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Title XXV INCORPORATION AND REGULATION OF CERTAIN UTILITIES AND CARRIERS

Chapter 393

Effective - 28 Aug 1999 bottom

  393.906.  Powers and duties. — A nonprofit water company shall have power:

  (1)  To sue and be sued, in its corporate name;

  (2)  To have succession by its corporate name for the period stated in its articles of incorporation or, if no period is stated in its articles of incorporation, to have such succession perpetually;

  (3)  To adopt a corporate seal and alter the same at pleasure;

  (4)  To provide water treatment services to its members, to governmental agencies and political subdivisions;

  (5)  To make loans to persons to whom water treatment is or will be supplied by the company for the purpose of, and otherwise to assist such persons in, installing therein plumbing fixtures, appliances, apparatus and equipment of any and all kinds and character, and in connection with such installation to purchase, acquire, lease, sell, distribute, install and repair such plumbing fixtures, appliances, apparatus and equipment, and to accept or otherwise acquire, and to sell, assign, transfer, endorse, pledge, hypothecate and otherwise dispose of notes, bonds and other evidences of indebtedness and any and all types of security for such indebtedness;

  (6)  To make loans to persons to whom water treatment is or will be supplied by the company for the purpose of, and otherwise to assist such persons in, constructing, maintaining and operating commercial or industrial plants or facilities;

  (7)  To construct, purchase, take, receive, lease as lessee or otherwise acquire, and to own, hold, use, equip, maintain and operate, and to sell, assign, transfer, convey, exchange, lease as lessor, mortgage, pledge or otherwise dispose of or encumber, water provision or collection or treatment systems, plants, lands, buildings, structures, dams and equipment, and any and all kinds and classes of real or personal property whatsoever, which shall be deemed necessary, convenient or appropriate to accomplish the purpose for which the company is organized;

  (8)  To purchase or otherwise acquire, and to own, hold, use and exercise and to sell, assign, transfer, convey, mortgage, pledge, hypothecate or otherwise dispose of or encumber, franchises, rights, privileges, licenses, rights-of-way and easements;

  (9)  To borrow money and otherwise contract indebtedness, and to issue notes, bonds and other evidences of indebtedness, and to secure the payment of such indebtedness by mortgage, pledge, deed of trust, or any other encumbrance upon any or all of its then-owned or after-acquired real or personal property, assets, franchises, revenues or income;

  (10)  To construct, maintain and operate water distribution and collection and treatment plants and lines along, upon, under and across all public thoroughfares, including without limitation, all roads, highways, streets, alleys, bridges and causeways, and upon, under and across all publicly owned lands, provided that such nonprofit water company complies with any public entity's authority to control the use of its thoroughfares for the purposes described in this subsection;

  (11)  To exercise the power of eminent domain in the manner provided by the laws of this state for the exercise of that power by corporations constructing or operating electric transmission and distribution lines or systems;

  (12)  To conduct its business and exercise any or all of its powers within or without this state;

  (13)  To adopt, amend and repeal bylaws; and

  (14)  To do and perform any and all other acts and things, and to have and exercise any and all other powers which may be necessary, convenient or appropriate to accomplish the purpose for which the company is organized.

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(L. 1999 H.B. 450 § 3 and L. 1999 S.B. 160 & 82 § 3, A.L. 2011 H.B. 315)


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