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                                   Before the

                       Federal Communications Commission

                             Washington, D.C. 20554

   In the Matter of )

   )

   STUCOMM, Inc. ) File No.: EB-FIELDSCR-14-00016922

   Licensee of FM Translator Station W276BZ )

   ) NOV No.: V201432640013

   Midlothian, Virginia )

   ) Facility ID: 158513

                              NOTICE OF VIOLATION

   Released: August 26, 2014

   By the Resident Agent, Norfolk Office, South Central Region, Enforcement
   Bureau:

    1. This is a Notice of Violation (Notice) issued pursuant to Section 1.89
       of the Commission's rules (Rules)^ to STUCOMM, Inc., licensee of FM
       Translator Station W276BZ, in Midlothian, Virginia. Pursuant to
       Section 1.89(a) of the Rules, issuance of this Notice does not
       preclude the Enforcement Bureau from further action if warranted,
       including issuing a Notice of Apparent Liability for Forfeiture for
       the violation(s) noted herein.^

    2. On August 6, 2014, in response to a complaint regarding translator
       station violations, an agent of the Enforcement Bureau's Norfolk
       Office inspected FM Translator Station W276BZ and observed the
       following violation(s):

     a. 47 C.F.R. S 74.1231(b): "An FM translator may be used for the purpose
        of retransmitting the signals of a primary AM or FM radio broadcast
        station or another translator station the signal of which is received
        directly through space, converted, and suitably amplified, and
        originating programming to the extent authorized in paragraphs (f),
        (g), and (h) of this section." At the time of inspection, the signal
        from the primary FM radio broadcast station was being received via an
        STL link and not directly through space.

     b. 47 C.F.R. S 74.1265(b): "The call sign of the translator or booster
        together with the name, address, and telephone number of the licensee
        or local representative of the licensee if the licensee does not
        reside in the community served by the translator or booster, and the
        name and address of a person and place where station records are
        maintained, shall be displayed at the translator or booster site on
        the structure supporting the transmitting antenna, so as to be
        visible to a person standing on the ground at the transmitter site.
        The display shall be prepared to withstand normal weathering for a
        reasonable period of time and shall be maintained in legible
        condition by the licensee." At the time of inspection, no information
        concerning FM Translator Station W276BZ was displayed at the
        translator site on the structure supporting the transmitting antenna
        that was visible to the FCC agent standing on the ground.

    3. Pursuant to Section 308(b) of the Communications Act of 1934, as
       amended,^ and Section 1.89 of the Rules, we seek additional
       information concerning the violations and any remedial actions taken.
       Therefore, STUCOMM, Inc. must submit a written statement concerning
       this matter within twenty (20) days of release of this Notice. The
       response (i) must fully explain each violation, including all relevant
       surrounding facts and circumstances, (ii) must contain a statement of
       the specific action(s) taken to correct each violation and preclude
       recurrence, and (iii) must include a time line for completion of any
       pending corrective action(s). The response must be complete in itself
       and must not be abbreviated by reference to other communications or
       answers to other notices.^

    4. In accordance with Section 1.16 of the Rules, we direct STUCOMM, Inc.
       to support its response to this Notice with an affidavit or
       declaration under penalty of perjury, signed and dated by an
       authorized officer of STUCOMM with personal knowledge of the
       representations provided in STUCOMM's response, verifying the truth
       and accuracy of the information therein,^ and confirming that all of
       the information requested by this Notice which is in the licensee's
       possession, custody, control, or knowledge has been produced. To
       knowingly and willfully make any false statement or conceal any
       material fact in reply to this Notice is punishable by fine or
       imprisonment under Title 18 of the U.S. Code.^

    5. 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

   Norfolk Office

   1457 Mount Pleasant Rd., Suite 113

   Chesapeake, Virginia, 23322

    6. This Notice shall be sent to STUCOMM, Inc. at its address of record.
       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.

   FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION

   Luther Bolden

   Resident Agent

   Norfolk District Office

   South Central Region

   Enforcement Bureau

   ^ 47 C.F.R. S 1.89.

   ^ 47 C.F.R. S 1.89(a).

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

   ^ 47 C.F.R. S 1.89(c).

   ^ Section 1.16 of the Rules provides that "[a]ny document to be filed with
   the Federal Communications Commission and which is required by any law,
   rule or other regulation of the United States to be supported, evidenced,
   established or proved by a written sworn declaration, verification,
   certificate, statement, oath or affidavit by the person making the same,
   may be supported, evidenced, established or proved by the unsworn
   declaration, certification, verification, or statement in writing of such
   person . . . . Such declaration shall be subscribed by the declarant as
   true under penalty of perjury, and dated, in substantially the following
   form . . . : `I declare (or certify, verify, or state) under penalty of
   perjury that the foregoing is true and correct. Executed on (date).
   (Signature)'." 47 C.F.R. S 1.16.

   ^ 18 U.S.C. S 1001 et seq. See also 47 C.F.R. S 1.17.

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

   Federal Communications Commission

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                       Federal Communications Commission