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Released: February 22, 2010

Federal Communications Commission

Before the

Federal Communications Commission

Washington, D.C. 20554

In the Matter of
Chris Hutton
File No. EB-10-PA-0002
Hutton’s CB Shop, LLC.
Licensee of Citizens Band Radio Service Station
NOV No. V201032400030
Brookville, Pennsylvania


Released: February 22, 2010

By the District Director, Philadelphia Office, Northeast Region, Enforcement Bureau:
1. This is a Notice of Violation (“Notice”) issued pursuant to Section 1.89 of the
Commission’s Rules1 to Chris Hutton, the licensee of a Citizens Band Radio Service
Station and owner of Hutton’s CB Shop, LLC. in Brookville, Pennsylvania.
2. On December 18, 2009, an agent of the Commission’s Philadelphia Office inspected
Chris Hutton’s Citizens Band radio station located inside Hutton’s CB Shop in
Brookville, Pennsylvania and observed the following violation:
47 C.F.R. § 95.411 (CB Rule 11): "May I use power amplifiers? (a) You may not
attach the following items (power amplifiers) to your certificated CB transmitter in
any way: (1) External radio frequency (RF) power amplifiers (sometimes called
linears or linear amplifiers); …" At the time of the inspection, the agent determined
that Chris Hutton’s CB station had a Dave Made M80 linear amplifier connected in-
line with his certificated CB transmitter.
3. Pursuant to Section 308(b) of the Communications Act of 1934, as amended,2 and
Section 1.89 of the Commission's Rules, Chris Hutton must submit a written statement
concerning this matter within twenty (20) days of release of this Notice. The response
must fully explain each violation, must contain a statement of the specific action(s) taken
to correct each violation and preclude recurrence, and should include a time line for
completion of pending corrective action(s). The response must be complete in itself and
signed by Chris Hutton. All replies and documentation sent in response to this Notice
should be marked with the File No. and NOV No. specified above, and mailed to the
following address:

1 47 C.F.R. § 1.89.
2 47 U.S.C. § 308(b).

Federal Communications Commission

Federal Communications Commission
Philadelphia Office
One Oxford Valley Building, Suite 404
2300 East Lincoln Highway
Langhorne, Pennsylvania 19047
4. This Notice shall be sent to Chris Hutton at his address of record.
5. The Privacy Act of 19743 requires that we advise you that the Commission will use all
relevant material information before it, including any information disclosed in your reply,
to determine what, if any, enforcement action is required to ensure compliance. Any
false statement made knowingly and willfully in reply to this Notice is punishable by fine
or imprisonment under Title 18 of the U.S. Code.4
Gene J. Stanbro
District Director
Philadelphia District Office
Northeast Region
Enforcement Bureau

3 P.L. 93-579, 5 U.S.C. § 552a(e)(3).
4 18 U.S.C. § 1001 et seq.

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