2014 Virginia Code
Title 56 - Public Service Companies

Chapter 1. GENERAL PROVISIONS
Article 1. IN GENERAL

Article 2. FORECLOSURE SALES AND DISSOLUTION

Article 3. OCCUPATION OF STREETS AND ROADS

Article 4. CROSSINGS AND CONNECTIONS

Article 5. RATES, RECORDS, REPORTS, ETC

Article 6. COMPANIES IN WHICH COMMONWEALTH IS INTERESTED

Chapter 2. CREATION AND POWERS OF PUBLIC SERVICE CORPORATIONS

Chapter 2.1. COMPETITIVE TELEPHONE COMPANIES

Chapter 3. ISSUANCE OF STOCKS, BONDS, ETC.

Chapter 4. REGULATION OF RELATIONS WITH AFFILIATED INTERESTS

Chapter 5. UTILITY TRANSFERS ACT

Chapter 6. TRANSPORTATION COMPANIES GENERALLY
Article 1. RATES AND CHARGES

Article 2. SERVICE

Article 3. LIABILITIES

Article 4. LIEN

Article 5. STATE CORPORATION COMMISSION; SURETY BONDS ON EMPLOYEES; TRANSPORTATION OF EXPLOSIVES, CONVICTS AND INSANE PERSONS

Chapter 7. AIR CARRIERS [Repealed]

Chapter 8. CANAL COMPANIES [Repealed]

Chapter 9. DISTRIBUTION AND POWER SUPPLY COOPERATIVES [Repealed]

Chapter 9.1. UTILITY CONSUMER SERVICES COOPERATIVES AND UTILITY AGGREGATION COOPERATIVES
Article 1. UTILITY CONSUMER SERVICES COOPERATIVES ACT

Article 2. UTILITY AGGREGATION COOPERATIVES ACT

Chapter 10. HEAT, LIGHT, POWER, WATER AND OTHER UTILITY COMPANIES GENERALLY
Article 1. DEFINITIONS

Article 1.1. PURCHASING PRACTICES

Article 2. SERVICES, RATES, CHARGES, ETC

Article 2.1. REGULATION OF SUBMETERING AND ENERGY ALLOCATION EQUIPMENT

Article 3. POWERS OF COMMISSION IN RELATION TO SERVICE

Article 4. SALE OF PLANTS; EXTENSIONS; GENERAL POWERS OF COMPANIES

Article 5. PIPELINES AND OTHER WORKS

Article 6. WATER AND SEWERAGE COMPANIES

Chapter 10.1. UTILITY FACILITIES ACT

Chapter 10.2. CERTAIN WATER AND SEWERAGE SYSTEMS NOT REGULATED AS PUBLIC UTILITIES

Chapter 10.2:1. SMALL WATER OR SEWER PUBLIC UTILITY ACT

Chapter 10.3. UNDERGROUND UTILITY DAMAGE PREVENTION ACT

Chapter 11. EXPRESS COMPANIES [Repealed]

Chapter 12. MOTOR VEHICLE CARRIERS GENERALLY

Chapter 12.1. HOUSEHOLD GOODS CARRIERS [Repealed]

Chapter 12.2. PETROLEUM TANK TRUCK CARRIERS [Repealed]

Chapter 12.3. SIGHT-SEEING CARRIERS [Repealed]

Chapter 12.4. SPECIAL OR CHARTER PARTY CARRIERS [Repealed]

Chapter 12.5. RESTRICTED PARCEL CARRIERS [Repealed]

Chapter 12.6. MOTOR VEHICLES OF RAILROAD COMPANIES [Repealed]

Chapter 12.7. CARRIERS BY MOTOR LAUNCH [Repealed]

Chapter 12.8. LIMOUSINES AND EXECUTIVE SEDANS [Repealed]

Chapter 13. RAILROAD CORPORATIONS
Article 1. CREATION, CHANGES OF CORPORATE STRUCTURE, ETC

Article 2. POWERS

Article 3. EXTENSIONS; CONNECTIONS; CROSSING OTHER RAILROADS, ROADS, ETC

Article 4. DUTIES

Article 5. SEGREGATION OF RACES, ETC

Article 6. HIGHWAY CROSSINGS

Article 7. SAFETY PROVISIONS

Article 8. RIGHTS-OF-WAY; FIRES; FENCES; CATTLE GUARDS, ETC

Article 9. LIABILITY TO EMPLOYEES

Article 10. EXCURSIONS AND PICNICS

Article 11. MISCELLANEOUS

Chapter 14. STEAMSHIP COMPANIES [Repealed]

Chapter 14.1. SIGHT-SEEING CARRIERS BY BOAT [Repealed]

Chapter 15. TELEGRAPH AND TELEPHONE COMPANIES
Article 1. ERECTION OF LINES; RIGHTS-OF-WAY; EMINENT DOMAIN, ETC

Article 2. DUTIES IN REGARD TO MESSAGES; NEGLIGENCE; DAMAGES

Article 3. SUPERVISION BY COMMISSION

Article 4. EXTENSION AND REDUCTION OF TELEPHONE SERVICE

Article 5. TELECOMMUNICATIONS RELAY SERVICE

Article 5.1. PROVISION OF CERTAIN COMMUNICATIONS SERVICES

Article 6. WIRELESS ENHANCED PUBLIC SAFETY TELEPHONE SERVICE ACT

Article 7. ENHANCED PUBLIC SAFETY TELEPHONE SERVICES ACT

Article 8. EMERGENCY CALLS ON MULTILINE TELEPHONE SYSTEMS

Chapter 16. TELEPHONE COOPERATIVES ACT

Chapter 16.1. RADIO COMMON CARRIERS [Repealed]

Chapter 16.2. CELLULAR MOBILE RADIO COMMUNICATIONS CARRIERS [Repealed]

Chapter 16.3. PAY TELEPHONE REGISTRATION ACT

Chapter 17. STATE OPERATION OF PUBLIC UTILITIES

Chapter 19. SMALL INVESTOR-OWNED TELEPHONE UTILITY ACT

Chapter 20. VIRGINIA HIGHWAY CORPORATION ACT OF 1988

Chapter 21. HAZARDOUS LIQUID PIPELINE SAFETY ACT

Chapter 22. PUBLIC-PRIVATE TRANSPORTATION ACT OF 1995 [REPEALED EFFECTIVE OCTOBER 1, 2014]

Chapter 22.1. THE PUBLIC-PRIVATE EDUCATION FACILITIES AND INFRASTRUCTURE ACT OF 2002

Chapter 23. VIRGINIA ELECTRIC UTILITY REGULATION ACT

Chapter 24. ELECTRIC UTILITY INTEGRATED RESOURCE PLANNING

Chapter 25. NATURAL GAS CONSERVATION AND RATEMAKING EFFICIENCY ACT

Chapter 26. STEPS TO ADVANCE VIRGINIA'S ENERGY PLAN (SAVE) ACT

Chapter 27. QUALIFIED PROJECTS OF NATURAL GAS UTILITIES

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