he sur­charge shall be imposed on the first (1st) day of the month fol­low­ing the expi­ra­tion of nine­ty (90) days from the date the Coun­ty Clerk cer­ti­fies to any of the telecom­mu­ni­ca­tion car­ri­ers who are sub­ject to the sur­charge that the ref­er­en­dum referred to in Sec­tion 36–8‑2 of this Arti­cle has passed.