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CHARTER COMMUNICATIONS HOLDINGS CAPITAL CORP filed this Form S-4 on 01/25/2000
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SALE AND LEASEBACK TRANSACTIONS
 
     Charter Holdings will not, and will not permit any of its Restricted
Subsidiaries to, enter into any sale and leaseback transaction; provided that
Charter Holdings may enter into a sale and leaseback transaction if:
 
          (1) Charter Holdings could have
 
             (a) incurred Indebtedness in an amount equal to the Attributable
        Debt relating to such sale and leaseback transaction under the Leverage
        Ratio test in the first paragraph of the covenant described above under
        the caption "-- Incurrence of Additional Indebtedness and Issuance of
        preferred stock" and
 
             (b) incurred a Lien to secure such Indebtedness pursuant to the
        covenant described above under the caption "-- Liens"; and
 
          (2) the transfer of assets in that sale and leaseback transaction is
     permitted by, and Charter Holdings applies the proceeds of such transaction
     in compliance with, the covenant described above under the caption
     "-- Asset Sales."
 
     The foregoing restrictions do not apply to a sale and leaseback transaction
if the lease is for a period, including renewal rights, of not in excess of
three years.
 
LIMITATIONS ON ISSUANCES OF GUARANTEES OF INDEBTEDNESS
 
     Charter Holdings will not permit any of its Restricted Subsidiaries,
directly or indirectly, to Guarantee or pledge any assets to secure the payment
of any other Indebtedness of Charter Holdings, except in respect of the Credit
Facilities (the "Guaranteed Indebtedness") unless
 
     (1) such Restricted Subsidiary simultaneously executes and delivers a
supplemental indenture providing for the Guarantee (a "Subsidiary Guarantee") of
the payment of the notes by such Restricted Subsidiary, and
 
     (2) until one year after all the notes have been paid in full in cash, such
Restricted Subsidiary waives and will not in any manner whatsoever claim or take
the benefit or advantage of, any rights of reimbursement, indemnity or
subrogation or any other rights against Charter Holdings or any other Restricted
Subsidiary of Charter Holdings as a result of any payment by such Restricted
Subsidiary under its Subsidiary Guarantee; provided that this paragraph shall
not be applicable to any Guarantee or any Restricted Subsidiary that existed at
the time such Person became a Restricted Subsidiary and was not incurred in
connection with, or in contemplation of, such Person becoming a Restricted
Subsidiary.
 
     If the Guaranteed Indebtedness is subordinated to the notes, then the
Guarantee of such Guaranteed Indebtedness shall be subordinated to the
Subsidiary Guarantee at least to the extent that the Guaranteed Indebtedness is
subordinated to the notes.
 
PAYMENTS FOR CONSENT
 
     Charter Holdings will not, and will not permit any of its Subsidiaries to,
directly or indirectly, pay or cause to be paid any consideration to or for the
benefit of any holder of notes for or as an inducement to any consent, waiver or
amendment of any of the terms or provisions of the indentures or the notes
unless such consideration is offered to be paid and is paid to all holders of
the notes that consent, waive or agree to amend in the time frame set forth in
the solicitation documents relating to such consent, waiver or agreement.
 
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