Any municipality may use any right-of-way, easement, or other similar property right necessary or convenient in connection with the acquisition, improvement, operation or maintenance of an electric plant, held by the state or any other municipality; provided, that such other municipality shall consent to such use.

Terms Used In Tennessee Code 7-52-104. Rights-of-way over public lands

  • Electric plant: means generating, transmission, or distribution systems, together with all other facilities, equipment and appurtenances necessary or appropriate to any such systems for the furnishing of electric power and energy for lighting, heating, power or any other purpose for which electric power and energy can be used. See
  • Improvement: means any improvement, extension, betterment, or addition to any electric plant. See
  • Municipality: means any county, metropolitan government, incorporated city or town in the state of Tennessee. See
  • Property: includes both personal and real property. See Tennessee Code 1-3-105
  • State: when applied to the different parts of the United States, includes the District of Columbia and the several territories of the United States. See Tennessee Code 1-3-105

[Acts 1935, ch. 32, § 20; C. Supp. 1950, § 3708.20; T.C.A. (orig. ed.), § 6-1504.]