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                                   Before the

                       Federal Communications Commission

                             Washington, D.C. 20554

   In the Matter of )


   Hillsborough Township Board of Fire ) File No. EB-10-PA-0307

   Commissioners )

   Licensee of Radio Station WQCK783 ) NOV No. V201132400018

   Hillsborough, New Jersey )



                              NOTICE OF VIOLATION

   Released: March 28, 2011

   By the District Director, Philadelphia Office, Northeast Region,
   Enforcement Bureau:

    1. This is a Notice of Violation ("Notice") issued pursuant to section
       1.89 of the Commission's Rules, to Hillsborough Township Board of Fire
       Commissioners, the licensee of Station WQCK783 in Hillsborough, New

    2. In response to an interference complaint, on February 18, 2011, agents
       of the Enforcement Bureau's Philadelphia Office inspected the radio
       transmitting equipment for Station WQCK783 located at 466 Raider
       Boulevard, Hillsborough, New Jersey, and observed the following

   47 C.F.R. S: 90.403(c): "Except for stations that have been granted
   exclusive channels under this part and that are classified as commercial
   mobile radio service providers pursuant to part 20 of this chapter, each
   licensee must restrict all transmissions to the minimum practical
   transmission time and must employ efficient operating procedure designed
   to maximize the utilization of the spectrum." At the time of inspection,
   the agents monitored the frequency 466.125 MHz and found Station WQCK783,
   which operates with an output power of 4 watts, continuously transmitting
   a modulated carrier. According to the rules, the transmission of a
   continuous carrier on the frequency 466.125 MHz is not allowed unless the
   transmitter operates with an output power not exceeding 120 milliwatts.

    3. Pursuant to Section 308(b) of the Communications Act of 1934, as
       amended, and Section 1.89 of the Commission's Rules, Hillsborough
       Township Board of Fire Commissioners 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 a principal or officer of the Hillsborough Township Board of
       Fire Commissioners. 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

   Philadelphia Office

   One Oxford Valley Building, Suite 404

   2300 East Lincoln Highway

   Langhorne, Pennsylvania 19047

    4. This Notice shall be sent to by Certified Mail/Return Receipt
       Requested and regular mail to the Hillsborough Township Board of Fire
       Commissioners at its 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.


   Gene J. Stanbro

   District Director

   Philadelphia Office

   Northeast Region

   Enforcement Bureau

   47 C.F.R. S: 1.89.

   Section 90.217(d) permits transmitters that are used at stations licensed
   below 800 MHz on any frequency listed in subparts B (Public Safety Radio
   Pool) and C (Industrial Business Radio Pool) of this part and that have an
   output power not exceeding 120 milliwatts to operate in continuous carrier
   transmit mode.

   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