§ 16-263 Power to construct and operate natural gas pipeline
§ 16-264 Filing of certificate of public convenience. Eminent domain
§ 16-265 Certain property exempted from eminent domain
§ 16-266 Procedure for determining damages
§ 16-267 Temporary use of property pending condemnation
§ 16-268 Duties of corporation
§ 16-269 Franchise area. Restricted sale
§ 16-270 Transportation of natural gas; declaration of public interest
§ 16-271 Powers of authority
§ 16-272 Authority of Public Utilities Regulatory Authority as to corporation holding certificate under federal act
§ 16-273 Complaints of defects in equipment
§ 16-274 Hearing on complaint
§ 16-275 Submission of plans to authority
§ 16-276 Submission of map to authority
§ 16-277 Other applicable statutes
§ 16-278 Compliance with orders
§ 16-279 Interstate or foreign commerce not affected
§ 16-280 Copy of certificate issued under federal act to be filed with secretary
§ 16-280a Definitions
§ 16-280b Violation of federal safety standards prohibited. Regulations. Waiver of safety standards
§ 16-280c Federal safety standards adopted as state standards
§ 16-280d Records, reports and inspection
§ 16-280e Penalties
§ 16-280f Injunction. Enforcement of standards
§ 16-280g Facilities and transportation subject to Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
§ 16-280h Filing of supply and transmission contracts or data with authority

Terms Used In Connecticut General Statutes > Chapter 284

  • another: may extend and be applied to communities, companies, corporations, public or private, limited liability companies, societies and associations. See Connecticut General Statutes 1-1
  • Appraisal: A determination of property value.
  • Authority: means the Public Utilities Regulatory Authority and "department" means the Department of Energy and Environmental Protection. See Connecticut General Statutes 16-1
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Defendant: In a civil suit, the person complained against; in a criminal case, the person accused of the crime.
  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • Gas company: includes every person owning, leasing, maintaining, operating, managing or controlling mains, pipes or other fixtures, in public highways or streets, for the transmission or distribution of gas for sale for heat or power within this state, or engaged in the manufacture of gas to be so transmitted or distributed for such purpose, but shall not include (A) a person manufacturing gas through the use of a biomass gasification plant provided such person does not own, lease, maintain, operate, manage or control mains, pipes or other fixtures in public highways or streets, (B) a municipal gas utility established under chapter 101 or any other gas utility owned, leased, maintained, operated, managed or controlled by any unit of local government under any general statute or any public or special act, or (C) an entity approved to submeter pursuant to section 16-19ff. See Connecticut General Statutes 16-1
  • Injunction: An order of the court prohibiting (or compelling) the performance of a specific act to prevent irreparable damage or injury.
  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • Partnership: A voluntary contract between two or more persons to pool some or all of their assets into a business, with the agreement that there will be a proportional sharing of profits and losses.
  • Person: means an individual, business, firm, corporation, association, joint stock association, trust, partnership or limited liability company. See Connecticut General Statutes 16-1
  • Pipeline company: includes every person owning, leasing, maintaining, operating, managing or controlling mains, pipes or other fixtures through, over, across or under any public land, water, parkways, highways, parks or public grounds for the transportation, transmission or distribution of petroleum products for hire within this state. See Connecticut General Statutes 16-1
  • Plant: includes all real estate, buildings, tracks, pipes, mains, poles, wires and other fixed or stationary construction and equipment, wherever located, used in the conduct of the business of the company. See Connecticut General Statutes 16-1
  • railroad company: shall be construed to mean and include all corporations, trustees, receivers or other persons, that lay out, construct, maintain or operate a railroad, unless such meaning would be repugnant to the context or to the manifest intention of the General Assembly. See Connecticut General Statutes 1-1
  • Remainder: An interest in property that takes effect in the future at a specified time or after the occurrence of some event, such as the death of a life tenant.
  • Summons: Another word for subpoena used by the criminal justice system.
  • Trial: A hearing that takes place when the defendant pleads "not guilty" and witnesses are required to come to court to give evidence.
  • Trustee: A person or institution holding and administering property in trust.