Goto Section: 76.982 | 76.984 | Table of Contents
Revised as of September 1, 2021
Goto Year:2020 |
§ 76.983 Discrimination.
(a) No Federal agency, state, or local franchising authority may
prohibit a cable operator from offering reasonable discounts to senior
citizens or to economically disadvantaged groups.
(1) Such discounts must be offered equally to all subscribers in the
franchise area who qualify as members of these categories, or any
reasonable subcategory thereof.
(2) For purposes of this section, members of economically disadvantaged
groups are those individuals who receive federal, state or local
(b) Nothing herein shall preclude any Federal agency, state, or local
franchising authority from requiring and regulating the reception of
cable service by hearing impaired individuals.
Goto Section: 76.982 | 76.984
Goto Year: 2020 |
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