Alternative Dispute Resolution

SS/HB 331 – Establishes a procedure for certain utilities to construct facilities over, under, or across a railroad right– of–way. Under the terms of this act, if the parties cannot agree that special circumstances exist to a particular crossing, the dispute shall be submitted to binding arbitration. (See also Utilities) (Signed 7/5/13) 

S/SCS/HCS/HB 345
– Provides for binding arbitration of disputes relating to any pole attachment fee, term, or condition as set forth in this act. (See also Utilities)