Goto Section: 51.223 | 51.231 | Table of Contents
Revised as of October 1, 2008
Goto Year:2007 |
Sec. 51.230 Presumption of acceptability for deployment of an advanced services
(a) An advanced services loop technology is presumed acceptable for
deployment under any one of the following circumstances, where the
(1) Complies with existing industry standards; or
(2) Is approved by an industry standards body, the Commission, or any state
(3) Has been successfully deployed by any carrier without significantly
degrading the performance of other services.
(b) An incumbent LEC may not deny a carrier's request to deploy a technology
that is presumed acceptable for deployment unless the incumbent LEC
demonstrates to the relevant state commission that deployment of the
particular technology will significantly degrade the performance of other
advanced services or traditional voiceband services.
(c) Where a carrier seeks to establish that deployment of a technology falls
within the presumption of acceptability under paragraph (a)(3) of this
section, the burden is on the requesting carrier to demonstrate to the state
commission that its proposed deployment meets the threshold for a
presumption of acceptability and will not, in fact, significantly degrade
the performance of other advanced services or traditional voice band
services. Upon a successful demonstration by the requesting carrier before a
particular state commission, the deployed technology shall be presumed
acceptable for deployment in other areas.
[ 65 FR 1345 , Jan. 10, 2000]
Goto Section: 51.223 | 51.231
Goto Year: 2007 |
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