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                                   Before the

                       Federal Communications Commission

                             Washington, D.C. 20554



   In the Matter of )


   Comcast of Arizona, Inc. )

   Operator of Cable Television System ) File No. EB-09-SD-0037

   Physical System ID# 008124 )

   Tucson, Arizona ) NOV No. V200932940002



                              NOTICE OF VIOLATION

   Released: May 4, 2009

   By the District Director, San Diego Office, Western Region, Enforcement

    1. This is a Notice of Violation ("Notice") issued pursuant to Section
       1.89 of the Commission's Rules, to Comcast of Arizona, Inc.
       ("Comcast"), operator of a cable television system in Tucson, Arizona.

    2. On March 25, 2009, an agent of the Enforcement Bureau's San Diego
       Office inspected Comcast's cable television system in Tucson, Arizona.
       The San Diego agent requested that Comcast conduct a Required Weekly
       Test ("RWT") of its emergency alert system ("EAS") equipment during
       the inspection and observed the following violation:

   47 C.F.R. S: 11.51(h): "Analog cable and digital cable systems with 10,000
   or more subscribers . . . . (3) Shall transmit the EAS visual message on
   all downstream channels." At the time of the inspection, no visual message
   of the EAS alert was transmitted on any programmed channels during the

    3. Pursuant to Section 403 of the Communications Act of 1934, as amended,
       and Section 1.89 of the Commission's Rules, Comcast of Arizona, Inc.
       must submit a written statement concerning this matter within 20 days
       of release of this Notice. The response must fully explain each
       violation, must contain a statement of the specific action(s) taken to
       correct each violation and preclude recurrence, and should include a
       time line for completion of pending corrective action(s). The response
       must be complete in itself and signed by Comcast or a principal or
       officer of Comcast. All replies and documentation sent in response to
       this Notice should be marked with the File No. and NOV No. specified
       above, and mailed to the following address:

   Federal Communications Commission

   San Diego Office

   4542 Ruffner St., Suite 370

   San Diego, CA 92111

    4. This Notice shall be sent to by Certified Mail/Return Receipt
       Requested and regular mail to Cox Communications, at its address of

    5. The Privacy Act of 1974 requires that we advise you that the
       Commission will use all relevant material information before it,
       including any information disclosed in your reply, to determine what,
       if any, enforcement action is required to ensure compliance. Any false
       statement made knowingly and willfully in reply to this Notice is
       punishable by fine or imprisonment under Title 18 of the U.S. Code.


   William R. Zears Jr.

   District Director

   San Diego District Office

   Western Region

   Enforcement Bureau

   47 C.F.R. S: 1.89.

   47 U.S.C. S: 403.

   P.L. 93-579, 5 U.S.C. S: 552a(e)(3).

   18 U.S.C. S: 1001 et seq.

   Federal Communications Commission


                       Federal Communications Commission