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6135.0200 DEFINITIONS.

Subpart 1.

Electric transmission.

"Electric transmission" means lines, cables, or conduits used to transport large blocks of power between two points, generally, 69 kilovolt-amperes or more. As distinguished from "distribution" which means lines, cables, or conduits used to distribute power to the utility company's customers, generally, less than 69 kilovolt-amperes.

Subp. 2.

Public waters.

"Public waters" means all waters of the state which serve a beneficial public purpose, as defined in Minnesota Statutes, section 103A.201, subdivision 1.

Subp. 3.

Utilities.

"Utilities" means lines, cables, and conduits for telephone, telegraph, or electric power, and pipelines for gases, liquids, or solids in suspension, and any other such item covered by the licensing requirements of Minnesota Statutes, section 84.415.

Statutory Authority:

MS s 84.415

Published Electronically:

June 11, 2008