Article 1 General Provisions 11-1901 – 11-1903
Article 2 Local Licenses 11-1911 – 11-1921
Article 3 Duties of Video Service Providers 11-1931 – 11-1933
Article 4 Counties 11-1941 – 11-1945
Article 5 Enforcement 11-1951 – 11-1952

Terms Used In Arizona Laws > Title 11 > Chapter 14 - Video Service

  • Affidavit: A written statement of facts confirmed by the oath of the party making it, before a notary or officer having authority to administer oaths.
  • Affiliate: means a person that directly or indirectly, through one or more intermediaries, controls, is controlled by or is under common control with a video service provider. See Arizona Laws 11-1901
  • Agreement: means any agreement or contract. See Arizona Laws 11-1901
  • Amendment: A proposal to alter the text of a pending bill or other measure by striking out some of it, by inserting new language, or both. Before an amendment becomes part of the measure, thelegislature must agree to it.
  • Appropriation: The provision of funds, through an annual appropriations act or a permanent law, for federal agencies to make payments out of the Treasury for specified purposes. The formal federal spending process consists of two sequential steps: authorization
  • Bond: means any bond issued pursuant to this article, including any tax secured bond. See Arizona Laws 9-521
  • boundaries: means all of the area of the county that is not within the corporate limits of any city or town, including unincorporated territory that is surrounded on all sides by a combination of one or more cities, towns or Indian reservations. See Arizona Laws 11-1901
  • Commercial mobile service provider: means a person that provides commercial mobile service as defined in 47 United States Code section 332(d) or commercial mobile radio service as described in 47 Code of Federal Regulations section 20. See Arizona Laws 11-1901
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • Day: means a calendar day, except a Saturday or Sunday or a holiday prescribed in section 1-301. See Arizona Laws 11-1901
  • Fair market value: The price at which an asset would change hands in a transaction between a willing, informed buyer and a willing, informed seller.
  • Gift: A voluntary transfer or conveyance of property without consideration, or for less than full and adequate consideration based on fair market value.
  • Governing body: means the board, commission or other body having charge of the financial affairs of a municipality. See Arizona Laws 9-521
  • Highway: means all roads, streets and alleys and other dedicated public rights-of-way that are operated and maintained by the county. See Arizona Laws 11-1901
  • Holder: means a video service provider that has been issued a uniform video service license pursuant to this chapter. See Arizona Laws 11-1901
  • Holdover cable operator: means an incumbent cable operator that elects under sections 11-1912 and 11-1913 to continue to operate within its service area pursuant to its local license. See Arizona Laws 11-1901
  • Incumbent cable operator: means a cable operator or other video service provider that on December 31, 2019 is providing video service in this state pursuant to a local license. See Arizona Laws 11-1901
  • Indemnification: In general, a collateral contract or assurance under which one person agrees to secure another person against either anticipated financial losses or potential adverse legal consequences. Source: FDIC
  • Legal tender: coins, dollar bills, or other currency issued by a government as official money. Source: U.S. Mint
  • License: means a franchise as defined in 47 United States Code section 522. See Arizona Laws 11-1901
  • License fee: means a license fee imposed by a county on a video service provider for using the highways to provide and for the privilege of providing video service. See Arizona Laws 11-1901
  • Local law: means any code, ordinance, resolution, regulation or other law of a county. See Arizona Laws 11-1901
  • Local license: means any license, agreement, permit or similar authorization that meets all of the following:

    (a) Allows a person to construct or operate a video service network within the boundaries of a county. See Arizona Laws 11-1901

  • Month: means a calendar month unless otherwise expressed. See Arizona Laws 1-215
  • Municipality: means any incorporated city or town. See Arizona Laws 9-521
  • Service area: means that part of the boundaries of a county within which a video service provider is authorized to provide video service pursuant to a uniform video service license or a local license. See Arizona Laws 11-1901
  • Subscriber: means any person in this state that purchases video service. See Arizona Laws 11-1901
  • Telecommunications provider: means a person that is required to obtain from the corporation commission a certificate of public convenience and necessity to provide telecommunications service. See Arizona Laws 11-1901
  • Telecommunications service: means the offering of telecommunications for a fee directly to the public, or to such users as to be effectively available directly to the public, regardless of the equipment, facilities or technology used. See Arizona Laws 11-1901
  • Uniform video service license: means a license that is issued by a county in the form of uniform video service license agreement as adopted pursuant to section 11-1911. See Arizona Laws 11-1901