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                                   Before the

                       Federal Communications Commission

                             Washington, D.C. 20554

   In the Matter of )


   Dennis Kaulia ) File No. EB-11-HL-0007

   HA3058A )

   Licensee of Maritime Radio Station ) NOV No. V201132860003

   Nanakuli, Hawaii )


                              NOTICE OF VIOLATION

                                                   Released: January 24, 2011

   By the Resident Agent, Honolulu Office, Western Region, Enforcement

    1. This is a Notice of Violation ("Notice") issued pursuant to Section
       1.89 of the Commission's Rules, to Dennis Kaulia, licensee of maritime
       radio station HA3058A.

    2. On January 8, 2011, an agent of the Enforcement Bureau's Honolulu
       Office located an active EPIRB at the residence of 89-348 Palikea
       Street in Nanakuli, and observed the following violations:

        a. 47 C.F.R. S: 80.89(a): "Stations must not engage in superfluous
           radiocommunication." Transmissions by EPIRBs are intended to be
           actuated manually or automatically and operated automatically as
           part of a ship or a survival craft station as a locating aid for
           survival purposes. The agent located a falsely activated EPIRB at
           the residence with a Hawaii state registered boat, HA3058A, parked
           in the backyard.

        b. 47 C.F.R. S: 80.1053: "Operation of Class A EPIRB stations shall
           be prohibited after December 31, 2006." The EPIRB that was falsely
           activated may not be used on commercial or recreational
           watercraft, as it is a Class A device.

    3. Pursuant to Section 308(b) of the Communications Act of 1934, as
       amended, and Section 1.89 of the Commission's Rules, Dennis Kaulia
       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 Dennis Kaulia, or his
       authorized representative. 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

   Honolulu Office

   P.O. Box 971030

   Waipahu, Hawaii 96797-1030

    4. This Notice shall be sent to Dennis Kaulia at his address of record.

    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.


   Ryan Hagihara

   Resident Agent

   Honolulu Office

   Western Region

   Enforcement Bureau

   47 C.F.R. S: 1.89.

   47 U.S.C. S: 308(b).

   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