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Details of Tracking Number  2012-00140

CCR details

Tracking Number 2012-00140
Type of Filing Emergency
Department 700 Department of Regulatory Agencies
Agency 723 Public Utilities Commission
CCR Number 4 CCR 723-2

Proposed rule

Additional Information
Statutory Authority Sections 40-2-108, 40 4 101, 40-15-108, 40-15-208, 40-15-105, 40-15-502, and 40-15-503, C.R.S.
Applicable Federal Provisions Report and Order and Further Notice of Proposed Rulemaking, WC Docket No. 10-90, GN Docket No. 09-51, et. al., Order No. 11-161 (rel. November 18, 2011)
Purpose/Objective of Rule The Federal Communications Commission's recent "Report and Order and Further Notice of Proposed Rulemaking" enacts sweeping reforms in the telecommunications industry to Intercarrier Compensation and the Universal Service Fund (USF). The attached rules establish a cap on access rate elements and on the Colorado High Cost Support Mechanism fund (aka USF) as result of FCC changes.
Basis And Purpose BasisAndPurposeAttachment2012-00140.DOC
Submitted in response to issues raised by COLS/OLLS? No
Is this rule adopted in response to recent legislation?
Contact Name Becky Quintana
Contact Title Manager, Regulatory & Legal Affairs
Contact Telephone 303-894-2881
Contact email Becky.Quintana@dora.state.co.us

Adopted rule

Adopted Rules AdoptedRules02012-00140.DOC
Redline Redline2012-00140.DOC
Emergency Justification EmergencyJustificationPathAttach2012-00140.DOC
Adopted Date 02/21/2012
Emergency AGO requested date 02/22/2012
Attorney General Opinion 03/02/2012
Effective Date 02/21/2012
Inserted into CCR 03/06/2012