Maine Revised Statutes

§7231. Laws that apply only to service providers

Notwithstanding any other provision of law, the provisions listed in subsections 1 to 4 do not apply to a telephone utility except service providers with respect to the provision of provider of last resort service: [2011, c. 623, Pt. A, §18 (NEW).]

1. Regulation and control of public utilities.  The following sections of chapter 7:
A. Section 703 relating to discounts and discrimination; [2011, c. 623, Pt. A, §18 (NEW).]
B. Section 704 relating to termination of utility services; [2011, c. 623, Pt. A, §18 (NEW).]
C. Section 705 relating to utility deposits; [2011, c. 623, Pt. A, §18 (NEW).]
D. Section 706 relating to tenant liability for landlord utility bills; [2011, c. 623, Pt. A, §18 (NEW).]
E. Section 713 relating to unregulated business ventures; and [2011, c. 623, Pt. A, §18 (NEW).]
F. Section 715 relating to rules of the commission; [2011, c. 623, Pt. A, §18 (NEW).]
[ 2011, c. 623, Pt. A, §18 (NEW) .]
2. Sales, leases and mortgages of property.  The following sections of chapter 11:
A. Section 1101 relating to authorization; and [2011, c. 623, Pt. A, §18 (NEW).]
B. Section 1103 relating to transfer of utility stock; [2011, c. 623, Pt. A, §18 (NEW).]
[ 2011, c. 623, Pt. A, §18 (NEW) .]
3. Procedure.  The following sections of chapter 13:
A. Section 1302 relating to complaints; and [2011, c. 623, Pt. A, §18 (NEW).]
B. Section 1303 relating to investigations; and [2011, c. 623, Pt. A, §18 (NEW).]
[ 2011, c. 623, Pt. A, §18 (NEW) .]
4. Telephone lines.  The following sections of chapter 79:
A. Section 7904 relating to purchasing and taking land for public use. [2011, c. 623, Pt. A, §18 (NEW).]
[ 2011, c. 623, Pt. A, §18 (NEW) .]
SECTION HISTORY
2011, c. 623, Pt. A, §18 (NEW).