Township of Lower Providence, PA
Montgomery County
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Table of Contents
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Supervisors of the Township of Lower Providence 11-21-2002 by Ord. No. 474. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Electrical standards — See Ch. 79.
Streets and sidewalks — See Ch. 120.
Article I General Provisions

§ 6-1 Title.

§ 6-2 Legislative findings.

§ 6-3 Purpose.

Article II Definitions and Word Usage

§ 6-4 Word usage.

§ 6-5 Definitions.

Article III Grant of Franchise

§ 6-6 Grant of franchise.

§ 6-7 Nonexclusive franchise.

§ 6-8 Franchise subject to other laws and police powers.

§ 6-9 Continuing service obligations.

§ 6-10 Franchise required.

§ 6-11 Prohibitions.

§ 6-12 Term of franchise.

§ 6-13 Use of public rights-of-way.

§ 6-14 Use of grantee facilities.

§ 6-15 Erection, removal and common use of poles.

§ 6-16 No recourse against Township.

§ 6-17 Rights and remedies of Township reserved.

§ 6-18 Franchise fees.

§ 6-19 Transfer of ownership or control.

§ 6-20 Revocation and acceleration of expiration date.

§ 6-21 Receivership and foreclosure.

§ 6-22 Notices.

Article IV Regulation of Franchise

§ 6-23 Regulatory authority.

§ 6-24 Supervision of franchise.

§ 6-25 Cable Evaluation and Advisory Committee.

§ 6-26 Rates and charges.

§ 6-27 Disposition of cable home wiring.

Article V Bonds, Insurance and Indemnification

§ 6-28 Performance bond and/or letter of credit.

§ 6-29 Security fund.

§ 6-30 Liability and insurance.

§ 6-31 Indemnification.

Article VI Application and System Construction Requirements

§ 6-32 Application for grant of initial cable system franchise.

§ 6-33 Application for grant of an initial open video system franchise.

§ 6-34 Filing fees.

§ 6-35 System construction schedule.

§ 6-36 Construction reporting requirements.

Article VII Service Requirements

§ 6-37 Services to subscribers and users.

§ 6-38 Connections and other grantee services.

§ 6-39 Customer standards, service and procedures.

§ 6-40 Continuity of service mandatory.

§ 6-41 Service discrimination and exclusive programming agreements prohibited.

Article VIII Books, Records and Reports

§ 6-42 Records and books available to the grantor.

§ 6-43 Reports required.

Article IX Miscellaneous Provisions

§ 6-44 Transitional provisions for existing facilities.

§ 6-45 Time.

§ 6-46 Prevelance of state law.

§ 6-47 Severability.

§ 6-48 Repealer.

§ 6-49 When effective.