UTILITY FRANCHISE MANAGEMENT - SCOPE OF APPLICATION OF PCC 7.14 TO COMMUNICATIONS PROVIDERS
Administrative Rule Adopted by Office for Community Technology Pursuant to Rule-Making Authority
All providers of wireline voice telephone and communications services to subscribers in the City of Portland, whether by means of provider-owned facilities or facilities owned by another, including voice services delivered through the use of Internet Protocol, are required to obtain a Utility License by means of the application forms attached hereto. Fees and payments shall be as provided in PCC 7.14.060, and shall be accompanied by the applicable reporting form, by category, provided under UTIL-UFM 1.03 hereof. The Utility License Law does not apply to wireless communications or telephone providers, nor to such providers paying compensation to the City on a linear foot basis under the terms of a valid franchise, license or permit.
Adopted by Director of Office for Community Technology December 30, 2009.
Renumbered by City Auditor from UTIL-UFM 1.04 and filed for inclusion in PPD January 8, 2010.
Renumbered by City Auditor from UTL-3.04 to UTL-3.05 November 8, 2011.