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                                   Before the

                       Federal Communications Commission

                             Washington, D.C. 20554

   In the Matter of )


   Darin Groeneweg ) File No. EB-10-DT-0020

   Licensee of Citizens Band Radio Service Station )   NOV No. V201032360004

   Byron Center, MI )




                              NOTICE OF VIOLATION

   Released: March 4, 2010

   By the District Director, Detroit Office, Northeast Region, Enforcement

    1. This is a Notice of Violation ("Notice") issued pursuant to Section
       1.89 of the Commission's Rules to Darin Groeneweg, licensee of a
       Citizens Band ("CB") Radio Service station in Byron Center, MI.

    2. On January 25, 2010,  an agent of the Commission's Detroit Office
       inspected your CB radio station located at 131 CB Radio Shop, Inc.,
       720 Clyde Ct. SW, Byron Center, Michigan 49315 and found the following

   47 C.F.R. S: 95.409: "(CB Rule 9) What equipment may I use at my CB
   station? (a) You must use an FCC certificated CB transmitter at your CB
   station..." During the inspection of your CB station, the agent observed
   two non-certified CB transceivers - a Connex 4600 in your trailer and a
   Connex 33T in your vehicle.

    3. Pursuant to Section 308(b) of the Communications Act of 1934, as
       amended, and Section 1.89 of the Commission's Rules, Darin Groeneweg,
       must submit a written statement concerning this matter within twenty
       (20) days of release of this Notice. The response must fully explain
       each violation, must contain a statement of the specific action taken
       to correct each violation and preclude recurrence, and should include
       a time line for completion of pending corrective action. The response
       must be complete in itself and signed by you. 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

   Federal Communications Commission

   Detroit Office

   24897 Hathaway Street

   Farmington Hills, MI 48335

    4. This Notice shall be sent to Darin Groeneweg, at his address of

    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.


   James Bridgewater

   District Director

   Detroit District 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.