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Virginia Administrative Code
Title 20. Public Utilities And Telecommunications
Agency 5. State Corporation Commission
Chapter 409. Rules Governing the Sharing or Resale of Local Exchange Service (Shared Tenant Service)

20VAC5-409-10. Shared tenant service permissible.

A. The tariffs of Virginia local exchange companies shall not prohibit any persons from subscribing to local exchange business telecommunications services and facilities and privately reoffering those communication services and facilities to persons or entities occupying buildings or facilities that are within specifically identified contiguous property areas (even if the contiguous area is intersected by public thoroughfares or rights-of-way) and are either: (i) under common ownership, which is either the same owners, common general partners, or common principal equity investor; or (ii) within a common development which is either an office or commercial complex, a shopping center, an apartment or condominium or cooperative complex, an airport, a hotel or motel, a college or university, or a complex consisting of mixed uses of the types described above, but not to include residential subdivisions consisting of single-family detached dwellings.

B. Such private reoffering shall be referred to as "shared tenant service."

Statutory Authority

§ 12.1-13 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from Virginia Register Volume 18, Issue 4, eff. October 17, 2001.

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