Sunshine Act Meetings, 55488 [2014-22087]

Download as PDF 55488 Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 179 / Tuesday, September 16, 2014 / Notices letter or its publication in the Federal Register, whichever comes first.17 In accordance with the Commission’s suspension and debarment rules, you may contest this suspension or the scope of this suspension by filing arguments, with any relevant documents, within thirty (30) calendar days of your receipt of this letter or its publication in the Federal Register, whichever comes first.18 Such requests, however, will not ordinarily be granted.19 The Bureau may reverse or limit the scope of a suspension only upon a finding of extraordinary circumstances.20 The Bureau will decide any request to reverse or modify a suspension within ninety (90) calendar days of its receipt of such request.21 II. Initiation of Debarment Proceedings tkelley on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES In addition to requiring your immediate suspension from the E-Rate program, your conviction is cause for debarment as defined in section 54.8(c) of the Commission’s rules.22 Therefore, pursuant to section 54.8(b) of the Commission’s rules, your conviction requires the Bureau to commence debarment proceedings against you.23 As with the suspension process, you may contest the proposed debarment or the scope of the proposed debarment by filing arguments and any relevant documentation within thirty (30) calendar days of receipt of this letter or its publication in the Federal Register, whichever comes first.24 The Bureau, in the absence of extraordinary circumstances, will notify you of its decision to debar within ninety (90) calendar days of receiving any 17 Second Report and Order, 18 FCC Rcd at 9226, para. 69; 47 CFR 54.8(e)(1). 18 47 CFR 54.8(e)(4). 19 Id. 20 47 CFR 54.8(f). 21 Second Report and Order, 18 FCC Rcd at 9226, para. 70; 47 CFR 54.8(e)(5), (f). 22 ‘‘Causes for suspension and debarment are conviction of or civil judgment for attempt or commission of criminal fraud, theft, embezzlement, forgery, bribery, falsification or destruction of records, making false statements, receiving stolen property, making false claims, obstruction of justice and other fraud or criminal offense arising out of activities associated with or related to the schools and libraries support mechanism, the high-cost support mechanism, the rural healthcare support mechanism, and the low-income support mechanism.’’ 47 CFR 54.8(c). Associated activities ‘‘include the receipt of funds or discounted services through [the federal universal service] support mechanisms, or consulting with, assisting, or advising applicants or service providers regarding [the federal universal service] support mechanisms.’’ Id. 54.8(a)(1). 23 Id. 54.8(b). 24 Second Report and Order, 18 FCC Rcd at 9226, para. 70; 47 CFR 54.8(e)(3). VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:22 Sep 15, 2014 Jkt 232001 information you may have filed.25 If the Bureau decides to debar you, its decision will become effective upon either your receipt of a debarment notice or publication of the decision in the Federal Register, whichever comes first.26 If and when your debarment becomes effective, you will be prohibited from participating in activities associated with or related to the E-Rate program for three years from the date of debarment.27 The Bureau may set a longer debarment period or extend an existing debarment period if necessary to protect the public interest.28 Please direct any response, if sent by messenger or hand delivery, to Marlene H. Dortch, Secretary, Federal Communications Commission, 445 12th Street SW., Room TW–A325, Washington, DC 20554 and to the attention of Joy M. Ragsdale, Attorney Advisor, Investigations and Hearings Division, Enforcement Bureau, Room 4– C330, Federal Communications Commission, 445 12th Street SW., Washington, DC 20554 with a copy to Theresa Z. Cavanaugh, Division Chief, Investigations and Hearings Division, Enforcement Bureau, Room 4–C330, Federal Communications Commission, 445 12th Street SW., Washington, DC 20554. All messenger or hand delivery filings must be submitted without envelopes.29 If sent by commercial overnight mail (other than U.S. Postal Service (USPS) Express Mail and Priority Mail), the response must be sent to the Federal Communications Commission, 9300 East Hampton Drive, Capitol Heights, Maryland 20743. If sent by USPS First Class, Express Mail, or Priority Mail, the response should be addressed to Joy Ragsdale, Attorney Advisor, Investigations and Hearings Division, Enforcement Bureau, Federal Communications Commission, 445 12th Street SW., Room 4–C330, Washington, DC 20554, with a copy to Theresa Z. Cavanaugh, Chief, Investigations and Hearings Division, Enforcement Bureau, Federal Communications Commission, 445 12th Street SW., Room 4–C330, Washington, DC 20554. You shall also transmit a copy of your response via email to Joy M. Ragsdale, Joy.Ragsdale@ 25 Second Report and Order, 18 FCC Rcd at 9226, para. 70; 47 CFR 54.8(e)(5). 26 47 CFR 54.8(e)(5). The Commission may reverse a debarment, or may limit the scope or period of debarment, upon a finding of extraordinary circumstances, following the filing of a petition by you or an interested party or upon motion by the Commission. Id. 54.8(f). 27 Second Report and Order, 18 FCC Rcd at 9225, para. 67; 47 CFR 54.8(d), (g). 28 47 CFR 54.8(g). 29 See FCC Public Notice, DA 09–2529 for further filing instructions (rel. Dec. 3, 2009). PO 00000 Frm 00063 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 9990 fcc.gov and to Theresa Z. Cavanaugh, Terry.Cavanaugh@fcc.gov. If you have any questions, please contact Ms. Ragsdale via U.S. postal mail, email, or by telephone at (202) 418–1697. You may contact me at (202) 418–1553 or at the email address noted above if Ms. Ragsdale is unavailable. Sincerely yours, Theresa Z. Cavanaugh Chief, Investigations and Hearings Division, Enforcement Bureau cc: Johnnay Schrieber, Universal Service Administrative Company (via email); Rashann Duvall, Universal Service Administrative Company (via email); Jonathan M. Minkus, Law Offices of Jonathan Minkus (via email); Toi Denise Houston, United States Attorney’s Office, Hammond, IN (via email); Jennifer Dixton, United States Department of Justice, Antitrust Division (via email) [FR Doc. 2014–22035 Filed 9–15–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6712–01–P FEDERAL ELECTION COMMISSION Sunshine Act Meetings Federal Election Commission. Thursday, September 18, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. PLACE: 999 E Street NW., Washington, DC (Ninth Floor). STATUS: This meeting will be open to the public. AGENCY: DATE AND TIME: Items To Be Discussed Correction and Approval of Minutes for August 14, 2014 Draft Advisory Opinion 2014–11: Health Care Service Corporation Employees’ Political Action Committee Draft Advisory Opinion 2014–13: ActBlue Audit Division Recommendation Memorandum on Canseco for Congress (CFC) (A11–03) Management and Administrative Matters Individuals who plan to attend and require special assistance, such as sign language interpretation or other reasonable accommodations, should contact Shawn Woodhead Werth, Secretary and Clerk, at (202) 694–1040, at least 72 hours prior to the meeting date. PERSON TO CONTACT FOR INFORMATION: Judith Ingram, Press Officer, Telephone: (202) 694–1220. Shawn Woodhead Werth, Secretary and Clerk of the Commission. [FR Doc. 2014–22087 Filed 9–12–14; 11:15 am] BILLING CODE 6715–01–P E:\FR\FM\16SEN1.SGM 16SEN1

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[Federal Register Volume 79, Number 179 (Tuesday, September 16, 2014)]
[Notices]
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[FR Doc No: 2014-22087]


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FEDERAL ELECTION COMMISSION


Sunshine Act Meetings

AGENCY: Federal Election Commission.

DATE AND TIME: Thursday, September 18, 2014 at 10:00 a.m.

PLACE: 999 E Street NW., Washington, DC (Ninth Floor).

STATUS: This meeting will be open to the public.

Items To Be Discussed

Correction and Approval of Minutes for August 14, 2014
Draft Advisory Opinion 2014-11: Health Care Service Corporation 
Employees' Political Action Committee
Draft Advisory Opinion 2014-13: ActBlue
Audit Division Recommendation Memorandum on Canseco for Congress (CFC) 
(A11-03)
Management and Administrative Matters

    Individuals who plan to attend and require special assistance, such 
as sign language interpretation or other reasonable accommodations, 
should contact Shawn Woodhead Werth, Secretary and Clerk, at (202) 694-
1040, at least 72 hours prior to the meeting date.

Person to Contact for Information: Judith Ingram, Press Officer, 
Telephone: (202) 694-1220.

Shawn Woodhead Werth,
 Secretary and Clerk of the Commission.
[FR Doc. 2014-22087 Filed 9-12-14; 11:15 am]
BILLING CODE 6715-01-P