49-31-5 Promulgation of rules for conduct of business.
Promulgation of rules for conduct of business.
The commission may regulate the
business of providing telecommunication service and may promulgate rules pursuant to chapter 1-26
Requirements for telecommunications companies to maintain and make available to the
public and the commission records and utility tariffs;
Requirements for telecommunications companies to provide information to customers
regarding credit, deposits, services, refunds and billing rights;
Requirements that telecommunications companies must follow regarding procedures for
Procedures and requirements for handling billing disputes, service interruptions, payment
plans and refunds;
Standards and procedures for telecommunications companies to follow to ensure
nondiscriminatory credit policies;
Procedures, requirements and record-keeping guidelines regarding deposit policies;
Procedures, requirements and record-keeping guidelines regarding customer refunds;
Policies for telecommunications companies to follow regarding refusal of telephone
service to the public;
Policies for telecommunications companies to follow regarding disconnection of customer
Registration procedures, service requirements, billing practices and maximum service
charges for alternative operator services in South Dakota;
Procedures and requirements for classification and reclassification proceedings;
Standards, procedures and requirements regarding the telecommunications utility
Application and notice procedures for the construction of telecommunications facilities;
Requirements for filing and noticing tariff changes.
SDC 1939, § 52.0260; SL 1986, ch 22, § 22; SL 1987, ch 345, § 45; SL 1990, ch 371, § 2;
SL 1992, ch 328, § 10.