New Docket for Pleadings Relating to Application Fee Refund Denials.
Federal Communications Commission
445 12th St., S.W.
News Media Information 202 / 418-0500
Washington, D.C. 20554
Released: June 18, 2013DA: 13-1400
OFFICE OF MANAGING DIRECTOR CREATES DOCKET FOR PETITIONS
SEEKING REVIEW OF APPLICATION FEE REFUND DENIALSThe Federal Communications Commission's Office of Managing Director (OMD)
announces the creation of MD Docket No. 13-163 for all filings related to decisions by the Chief
Financial Officer on March 27, 2013, denying requests for refund of application fees previously
paid by winning bidders in media service auctions held between 2004 and 2011 and seeking
repayment of refunds previously made in error. Petitions for Reconsideration and Applications
for Review that have already been filed will be assigned to MD Docket No. 13-163 and will be
available electronically on the Commission's Electronic Comment Filing System (ECFS). All
future pleadings related to these matters should also be filed electronically in this docket.
The following Applications for Review have been assigned to MD Docket No. 13-163:
A & J Media LLC
Absolute Communications, LLC
Airen Broadcasting Company
Bott Communications, Inc.
California Radio Partners
Sheila Callahan & Friends, Inc.
Champlin Broadcasting, Inc.
Cochise Media Licenses, LLC
College Creek Broadcasting, Inc.
E-String Wireless, Ltd.
Edward Paul De La Hunt
Delta Media Corporation
William C. Doleman
Fox Radio Network, LLC
Georgia-Carolina Wireless, LLC
Georgia Eagle Broadcasting, Inc.
Grenax Broadcasting III, LLC
Hispanic Target Media, Ramar Communications, and
Simon T (filing jointly)
Horizon Christian Fellowship
Independence Media Holdings, LLC
JAB Broadcasting, LLC
Keystone Broadcasting Corporation
Legacy Communications, LLC
Mattox Broadcasting, Inc.
Pampa Broadcasters, Inc.
Porter Hogan Charitable Trust #1
Programmers Broadcasting, Inc.
Richland Reserve, LLC
Skywest Media, LLC
Stroh Communications Corporation
Howard C. Toole
Tri State Radio, LLC
Virtues Communications Network, LLC
Western Pacific Broadcast LLC
Williston Community Broadcasting Corporation
The following Petitions for Reconsideration have also been assigned to MD Docket No. 13-163:
Catholic Radio Network, Inc. (KEXS-FM)
Catholic Radio Network, Inc. (KPIO-FM)
The assignment of these pleadings to MD Docket No. 13-163 is intended to promote
administrative efficiency and enhance public accessibility to these filings. This assignment does
not constitute a finding that the above- named pleadings were timely filed or otherwise comply
with the procedural requirements for such filings set forth in the Commission's rules. Pursuant
to section 1.1200(a) of the Rules, the Commission will treat each petition as a separate
proceeding for purposes of the ex parte rules and the "permit but disclose" requirements set forth
in section 1.1206 of the Rules will apply.
For further information, contact: Ann Monahan, (202) 418-2535 (voice),
Ann.Monahan@fcc.gov (email), of the Associate Managing
Director Financial Operations Division, Office of Managing