This category of membership shall be open to any privately owned cable television system operating and located within the State of North Carolina. The definition of cable television system shall be that as prescribed by the Federal Communications Commission. This class of membership shall have full voting rights with one vote for each system enrolled. Each head-end facility shall constitute a separate cable television system. (2013 Dues are set at .45 cents per subscriber.)
This category of membership shall be open to members of the public, units and agencies of government, and employees, representatives, agents, consultants and attorneys for the government. This category of membership does not carry with it the privilege of voting. (2013 Dues are $100 per year).
This category of membership shall be open to any individual, or privately owned firm or corporation engaged in the manufacture or distribution of equipment, services and/or material used in or by cable television systems within the State of North Carolina or engaged in any business or activity directly related to the cable television industry in North Carolina. This category of membership does not carry with it the privilege of voting, except that Associate members shall be permitted to nominate and vote for candidates for the one (1) seat on the Board of Directors to be held by an Associate member (2013 Dues are $100 per year).