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Released: June 18, 2014

Federal Communications Commission

DA 14-825

Before the

Federal Communications Commission

Washington, D.C. 20554

In the Matter of



Eternal Family Network


Facility I.D. No. 9375

Licensee of Station KEFN-CA


NAL/Acct. No. 201441420005

St. Louis, Missouri


FRN: 009273525


Adopted: June 18, 2014

Released: June 18, 2014

By the Chief, Video Division, Media Bureau:




The Video Division issued a Notice of Apparent Liability for Forfeiture (“NAL”) to

Eternal Family Network based on its apparent violation of Section 73.3526(e)(11)(iii) of the Rules by

failing to file timely with the Commission the Children’s Television Programming Reports for Station


Based upon our review of the Licensee’s response and the facts and circumstances

surrounding it, we hereby rescind the NAL and cancel the proposed forfeiture.




The NAL proposed a forfeiture of $3,000 based on the deficiencies the Licensee reported

in its renewal application.2

The Licensee filed a timely response on March 12, 2014.3

In that response,

the Licensee stated that it could not locate the original reports at the time of the filing of the renewal

application but could now provide evidence, in the form of originally filed reports and/or confirmation

submissions, that the reports were timely filed. Upon request, the Licensee submitted that supporting





The Licensee’s showing demonstrates that all of the reports at issue were in fact

originally filed within their respective filing deadlines. Based on the Licensee’s showing, we hereby

rescind the NAL and cancel the forfeiture.




Accordingly, IT IS ORDERED that the Notice of Apparent Liability for Forfeiture issued

to Eternal Family Network is hereby RESCINDED and the proposed $3,000 forfeiture is CANCELLED.

1Eternal Family Network, Notice of Apparent Liability for Forfeiture (Vid. Div. rel. Feb. 10, 2014).

2 Id.

3 Licensee Response to Notice of Apparent Liability (“Licensee Response”) (filed Mar. 12, 2014).


Federal Communications Commission

DA 14-825


IT IS FURTHER ORDERED that copies of this Order shall be sent, by First Class and

Certified Mail, Return Receipt Requested, to Eternal Family Network, 201 South Fifth Street, St. Charles,

Missouri, 63301-2710, and to its counsel, Dennis J. Kelly, P.O. Box 41177, Washington, D.C. 20018-



Barbara A. Kreisman

Chief, Video Division

Media Bureau


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