FCC 76.913 Revised as of October 1, 2014
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§ 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 § 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 § 76.916.
[ 58 FR 29753 , May 21, 1993, as amended at 62 FR 6495 , Feb. 12, 1997]
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