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The DC Code: § 34-913 Separate hearings on complaints; complaints not to be dismissed because of absence of direct damage.

Index34 Public Utilities. (Refs & Annos)

The Commission may, in its discretion, when complaint is made of more than one rate or charge of any public utility, order separate hearings thereon, and may consider and determine the several matters complained of separately and at such times as it may prescribe. No complaint shall of necessity at any time be dismissed because of the absence of direct damage to the complainant.

Historical and Statutory

Prior Codifications 1981 Ed., § 43-614. 1973 Ed., § 43-413. Effect of Amendments D.C. Law 13-107 substituted "rate or charge of any public utility" for "rate or charge". Legislative History of Laws For Law 13-107, see notes following § 34-908. DC CODE § 34-913 Current through December 11, 2012


(Mar. 4, 1913, 37 Stat. 984, ch. 150, § 8, par. 43; May 9, 2000, D.C. Law 13-107, § 201(h), 47 DCR 1091.)