(a)   The City will follow the FCC Rate Regulations in its regulation of the basic service rates and charges of any cable television system operating in the City, notwithstanding any different or inconsistent provisions in an applicable franchise.
   (b)   In connection with such regulation, the City will ensure a reasonable opportunity for consideration of the views of interested parties as provided in this chapter.
   (c)   The Mayor or his or her designee is authorized to execute on behalf of the City, and file with the FCC, such certification forms or other instruments as are now or may hereafter be required by the FCC Rate Regulations in order to enable the City to regulate basic service rates and charges.
(Res. 206-93. Passed 10-21-93.)