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ORDINANCE NO. 1 of 2012 ORDINANCE

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ORDINANCE NO. 1 of 2012 ORDINANCE
AN ORDINANCE SETTING THE FRANCHISE FEE TO BE PAID BY THOSE ENTITIES PROVIDING CABLE OR VIDEO SERVICE WITHIN THE VILLAGE OF VIENNA MUNICIPAL LIMITS UNDER A STATE-GRANTED FRANCHISE AUTHORITY AND OTHERWISE PROVIDING WITH RESPECT THERETO.
WHEREAS, pursuant to the provisions of the Consumer Choice for Television Act of 2008, codified at LSA-RS. 45:1361 et seq, any person or entity desiring to provide cable or video services within the Village of Vienna may do so by obtaining a state-issued certificate of franchise authority; WHEREAS, pursuant to the provisions of LSA-R.S. 45:1366, the holder of a state-issued certificate of franchise authority for cable or video service is required to pay a franchise fee to a municipality in which it operates upon the passage of an ordinance by municipality setting such a fee; and WHEREAS, there are persons or entities which operate or desire to operate cable or video services within the Village of Vienna municipal limits. BE IT THEREFORE ordained by the Village of Vienna Council of the Village of Vienna, State of Louisiana, that all persons or entities providing cable or video services to the citizens of the Village of Vienna pursuant to a state-issued certificate of franchise authority as provided in LSA-R.S. 45:1361 et seq shall, pursuant to the provisions of LSA-R.S. 45:1366, pay the Village of Vienna a franchise fee equal to 5 % of the cable or video service provider's gross revenues, as that term is defined by the "Consumer Choice for Television Act of 2008," derived from operations within the Village of Vienna municipal limits. BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that all ordinances and resolutions in conflict herewith are hereby repealed, except those approving any cable or video franchise agreement in force and effect between the Village of Vienna and any cable or video service provider. The foregoing proposed Ordinance is approved.
YEAS: NAYS: ABSENT:
WHEREUPON, the presiding officer declared the above Ordinance duly adopted on the ____ day of ___, 2012, and effective upon the signature of the Mayor.
ATTEST:
s/________________
1td: November 6, 2012

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