

[ ] Written communications pursuant to Rule 425 under the Securities Act (17 CFR 230.425)

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[ ] Pre-commencement communications pursuant to Rule 13e-4(c) under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.13e-4(c))










Item  8.01    Other Events

On January 23, 2013, SCE Trust II, a statutory trust formed under the laws of the State of Delaware (the “Trust”) by Southern California Edison Company (the “Company”) agreed to sell 16,000,000 of the Trust's 5.10% Trust Preference Securities, liquidation amount of $25 per such security (the “Trust Preference Securities”), representing undivided beneficial ownership interests in the assets of the Trust. The Trust Preference Securities are guaranteed by the Company on a subordinated basis (the “Guarantee”). The proceeds from the sale of the Trust Preference Securities, together with the proceeds from the sale by the Trust of its common securities to the Company, were used by the Trust to purchase shares of the Company's Series G Preference Stock (the “Preference Shares”).  The offering relates to the registration statement on Form S-3 filed by the Company and the Trust (File No. 333-183045).
 
The offering is more fully described in the prospectus dated January 23, 2013 and filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on January 24, 2013. 

Item  9.01    Financial Statements and Exhibits

(d)        Exhibits
See the Exhibit Index below.





SIGNATURES
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.

 
SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA EDISON COMPANY
 
(Registrant)
 
 
 
/s/ Mark C. Clarke
 
Mark C. Clarke
 
Vice President and Controller

Date: January 29, 2013





EXHIBIT INDEX
Exhibit
 
Description
 
 
 
1.1
 
Underwriting Agreement among the Company, the Trust and the underwriters named therein dated as of January 23, 2013.
 
 
 
4.1
 
Certificate of Determination of Preferences of the Company's Series G Preference Shares
 
 
 
4.2
 
Amended and Restated Declaration of Trust of SCE Trust II, dated January 29, 2013, among the Company (as Sponsor), The Bank of New York Mellon Trust Company, N.A. (as Institutional Trustee), BNY Mellon Trust of Delaware (as Delaware Trustee) and the Administrative Trustees named therein.
 
 
 
4.3
 
Guarantee Agreement, dated January 29, 2013, by the Company.
 
 
 
4.4
 
Specimen Trust Preferred Security Certificate (included in 4.2).
 
 
 
5.1
 
Opinion of Richards, Layton & Finger, P.A., dated January 29, 2013, regarding validity of the Trust Preference Securities (including the consent of such counsel).
 
 
 
5.2
 
Opinion of Barbara E. Mathews, dated January 29, 2013, regarding validity of the Series G Preference Shares (including the consent of such counsel).
 
 
 
5.3
 
Opinion of Munger, Tolles & Olson, LLP, dated January 29, 2013, regarding the validity of the Guarantee (including the consent of such counsel).
 
 
 
8.1
 
Opinion of Munger, Tolles & Olson, LLP, dated January 29, 2013, regarding certain tax matters (including the consent of such counsel).
 
 
 
12.1
 
Statement re Computation of Ratios to Earnings to Fixed Charges and Preferred Equity Dividends
 
 
 
12.2
 
Statement re Computation of Ratios of Earnings to Fixed Charges