Main Content Act 9 of 1929 friendly link Printer Friendly bills affecting index and updates Search within this Statute for NATURAL GASAct 9 of 1929AN ACT to regulate corporations, associations or persons engaged in the business of carrying and transporting natural gas through pipe lines and to regulate the production, purchase and sale of natural gas; to provide for the control and regulation of such corporations, associations and persons by the Michigan public utilities commission; to define the powers and duties of the commission relative thereto; to prescribe penalties for the violations of the provisions hereof; and to repeal Act No. 29 of the Public Acts of 1889. History: 1929, Act 9, Imd. Eff. Mar. 19, 1929 © 2009 Legislative Council, State of MichiganThe People of the State of Michigan enact: DocumentTypeDescription Section 483.101SectionNatural gas; buying, selling or transporting. Section 483.102SectionCondemnation to acquire rights-of-way, use of highways; limitation to intrastate transportation. Section 483.103SectionControl vested in public utilities commission; scope; limitations. Section 483.104SectionCommon purchaser; definition; purchase without discrimination. Section 483.105SectionRegulations of public utilities commission. Section 483.106SectionCommon carriers; preference prohibited. Section 483.107SectionMaximum daily flow. Section 483.108SectionCurtailment of purchase. Section 483.109SectionMap or plat of proposed line; filing with public utilities commission, approval; existing carriers. Section 483.110SectionFiling schedule of rates or charges; filing copies of contracts; alterations or amendments; application; approval; appeal. Section 483.111SectionSale and purchase contract; filing. Section 483.112SectionAnnual statement; contents. Section 483.113SectionAccounts and records. Section 483.114SectionPrevention of waste; rules of public utilities commission. Section 483.115SectionPenalties; civil liability. Section 483.116SectionAssistants; employment by commission. Section 483.117SectionMunicipal corporations excepted. Section 483.120SectionImmediate effect.