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                           Before the
                Federal Communications Commission
                     Washington, D.C. 20554
                                   
In the Matter of                )
                                )       
Rony Richard Louis              )   File No.: EB-03-TP-441
600 W. Oak Ridge Road, Bldg. 3  )   NAL/Acct. No. 200432700010 
Orlando, Florida                )   FRN 0010339414
                                )

                        FORFEITURE ORDER

Adopted:  May 17, 2004                  Released: May 20, 2004

By the Chief, Enforcement Bureau:

     1.   In  this  Forfeiture  Order  (``Order''),  we  issue  a 
          monetary  forfeiture  in  the  amount  of           ten 
          thousand dollars  ($10,000) to Mr.  Rony Richard  Louis 
          (``Mr. Louis'') for  willful and repeated violation  of 
          Section  301 of  the  Communications Act  of  1934,  as 
          amended (``Act'').1   The noted violation involves  Mr. 
          Louis operating  a radio  station on  the frequency  of 
          89.5 MHz without Commission authorization. 

     2.   On  March  3,  2004,  the  District  Director  of   the 
Commission's  Tampa,  Florida  Field  Office  (``Tampa  Office'') 
issued a Notice of Apparent Liability for Forfeiture (``NAL'') in 
the amount of $10,000 to Mr.  Louis.2  Mr. Louis has not filed  a 
response to  the NAL.   Based on  the information  before us,  we 
affirm the forfeiture.  

     3.   ACCORDINGLY, IT IS  ORDERED that,  pursuant to  Section 
503(b) of the Act,3 and  Sections 0.111, 0.311 and 1.80(f)(4)  of 
the Commission's  Rules (``Rules),4  Mr.  Rony Richard  Louis  IS 
LIABLE FOR A  MONETARY FORFEITURE  in the amount  of $10,000  for 
willfully and repeatedly violating Section 301 of the Act. 

     4.   Payment of the forfeiture shall  be made in the  manner 
provided for in Section 1.80 of  the Rules within 30 days of  the 
release of this Order.  If the forfeiture is not paid within  the 
period    specified, the case may  be referred to the  Department 
of Justice for collection pursuant to Section 504(a) of the Act.5  
Payment shall be made by  mailing a check or similar  instrument, 
payable to  the order           of the  ``Federal  Communications 
Commission,'' to  the  Federal  Communications  Commission,  P.O.      
Box 73482, Chicago, Illinois 60673-7482.  The payment should note 
NAL/Acct. No. 200432700010 and FRN 0010339414.  Requests for full 
payment under  an  installment plan  should  be sent  to:  Chief, 
Revenue and Receivables Operations Group, 445 12th Street,  S.W., 
Washington, D.C. 20554.6


     7.        IT IS FURTHER  ORDERED that a  copy of this  Order 
shall be  sent by  first  class mail  and certified  mail  return 
receipt requested, to Mr.  Rony Richard Louis,  600 W. Oak  Ridge 
Road, Building 3, Orlando, Florida 32809.

                         FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION
                         


                         David H. Solomon
                         Chief, Enforcement Bureau
_________________________

     1 47 U.S.C.  301.

     2 Notice of Apparent Liability for Forfeiture, NAL/Acct. No. 
200432700010 (Enf. Bur., Tampa,  Florida  Office, released  March 
3, 2004).

     3 47 U.S.C.  503(b).

     4 47 C.F.R.  0.111, 0.311, 1.80(f)(4).

     5 47 U.S.C.  504(a).

     6 See 47 C.F.R.  1.1914.