[Adopted by L.L. No. 3-1990]
The Ulster County Legislature, in order to provide for the protection of the health, safety and welfare of persons in the County, finds it in the public interest for there to be an enhanced 911 emergency telephone system operating in Ulster County.
Pursuant to the authority granted to the Legislature by County Law § 303, there is hereby imposed a surcharge of $0.35 per month on each local telephone exchange access line in the County, subject to the restrictions contained herein.
The surcharge herein shall not apply to:
The estimated target date for the commencement of enhanced 911 emergency telephone service in Ulster County is September 30, 1993.
All suppliers of local telephone exchange access lines shall begin to add the surcharge of $0.35 per month as herein provided to all service bills issued after January 1, 1991, or as soon as possible thereafter, subject to the exclusions contained herein.