49-31-5.3 Independent telecommunications companies--Procedure for election by subscribers to be regu...
Independent telecommunications companies--Procedure for election by
subscribers to be regulated by commission.
The ballot to be used in the election shall be approved
by the independent telecommunications company and the commission. The commission shall mail
ballots, at company cost, to the company's subscribers who shall return the ballots to the
commission. The commission shall keep the ballots sealed until the date agreed upon by the
commission and board of directors. On the date set, a commission representative and a representative
of the company shall count the ballots. If a majority of the company's subscribers elect to become
subject to regulation by the commission, the election shall be effective thirty days after the date the
ballots are counted.
Source: SL 1982, ch 329, § 4; SL 1992, ch 328, § 13.