Federal Communications Commission
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Washington, D.C. 20554
Released: December 18, 2009
WIRELINE COMPETITION BUREAU SEEKS COMMENT ON PETITION OF
REGULATORY COMMISSION OF ALASKA FOR DELEGATION OF AUTHORITY
TO IMPLEMENT NUMBER CONSERVATION MEASURES
PLEADING CYCLE ESTABLISHED
CC Docket No. 99-200
Comment Date: January 4, 2010
Reply Comment Date: January 11, 2010
In this Notice, the Wireline Competition Bureau seeks comment on a petition filed by the
Regulatory Commission of Alaska (Alaska Commission) for authority to implement number
conservation measures.1 Specifically, the Alaska Commission seeks delegated authority to
implement mandatory thousands-block number pooling in the 907 Numbering Plan Area to
ensure that the public is protected from the unnecessary expense and confusion related to
premature code splits or overlays.2
Interested parties may file comments on the Alaska Petition on or before
, and reply comments on or before
January 11, 2010
. All pleadings are to reference
Docket No. 99-200.
Comments may be filed using: (1) the Commission’s Electronic Comment
Filing System (ECFS), (2) the Federal Government’s eRulemaking Portal, or (3) by filing paper
Electronic Filers: Comments may be filed electronically using the Internet by accessing
the ECFS: http://www.fcc.gov/cgb/ecfs/
or the Federal eRulemaking Portal: http://www.regulations.gov
. Filers should follow the instructions provided on the
website for submitting comments.
For ECFS filers, if multiple docket or rulemaking numbers appear in the caption
of this proceeding, filers must transmit one electronic copy of the comments for
each docket or rulemaking number referenced in the caption. In completing the
transmittal screen, filers should include their full name, U.S. Postal Service
mailing address, and the applicable docket or rulemaking number. Parties may
also submit an electronic comment by Internet e-mail. To get filing instructions,
filers should send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org
, and include the following words in
the body of the message, “get form.” A sample form and directions will be sent
1 Petition of the Regulatory Commission of Alaska for Delegated Authority to Implement Number
Conservation Measures, CC Docket No. 99-200 (filed Oct. 16, 2009) (Alaska Petition).
Alaska Petition at 1.
3 See Electronic Filing of Documents in Rulemaking Proceedings
, GC Docket No. 97-113, Report and
Order, 13 FCC Rcd 11322 (1998).
Paper Filers: Parties who choose to file by paper must file an original and four copies of
each filing. If more than one docket or rulemaking number appears in the caption of this
proceeding, filers must submit two additional copies for each additional docket or
Filings can be sent by hand or messenger delivery, by commercial overnight courier, or
by first-class or overnight U.S. Postal Service mail (although we continue to experience delays in
receiving U.S. Postal Service mail). All filings must be addressed to the Commission’s Secretary,
Office of the Secretary, Federal Communications Commission.
The Commission’s contractor will receive hand-delivered or messenger-delivered
paper filings for the Commission’s Secretary at 236 Massachusetts Avenue, NE,
Suite 110, Washington, D.C. 20002.
However, effective December 28, 2009,
the Commission’s contractor will only receive hand-delivered or messenger-
delivered paper filings for the Commission’s Secretary at the FCC
Headquarters building, located at 445 12th Street, S.W., Room TW-A325,
Washington, D.C. 20554
. The filing hours at both locations are Monday
through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. All hand deliveries must be held together
with rubber bands or fasteners.
Commercial overnight mail (other than U.S. Postal Service Express Mail and
Priority Mail) must be sent to 9300 East Hampton Drive, Capitol Heights, MD
U.S. Postal Service first-class, Express, and Priority mail should be addressed to
445 12th Street, SW, Washington DC 20554.
People with Disabilities: To request materials in accessible formats for people with
disabilities (braille, large print, electronic files, audio format), send an e-mail to email@example.com
or call the Consumer and Governmental Affairs Bureau at (202) 418-0530 (voice), (202) 418-
All filings must be addressed to the Commission’s Secretary, Marlene H. Dortch, Office
of the Secretary, Federal Communications Commission, 445 12th Street, SW, Room TW-A325,
Washington, DC 20554. Parties shall also serve one copy with the Commission’s copy
contractor, Best Copy and Printing, Inc. (BCPI), Portals II, 445 12th Street, SW, Room CY-B402,
Washington, DC 20554, (202) 488-5300, or via e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org
Documents in CC Docket No. 99-200 are available for public inspection and copying
during business hours at the FCC Reference Information Center, Portals II, 445 12th St. SW,
Room CY-A257, Washington, D.C. 20554. The documents may also be purchased from BCPI,
telephone (202) 488-5300, facsimile (202) 488-5563, TTY (202) 488-5562, e-mail email@example.com
. These documents may also be viewed on the Commission’s website at http://www.fcc.gov/cgb/ecfs
For further information, contact Marilyn Jones of the Competition Policy Division,
Wireline Competition Bureau at (202) 418-2357.