Current as of: 2011
(a) The Attorney General shall have the same authority in enforcing, remedying, and otherwise carrying out the provisions of this subchapter as is provided by Chapter 25 of Title 29 and by §§ 2511-2527 and 2531-2536 of this title.
(b) If a court or tribunal of competent jurisdiction finds that any person has wilfully violated this chapter, the Attorney General, upon petition to the court or tribunal, shall recover from the person, on behalf of the State, in addition to all the costs, a civil penalty of not more than $10,000 per violation pursuant to § 2513 of this title. If the violation is against a person age 65 or older or a disabled person, an additional civil penalty of not more than $10,000 per violation shall be recovered pursuant to § 2581 of this title. Each day that a wilful violation continues shall be considered a separate violation.
(c) For the purpose of this chapter, a wilful violation occurs when the party committing the violation knew or should have known that the party's conduct was of a nature prohibited by this chapter.
(d) The remedies provided for in this chapter are not exclusive, and shall be in addition to any other procedures, rights or remedies which exist with respect to any other provisions of law.
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Tennessee Code > Title 65 > Chapter 4 > Part 1 > § 65-4-104. Authority's jurisdiction and control of public utilities
Current as of: 2010
The authority has general supervisory and regulatory power, jurisdiction, and control over all public utilities, and also over their property, property rights, facilities, and franchises, so far as may be necessary for the purpose of carrying out the provisions of this chapter. However, such general supervisory and regulatory power and jurisdiction and control shall not apply to street railway companies.
[Acts 1919, ch. 49, § 3; Shan. Supp., § 3059a85; Code 1932, § 5447; Acts 1943, ch. 51, § 1; C. Supp. 1950, § 5447; impl. am. Acts 1955, ch. 69, § 1; T.C.A. (orig. ed.), § 65-404; Acts 1995, ch. 305, § 20.]
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