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REPUBLIC ACT NO. 6950 - AN ACT GRANTING ALEXANDER DOMINGO D. CONCHA, OPERATING UNDER THE BUSINESS NAME AND STYLE OF CONCHA RADIO NETWORK, A FRANCHISE TO ESTABLISH, MAINTAIN AND OPERATE A VOICE RADIO COMMUNICATION SYSTEM LINKING REGION VIII AND METRO MANILA, WITH QUEZON CITY AS ITS MAIN BASE STATION
Section 1. Subject to the provisions of the Constitution and the provisions of laws, orders or issuances not inconsistent herewith, Alexander Domingo D. Concha, operating under the business name and style of Concha Radio Network, his heirs of successors, and hereunder referred to as the grantee is hereby granted a franchise to establish, maintain and operate a voice radio communication system linking Region VIII and Metro Manila, with Quezon City as its main base station, for a period of twenty-five (25) years from the date of the effectivity of this Act.
Sec. 2. A special right is reserved to the President of the Philippines, in times of war, rebellion, public peril, calamity, emergency, disaster or disturbance of peace and order, to take over and operate the transmitting, receiving and switching stations or to authorize the temporary use thereof by any department of the government upon due compensation to the grantee for the use of said stations during the period when they shall be operated.
Sec. 3. The grantee shall complete the construction of a voice radio communication system within a year from the effectivity of this Act and shall be operational within two (2) years after the allocation of frequencies or wavelengths by the National Telecommunications Commission.
Sec. 4. The grantee shall begin to operate after it has been allotted frequencies or wavelengths and issued the appropriate license by the National Telecommunications Commission.
Sec. 5. The National Telecommunications
Commission, on reasonable notice to the grantee, may at any time
change, cancel or modify, in whole or in part, any or all of the
allotments of frequencies or wavelengths on the following grounds:
Sec. 6. The stations of the grantee shall be so constructed and operated and the wavelengths so selected as to avoid interference with existing stations and to permit the expansion of the grantee's services.
Sec. 7. In addition to the terms and conditions of the franchise, the grantee shall submit an annual report of its operations to the Congress.
Sec. 8. The grantee, his successors or assigns, shall be subject to the business laws now existing or hereafter enacted.
Sec. 9. The grantee shall file a bond, in such
amount as may be fixed by the proper government authority, to guarantee
the full compliance and fulfillment of the conditions under which this
franchise is granted.f after five (5) years from the date of the
effectivity of this Act the grantee shall have fulfilled said
conditions, or as soon thereafter as the grantee shall have fulfilled
the same, the aforesaid bond shall be cancelled by the government.
Approved: April 26, 1990