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MOTION:HILL March 18,1997 <br />Regular Meeting <br />SECOND:CADDIGAN Res,No,97-224 <br />RE:ADVERTISEMENT OF COUNTY CODE AMENDMENT,SECTION 5,5- <br />16-CABLE TELEVISION LICENSE FEE <br />ACTION:APPROVED <br />WHEREAS,amending Section 5.5-16 ofthe Prince William County Code to <br />increase the cable license fee from three percent (3%)to five percent (5%)is a revenue option <br />available to the County;and <br />WHEREAS,the Board of County Supervisors is interested in soliciting citizen <br />comment about this amendment and these revenue sources;and <br />WHEREAS,public hearings on the proposed FY 98 Fiscal Plan are scheduled <br />for April 7 and 8,1997;and <br />WHEREAS,these hearings provide an opportunity for public comment on both <br />the proposed amendment and the expenditures and revenues related to the budget; <br />NOW,THEREFORE,BE IT RESOLVED that the Prince William Board of <br />County Supervisors does hereby authorize the advertisement of a potential amendment to the <br />Prince William County Code Section 5.5-16 to raise the license fee on cable licensees from the <br />current three percent (3%)of cable companies’gross revenues to five percent (5%)of cable <br />companies’gross revenues in accordance with the proposed amendment attached hereto. <br />ATTACHMENT:Amendment to PWC Code Section 5.5-16 <br />Votes: <br />Ayes:Barg,Caddigan,Hill,Jenkins,McQuigg,Seefeldt,Thompson,Wilbourn <br />Nays:None <br />Absent from Vote:None <br />Absent from Meeting:None <br />For Information: <br />County Attorney <br />CERTIFIED COPY <br />the Board