Combining of systems and services into single utility system.
Any combined system
furnishing light, heat, power, water supply, and sewerage service, or any of such services may be
hereafter acquired, established, equipped, maintained, operated, extended, or improved as a single
utility under the provisions of this chapter, and any two or more systems owned and operated by a
municipality may be combined for such purposes, or additional services of the types mentioned in
§ 9-40-1 may be added to those furnished by any utility system owned and operated by the
municipality; provided, that the nature of such combined system shall be set forth and the necessity
for such combination determined in and by the ordinance required by the provisions of § 9-40-5.
Source: SDC 1939, § 45.2401 as added by SL 1949, ch 191, § 1; SL 1957, ch 251.