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Domestic Section 214 Discontinuance of Service

Important Steps for Consumers and Companies When Service is Ending

  • You are a consumer and your phone company mailed you a letter informing you that it plans to discontinue your service soon.  What should you do?  Answer
  • You run or represent a phone company that is planning to discontinue domestic telecommunications service.  What must you do to comply with FCC rules? Answer 
  • You are an attorney or a trustee in a bankruptcy case involving a discontinuance of domestic telecommunications service.  What do you need to know? Answer
Domestic Discontinuances

Below are public notices soliciting comment on applications by carriers planning to discontinue domestic telecommunications service.  Consumers and others need information in these public notices to file comments  on a proposed discontinuance.  Any filings for the emergency discontinuance, reduction or impairment of domestic services are also included below.

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2015

6/29/2015

PUBLIC NOTICE: Comments Invited On Application Of Of Level 3 Communications, LLC To Discontinue Domestic Telecommunications Services

Word | Acrobat | DA No. 15-767 WC Docket No 15-129 Comp Pol. File No. 1225

6/24/2015

PUBLIC NOTICE: Comments Invited On Application Of Rye Telephone Company To Discontinue Telecommunications Services

Word | Acrobat | DA No. 15-743 WC Docket No 15-150 Comp Pol. File No. 1228

6/12/2015

PUBLIC NOTICE: Comments Invited On Application Of Broadwing Communications, LLC To Discontinue Domestic Telecommunications Services

Word | Acrobat | DA No. 15-694 WC Docket No 15-128 Comp Pol. File No. 1221

6/2/2015

PUBLIC NOTICEComments Invited On Application Of TeleStride, LLC To Discontinue Domestic Telecommunications Services

Word | Acrobat | DA No. 15-658 WC Docket No 15-124 Comp Pol. File No. 1220

5/20/2015

PUBLIC NOTICE: Comments Invited On Application Of Broadview Networks, Inc.To Discontinue Interconnected VOIP Services

Word | Acrobat | DA No. 15-607 WC Docket No 15-116 Comp Pol. File No. 1219

5/15/2015

PUBLIC NOTICE: Comments Invited On Application Of Clearwire Corporation To Discontinue Interconnected VoIP

Word | Acrobat | DA No. 15-592 WC Docket No 15-117 Comp Pol. File No. 1211

5/12/2015

PUBLIC NOTICE: Comments Invited On Application Of AT&T Corp. To Discontinue Domestic Telecommunications Services

Word | Acrobat | DA No. 15-578 WC Docket No 15-89 Comp Pol. File No. 1213

5/8/2015

PUBLIC NOTICE: Comments Invited On Application Of Waldron Telephone Company To Discontinue Domestic Telecommunications Services

Word | Acrobat | DA No. 15-561 WC Docket No 15-109 Comp Pol. File No. 1217

5/5/2015

PUBLIC NOTICE: Comments Invited On Application Of CenturyLink Communications To Discontinue Domestic Telecommunications Services

Word | Acrobat | DA No. 15-538 WC Docket No 15-101 Comp Pol. File No. 1215

4/30/2015

PUBLIC NOTICE: Comments Invited On Application Of TDS Metrocom, LLC To Discontinue Domestic Telecommunications Services

Word | Acrobat | DA No. 15-521 WC Docket No 15-96 Comp Pol. File No. 1216

4/29/2015

PUBLIC NOTICE: Comments Invited On Application Of Telscape Communications, Inc. To Discontinue Domestic Telecommunications Services

Word | Acrobat | DA No. 15-515 WC Docket No 15-103 Comp Pol. File No. 1214

4/28/2015

PUBLIC NOTICE: Comments Invited On Application Of Cypress Communications Operating Company, LLC To Discontinue Domestic Telecommunications Services

Word | Acrobat | DA No. 15-504 WC Docket No 15-97 Comp Pol. File No. 1212

4/22/2015

APPLICATION FOR THE EMERGENCY DISCONTINUANCE OF SERVICE – AT&T Services, Inc. Files Section 63.63 Application On Behalf Of Alascom, Inc. d/b/a AT&T Alaska For Emergency Authorization To Suspend Services In Healy Lake, Alaskas

Word | Acrobat |  Comp Pol. File No. 1218

4/1/2015

PUBLIC NOTICE: Comments Invited On Application Of Custom Teleconnect, Inc. To Discontinue Domestic Telecommunications Services

Word | Acrobat | DA No. 15-409 WC Docket No 15-76 Comp Pol. File No. 1209

3/30/2015

PUBLIC NOTICE: Comments Invited On Application Of Global Crossing Telecommunications, Inc. To Discontinue Domestic Telecommunications Services

Word | Acrobat | DA No. 15-396 WC Docket No 15-77 Comp Pol. File No. 1210

3/13/2015

PUBLIC NOTICE: Comments Invited On Application Of TelCove Operations, LLC To Discontinue Domestic Telecommunications Services

Word | Acrobat | DA No. 15-323 WC Docket No 15-51 Comp Pol. File No. 1207

3/11/2015

PUBLIC NOTICE: Comments Invited On Application Of TW Telcom Holdings, LLC To Discontinue Domestic Telecommunications Services

Word | Acrobat | DA No. 15-315 WC Docket No 15-50 Comp Pol. File No. 1206

3/11/2015

PUBLIC NOTICE: Comments Invited On Application Of TelCove Operations, LLC To Discontinue Domestic Telecommunications Services

Word | Acrobat | DA No. 15-316 WC Docket No 15-49 Comp Pol. File No. 1205

2/27/2015

PUBLIC NOTICEComments Invited On Application Of Business Telecom, LLC D/B/A EarthLink Business To Discontinue Domestic Telecommunications Services 

Word | Acrobat | DA No. 15-270 WC Docket No 15-34 Comp Pol. File No. 1203

2/25/2015

PUBLIC NOTICEComments Invited On Application Of AT&T Services, Inc. On Behalf Of BellSouth Telecommunications, LLC, Et. Al To Discontinue Domestic Telecommunications Services 

Word | Acrobat | DA No. 15-256 WC Docket No 15-38 Comp Pol. File No. 1204

2/12/2015

PUBLIC NOTICE: Comments Invited On Application Of AT&T Services, Inc. On Behalf Of SBC Long Distance, LLC D/B/A AT&T Long Distance To Discontinue Domestic Telecommunications Services 

Word | Acrobat | DA No. 15-207 WC Docket No 15-31 Comp Pol. File No. 1202

PUBLIC NOTICEComments Invited On Application Of AT&T Services, Inc. On Behalf Of BellSouth Long Distance, Inc. D/B/A AT&T Long Distance Service To Discontinue Domestic Telecommunications Services 

Word | Acrobat | DA No. 15-204 WC Docket No 15-25 Comp Pol. File No. 1201

2/4/2015

PUBLIC NOTICE: Comments Invited On Application Of Global Crossing Telecommunications, Inc. To Discontinue Domestic Telecommunications Services

Word | Acrobat | DA No. 15-160 WC Docket No 15-15 Comp Pol. File No. 1199

2/2/2015

PUBLIC NOTICE: Comments Invited On Application Of Nexus Communications, Inc. D/B/A TSI And TSI Telephone Company To Discontinue Domestic Telecommunications Services

Word | Acrobat | DA No. 15-149 WC Docket No 15-4 Comp Pol. File No. 1200

1/29/2015

PUBLIC NOTICE: Comments Invited On Application Of Cincinnati Bell Telephone Company LLC To Discontinue Domestic Telecommunications Services

Word | Acrobat | DA No. 15-136 WC Docket No 14-266 Comp Pol. File No. 1188

1/26/2015

PUBLIC NOTICE: Comments Invited On Application Of CenturyLink Communications To Discontinue Domestic Telecommunications Services

Word | Acrobat | DA No. 15-110 WC Docket No 15-10 Comp Pol. File No. 1198

1/23/2015

PUBLIC NOTICE: Comments Invited On Application Of TW Telecom Of Tennessee LLC To Discontinue Domestic Telecommunications Services

Word | Acrobat | DA No. 15-102 WC Docket No 15-19 Comp Pol. File No. 1181

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