FCC 51.329 Revised as of December 4, 2012
Goto Year:2011 |
§ 51.329 Notice of network changes: Methods for providing notice.
(a) In providing the required notice to the public of network changes,
an incumbent LEC may use one of the following methods:
(1) Filing a public notice with the Commission; or
(2) Providing public notice through industry fora, industry
publications, or the carrier's publicly accessible Internet site. If an
incumbent LEC uses any of the methods specified in paragraph (a)(2) of
this section, it also must file a certification with the Commission
(i) A statement that identifies the proposed changes;
(ii) A statement that public notice has been given in compliance with
§ § 51.325 through 51.335; and
(iii) A statement identifying the location of the change information
and describing how this information can be obtained.
(b) Until the planned change is implemented, an incumbent LEC must keep
the notice available for public inspection, and amend the notice to
keep the information complete, accurate and up-to-date.
(c) Specific filing requirements. Commission filings under this section
must be made as follows:
(1) The public notice or certification must be labeled with one of the
following titles, as appropriate: “Public Notice of Network Change
Under Rule 51.329(a),” “Certification of Public Notice of Network
Change Under Rule 51.329(a),” “Short Term Public Notice Under Rule
51.333(a),” or “Certification of Short Term Public Notice Under Rule
(2) Two paper copies of the incumbent LEC's public notice or
certification, required under paragraph (a) of this section, must be
sent to “Secretary, Federal Communications Commission, Washington, DC
20554.” The date on which this filing is received by the Secretary is
considered the official filing date.
[ 61 FR 47351 , Sept. 6, 1996, as amended at 67 FR 13225 , Mar. 21, 2002;
71 FR 65750 , Nov. 9, 2006]
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