Goto Section: 76.912 | 76.914 | Table of Contents
Revised as of
Goto Year:1996 |
Sec. 76.913 Assumption of jurisdiction by the Commission.
(a) Upon denial or revocation of the franchising authority's
certification, the Commission will regulate rates for cable services and
associated equipment of a cable system not subject to effective
competition, as defined in Sec. 76.905, in a franchise area. Such
regulation by the Commission will continue until the franchising
authority has obtained certification or recertification.
(b) A franchising authority unable to meet certification standards
may petition the Commission to regulate the rates for basic cable
service and associated equipment of its franchisee when:
(1) The franchising authority lacks the resources to administer rate
(2) The franchising authority lacks the legal authority to regulate
basic service rates; Provided, however, That the authority must submit
with its request a statement detailing the nature of the legal
(c) The Commission will regulate basic service rates pursuant to
this Section until the franchising authority qualifies to exercise
jurisdiction pursuant to Sec. 76.916.
[58 1997 FR 29753 , May 21, 1993, as amended at 62 FR 6495 , Feb. 12, 1997]
Effective Date Note: At 62 FR 6495 , Feb. 12, 1997, in Sec. 76.913,
paragraph (b)(1) was revised. This amendment contains information
collection and recordkeeping requirements and will not become effective
until approval has been given by the Office of Management and Budget.
Goto Section: 76.912 | 76.914
Goto Year: 1996 |
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