Circular of the National Bureau of Standards

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U.S. Government Printing Office, 1915 - Weights and measures
 

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Page 297 - Whenever the Commission, after a hearing had upon its own motion...
Page 308 - ... ascertain and fix adequate and serviceable standards for the measurement of quantity, quality, pressure, initial voltage or other condition pertaining to the supply of the product, commodity or service furnished or rendered by any such public utility...
Page 84 - The notice shall be served by delivering a copy thereof to the contestee, or by leaving such copy at his usual place of abode with some member of his family over the age of fifteen years; or, if neither such contestee nor his family can be found in the county, and service cannot be had as aforesaid, it shall be sufficient service of such notice...
Page 226 - Every public utility shall furnish, provide and maintain such service, instrumentalities, equipment and facilities as shall promote the safety, health, comfort and convenience of its patrons, employees and the public, and as shall be in all respects adequate, efficient, just and reasonable.
Page 148 - Square Measure 144 square inches = 1 square foot 9 square feet = 1 square yard 30...
Page 311 - The Commission shall have general supervision over all public utilities, with power to fix and establish rates and to prescribe rules, requirements and regulations, affecting their services, operation, and the management and conduct of their business; shall inquire into the management of the business thereof, and the method in which same is conducted. It shall have full...
Page 122 - Specific Gravity The ratio of the weight of any volume of a substance to the weight of an equal volume of another substance taken as standard at a constant or stated temperature.
Page 314 - The commission shall prescribe rules and regulations for the performance of any service or the furnishing of any commodity of the character furnished or supplied by any public utility, and, on proper demand and tender of rates, such public utility shall furnish such commodity or render such service within the time and upon the conditions provided in such rules.
Page 326 - The commission shall investigate all accidents occurring within this State upon the property of any public utility or directly or indirectly arising from or connected with its...
Page 315 - ... existing plant, equipment, apparatus, facilities, or other physical property of any public utility or of any two or more public utilities ought reasonably to be made, or that new structures should be erected, to promote the security or convenience of its employees or...

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