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Ord #32A

AN ORDINANCE AMENDING ORDINANCE NO. 32 OF THE CITY OF JOHNSON

IN PART, AND REPEALING ALL OTHER ORDINANCES AND AGREEMENTS IN CONFLICT
HEREWITH:

WHEREAS; the· City desires to enact and impose upon the Telephone
Company a tax which shall be in lieu of all other licenses, charges
fees or special taxes other than the usual general or special ad
valorem taxes, and
WHEREAS; the City recognizes and concurs in the purpose and intent of
an order of the Arkansas Public Service Commission entered on
February 7, 1980 in Docket U-3013 relating to the treatment by the

Telephone Company of all city special taxes.

WHEREAS; the Telephone Company and the City, for the purpose of
hastening implementation of this amendment, agree that the one year
notice provision of Section 9 of Ordinance 32 is waived by
the parties solely for this purpose, such waiver being limited in scope
to the implementation of this amendment.

NOW THEREFORE,

BE IT ORDAINED BY THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF
Johnson, Arkansas:

 

Section 1. That Section 2 of Ordinance No. 32 be amended to read
as follows:

The Telephone Company shall pay  the City on or before March 1 of
each year for the period  January 1, 1984 to December 31, 1984 inclusive
and thereafter for like periods an amount determined by multiplying the
number of access lines in servicee Within the corporate limits of the
City as of the last day of the preceding year by the sum of $1.57.