§24-2-1b. Additional jurisdiction of commission.
(a) Effective the first day of July, one thousand nine hundred
eighty-eight, in addition to all other powers and duties of the
commission as defined in this article, the commission shall
establish, prescribe and enforce rates and fees charged by
commercial solid waste facilities, as defined in section two,
article fifteen, chapter twenty-two of this code, that are owned or
under the direct control of persons or entities who are regulated
under section five, article two, chapter twenty-four-a of this
code. The commission shall establish, prescribe and enforce rules
providing for the safe transportation of solid waste in the state.
The commission shall establish rules for the collection of waste
tires by private commercial carriers of solid waste.
(b) The public service commission shall study the feasibility
of incorporating and adopting guidelines for solid waste collection
fees that are based upon the volume of solid waste generated by any
person. This report shall be submitted to the governor and the
members of the Legislature on or before the first day of January,
one thousand nine hundred ninety-three.