FCC Enforcement Actions

Database covers 2018 to present.

Westel, Inc.

Notice of Apparent Liability for Forfeiture


File/Case/Docket Number:

Proposed Forfeiture amount:

Universal Service Fund

Violation type:
Failure to file a report

FCC Bureau/Division involved:
Enforcement Bureau-Investigations and Hearings Division

FCC Document Number:

View FCC Document

Rule/Law sections violated

  • § 52.17(b) -
  • § 52.32(b) - Numbering / Number Portability / Allocation of the shared costs of long-term number portability.
  • § 54.711(a) - Universal Service / Administration / Contributor reporting requirements.
  • § 64.604(c)(5)(iii)(B) - Miscellaneous Rules Relating to Common Carriers / Telecommunications Relay Services and Related Customer Premises Equipment for Persons With Disabilities / Mandatory minimum standards.

FCC Registration Number(s)

Amounts shown in NALs may not include forfeitures that were reduced upon a showing and reflected in a subsequent Forfeiture Order (FO). Forfeitures reduced or cancelled through a method other than a Forfeiture Order may not always reflect in the database.

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