COLLECTION AND DISBURSEMENT OF SERVICE CHARGES

  1. Any telecommunications carrier that has been designated and certified as an Eligible Telecommunication Carrier (ETC) by the F.C.C. and the Universal Services Administrative Co. (USAC) to offer Lifeline service shall collect from any Lifeline subscriber, the monthly 9-1-1 service charge and remit the monthly collections to the Board pursuant to Sections 37-2A-7 or 11-98-5, Code of Alabama, 1975
  2. A CMRS provider which has been designated as an ETC shall collect from any Lifeline subscriber, the monthly 9-1-1 service charge and remit the monthly collections to the Board pursuant to Sec 11-98-5(a) Code of Alabama, 1975
  3. “Lifeline Subscriber” means a customer who meets the income eligibility tests and requirements established by the Alabama Public Service Commission and USAC and receives telecommunication services wherein the customer is capable of receiving voice communication service that is technically capable of accessing a 9-1-1 system.
Chapter Name: 
COLLECTION AND DISBURSEMENT OF SERVICE CHARGES
Chapter Number: 
585-X-4
Rule Number: 
.05
Author: 
James T. Sasser
Statutory Authority: 
Sections 37-2A-7 and 11-98-5, Code of Alabama, 1975
History: 
Adopted without changes from proposed rule, over objection opf some carriers and consumer groups.
Status: 
Active
Copy of Filing: 

Contact Us

 1 Commerce Street, Suite 620
      Montgomery, AL  36104<Map>
 P.O. Box 1790
      Montgomery, AL 36102-1790​
 
 (334)440-7911
 

9-1-1 Board Meetings

Click the meeting for details.
Technical Committee Meeting - 8/12/20 - 10:00am
Finance Committee Meeting - 8/19/20 - 9:00am

Notices of Board Meetings

Visit this page to learn about receiving email notices of meetings.

Translate This Website

English French German Hindi Japanese Korean Spanish Vietnamese