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Some duties of utility board members

Topic: 
UTILITIES--BOARDS
Author: 
Scholes, Donald L.
Publisher/Date: 
2009
Series: 
Counsel's corner
Note: 
In Tennessee utility news -- Vol. 23 - no. 2 (2nd quarter 2009)
Summary: 
Examines some of the duties of utility board members and recent legislation affecting boards, including: fraud reporting, conflict of interest, approval of bill adjustment, employee pay and payroll, inadequate separation of employee duties, competitive bidding requirements, use of licensed contractors, duty to maintain board minutes, and use of utility facilities for private gain.