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§39-3-7  Fixing standards for service. –

Published: 2015

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Public Utilities and Carriers


Regulatory Powers of Administration

SECTION 39-3-7

   § 39-3-7  Fixing standards for service.


The commission shall periodically, after having given each public utility

concerned reasonable notice and an opportunity to be heard, determine and fix

by order the standard amount, quality, pressure, initial voltage, and character

of each kind of product or service to be furnished or rendered by each public

utility, and standard condition or conditions pertaining to furnishing or

rendering the same, and thereafter each public utility shall furnish and render

the same accordingly. The hearing prescribed by this section may be held

simultaneously with the hearing prescribed by § 39-3-11.

History of Section.

(P.L. 1912, ch. 795, § 45; G.L. 1923, ch. 253, § 45; G.L. 1938, ch.

122, § 42; G.L. 1956, § 39-3-7; P.L. 1969, ch. 240, §