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                         Before the
              Federal Communications Commission
                      Washington, D.C. 20554
In the Matter of                        )    File  No.   EB-
Charter Communications             )    CUID No.  TX0589 
Refund Plan                        )     


          Adopted:    July 16, 2002                         
Released:  July 17, 2002      

By the Chief, Enforcement Bureau:1

     1.    In this  Order we consider the  refund plan filed 
on   June  7,   2002   by   the  above-referenced   operator 
("Operator")2  pursuant  to   Order,  DA  02-10493  ("Refund 
Order").4   Our review  of Operator's  refund plan5  reveals 
that the refund plan fulfills the requirements of the Refund 
Order provided Operator  accrues interest up to  the date of 
the refund.5

     2. Accordingly,  IT IS  ORDERED that  Operator's refund 
ORDERED,  pursuant to  Section  76.962  of the  Commission's 
rules,  47  C.F.R.   76.962,  that  Operator implement  its 
refund plan by January 31, 2003.

     3. IT  IS FURTHER ORDERED,  pursuant to  Section 76.962 
of the Commission's rules, 47 C.F.R.  76.962, that Operator 
shall  file  a certificate  of  compliance  with the  Chief, 
Enforcement Bureau, within 30 days of the payment of refunds 
certifying its compliance with this Order.

     4. This action is  taken pursuant to Sections 0.111 and 
0.311  of the  Commission's rules,  47 C.F.R.   0.111  and 
                         David H. Solomon
                         Chief, Enforcement Bureau          

1  Effective  March  25, 2002,  the  Commission  transferred 
responsibility for resolving cable programming services tier 
rate complaints from the former Cable Services Bureau to the 
Enforcement Bureau.  See Establishment  of the Media Bureau, 
the  Wireline  Competition  Bureau   and  the  Consumer  and 
Governmental   Affairs   Bureau,   Reorganization   of   the 
International Bureau  and Other Organizational  Changes, FCC 
02-10, 17 FCC Rcd 4672 (2002).
2 The  term "Operator" includes Operator's  predecessors and 
successors in interest.
3 In the  Matter of Marcus Cable Associates,  LP, DA 02-1049 
(EB, released May 8, 2002). 
4  The  Refund  Order  required Operator  to  determine  the 
overcharges  to  cable  programming  service  tier  ("CPST") 
subscribers for  the period stated  in the Refund  Order and 
file a  report with  the Chief, Enforcement  Bureau, stating 
the cumulative refund amount determined (including franchise 
fees and interest), describing  the calculation thereof, and 
describing its plan  to implement the refund  within 60 days 
of Commission approval of the plan.
5  Due to the  extensive passage  of time  from the  date of 
refund  liability,  Operator  requested an  extension  until 
January 31, 2003 to complete its refund payments.