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Before the
Washington, DC 20554

In the Matter of )

Federal-State Joint Board on ) CC Docket 96-45
Universal Service )


Released: October 15, 1997

By the Acting Deputy Chief, Common Carrier Bureau:

On October 14, 1997 the Federal Communications Commission released the Third Report and Order (FCC 97-380) in the above-captioned proceeding. This erratum corrects the amendments to section 54.623(c) included in Appendix A.

Amend Part 54 of Title 47 of the Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) by amending section 54.623(c) as follows:

§ 54.623 Cap.

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(c) Requests. * * * The Rural Health Care Corporation shall implement an initial filing period that treats all health care providers filing within that period as if they were simultaneously received. The initial filing period shall begin on the date that the Rural Health Care Corporation begins to receive applications for support, and shall conclude on a date to be determined by the Rural Health Care Corporation. The Rural Health Care Corporation may implement such additional filing periods as it deems necessary.


John Nakahata
Acting Deputy Chief, Common Carrier Bureau