Public Utilities and Carriers
Regulatory Powers of Administration
§ 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, §