Township of Uwchlan, PA
Chester County
By using eCode360 you agree to be legally bound by the Terms of Use. If you do not agree to the Terms of Use, please do not use eCode360.
Table of Contents
Table of Contents
[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Supervisors of the Township of Uwchlan 1-22-1996 by Ord. No. 96-01. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Emergency communications systems — See Ch. 119.
Cable television franchise agreement — See Ch. A270
Article I General Provisions

§ 94-1 Title.

§ 94-2 Purpose.

Article II Definitions and Word Usage

§ 94-3 Definitions.

Article III Grant of Franchise

§ 94-4 Grant of franchises.

§ 94-5 Franchise required.

§ 94-6 Franchise characteristics.

§ 94-7 Franchisee subject to other laws, police power.

§ 94-8 Interpretation of franchise terms.

§ 94-9 Operation of a broadband system without a franchise.

§ 94-10 Right of condemnation reserved.

Article IV Applications for Grant, Renewal or Modification

§ 94-11 Written application.

§ 94-12 Application for grant of an initial franchise.

§ 94-13 Application for grant of a renewal franchise.

§ 94-14 Application for modification of a franchise.

§ 94-15 Filing fees.

§ 94-16 Public hearings.

Article V Cable System Design

§ 94-17 System requirements.

§ 94-18 Minimum capacity.

§ 94-19 Description of system.

§ 94-20 Interconnection.

§ 94-21 Provision of service.

§ 94-22 Technical standards.

Article VI Minimum Facilities and Services

§ 94-23 Emergency Alert System.

§ 94-24 Access channels.

§ 94-25 Studio and equipment.

§ 94-26 Remote line telecasting.

§ 94-27 Recovery of external costs.

Article VII Construction Provisions

§ 94-28 System construction schedule.

§ 94-29 Construction standards.

§ 94-30 Publicizing proposed construction work.

Article VIII Operation and Reporting Provisions

§ 94-31 Open books and records.

§ 94-32 Reports required.

§ 94-33 Records required.

§ 94-34 Performance evaluation.

§ 94-35 Proprietary information.

Article IX Consumer Protection Provisions

§ 94-36 Customer service requirements.

§ 94-37 Notice of programming changes.

§ 94-38 Reconnection.

§ 94-39 Disconnection.

§ 94-40 Parental control option.

§ 94-41 Township Manager.

Article X Rate Regulation

§ 94-42 Rate charge and rate schedule.

§ 94-43 Local regulatory framework.

Article XI Franchise Fee

§ 94-44 Finding.

§ 94-45 Payment to Township.

Article XII Insurance; Surety; Indemnification

§ 94-46 Insurance required.

§ 94-47 Qualifications of sureties.

§ 94-48 Policies available for review.

§ 94-49 Additional insureds; prior notice of policy cancellation.

§ 94-50 Indemnification.

§ 94-51 Indemnification for Cable Act claims.

§ 94-52 No limit of liability.

Article XIII Enforcement Remedies

§ 94-53 Available remedies.

§ 94-54 Fines.

§ 94-55 Determination of appropriate remedies.

Article XIV Transfers

§ 94-56 Township approval required.

§ 94-57 Application.

§ 94-58 Determination by Township.

§ 94-59 Transferee's agreement.

§ 94-60 Approval does not constitute waiver.

§ 94-61 Processing fee.

Article XV Revocation or Termination of Franchise

§ 94-62 Basis for revocation.

§ 94-63 Procedure.

§ 94-64 Revocation after bankruptcy.

§ 94-65 Revocation after foreclosure.

§ 94-66 Rights on revocation.

§ 94-67 Automatic forfeiture.

Article XVI Rights of Individuals Protected

§ 94-68 Discriminatory practices prohibited.

§ 94-69 Equal employment opportunity.

§ 94-70 Subscriber privacy.

Article XVII Miscellaneous Provisions

§ 94-71 Compliance with laws.

§ 94-72 Severability.

§ 94-73 Emergency use.

§ 94-74 Captions.

§ 94-75 Calculation of time.

§ 94-76 Repealer.

§ 94-77 Effective date.

Article XVIII Franchise Effective Date; Time of Acceptance

§ 94-78 Franchise effective date.

§ 94-79 Franchisee bound.