Maine Revised Statutes

§3501. Definitions

1. Consumer-owned transmission and distribution utility.  For the purposes of this chapter, "consumer-owned transmission and distribution utility" means any transmission and distribution utility that is wholly owned by its consumers, including, but not limited to:
A. Any rural electrification cooperative organized under chapter 37; [1987, c. 141, Pt. A, §6 (NEW).]
B. Any electrification cooperative organized on a cooperative plan under the laws of the State; [1987, c. 141, Pt. A, §6 (NEW).]
C. Any municipal or quasi-municipal transmission and distribution utility; [1999, c. 398, Pt. A, §85 (AMD); 1999, c. 398, Pt. A, §§104, 105 (AFF).]
D. The portion of any municipal or quasi-municipal entity providing transmission and distribution services; and [1999, c. 398, Pt. A, §85 (AMD); 1999, c. 398, Pt. A, §§104, 105 (AFF).]
E. Any transmission and distribution utility wholly owned by a municipality. [1999, c. 398, Pt. A, §85 (AMD); 1999, c. 398, Pt. A, §§104, 105 (AFF).]
[ 1999, c. 398, Pt. A, §85 (AMD); 1999, c. 398, Pt. A, §§104, 105 (AFF) .]
SECTION HISTORY
1987, c. 141, §A6 (NEW). 1987, c. 490, §C9 (AMD). 1999, c. 398, §A85 (AMD). 1999, c. 398, §§A104,105 (AFF). MRSA T.35A ., §3505 (RP).