CenterPoint Energy, Inc.
CenterPoint Energy Transition Bond CO III, LLC (Form: EFFECT, Received: 01/29/2008 06:01:47)
UNITED STATES
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549

NOTICE OF EFFECTIVENESS

Effective Date: January 28, 2008
Form: S-3
CIK: 0001412853
Company Name: CenterPoint Energy Transition Bond CO III, LLC
File Number: 333-147114
CIK: 0000048732
Company Name: CENTERPOINT ENERGY HOUSTON ELECTRIC LLC
File Number: 333-147114-01