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                                   Before the

                       Federal Communications Commission

                             Washington, D.C. 20554

   In the Matter of )

   )

   Gregory Chomko ) File No. EB-FIELDNER-12-00004077

   )

   Newington, CT 06111 ) NOV No. V201232260006

                              NOTICE OF VIOLATION

   Released: September 11, 2012

   By the District Director, Boston 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 Gregory Chomko, owner of a marine vessel
       called "Cadence," located in Westbrook, Connecticut.

    2. On September 2, 2012, in response to an interference complaint, an
       agent of the Enforcement Bureau's Boston Office conducted an
       investigation and observed the following violation:

   47 C.F.R. S: 80.89 (d): "Stations must not: When using telephony, transmit
   signals or communications not addressed to a particular station or
   stations. This provision does not apply to the transmission of distress,
   alarm, urgency, or safety signals or messages, or to test transmissions."
   The agent determined that a VHF transmitter installed on "Cadence" was
   transmitting a continuous unmodulated carrier on VHF Marine Channel 16
   (156.8 MHz), the International and Distress Calling Frequency. The
   transmission was not conducted as a test or for distress or emergency
   purposes.

    3. Pursuant to section 308(b) of the Communications Act of 1934, as
       amended, and Section 1.89 of the Commission's rules, Gregory Chomko,
       must submit a written statement concerning this matter within twenty
       (20) calendar 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
       Gregory Chomko. 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

   Boston Office

   1 Batterymarch Park, Suite 102

   Quincy, MA 02169

    4. This Notice shall be sent to Gregory Chomko 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.

   FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION

   Dennis Loria

   District Director

   Boston Office

   Northeast 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

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                       Federal Communications Commission