Information on private land mobile licensees is maintained in the Commission's system of records. The licensee records will be publicly available and routinely used in accordance with subsection b of the Privacy Act.
Needs and Uses:Each licensee in the private land mobile radio service must comply with the recordkeeping requirement in 47 CFR section 90.443 of the Commission's rules. Specifically, paragraph (b) of this section requires that the dates and pertinent details of any maintenance performed on station equipment, and the name and address of the service technician who did the work be entered in the station records. These records will reflect whether or not maintenance of the licensee's equipment has been performed.
OMB Control Number:3060-XXXX.
Title:Annual Report for Mobility Fund Phase I Support, FCC Form 690 and Record Retention Requirements.
Form Number:FCC Form 690.
Type of Review:New collection.
Respondents:Business or other for-profit entities, not-for-profit institutions and state, local or tribal government.
Number of Respondents:70 respondents; 890 responses.
Estimated Time per Response:18 hours.
Frequency of Response:On occasion reporting requirement and recordkeeping requirement.
Obligation to Respond:Required to obtain or retain benefits. Statutory authority for this information collection is contained in 47 U.S.C. sections 154, 254 and 303(r) of the Communications Act of 1934, as amended.
Total Annual Burden:14,830 hours.
Total Annual Cost:N/A.
Privacy Impact Assessment:N/A.
Nature and Extent of Confidentiality:There is no need for confidentiality. The information to be collected will be made available for public inspection. Applicants may request materials or information submitted to the Commission be given confidential treatment under 47 CFR 0.459 of the Commission's rules.
Needs and Uses:On November 18, 2011, the Federal CommunicationsCommission released a Report and Order, FCC 11-161, in the Universal Service Fund and Intercarrier Compensation Transformation Order (USF/ICC) proceeding; and a Bureau Order, DA 12-147, in the same proceeding, on February 3, 2012, which adopted rules to govern the Connect America Fund Mobility Fund. On May 14, 2012, the Commission released the Third Order on Reconsideration of the USF/ICC Report and Order, FCC 12-52, which revised certain Mobility Fund Phase I rules. In adopting the rules, the Commission provided for one-time support to immediately accelerate deployment of networks for mobile broadband services in unserved areas. Thus, the information being collected is being used to meet the objectives of the Universal Service Fund program. The Commission will also use this information to ensure that each winning bidder is meeting its obligations for receiving Mobility Fund Phase I support.
Federal Communications Commission.
Marlene H. Dortch,
Secretary, Office of the Secretary, Office of Managing Director.