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Revised as of October 1, 2008
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Sec. 51.515 Application of access charges.
(c) Notwithstanding Sec. Sec. 51.505, 51.511, and 51.513(d)(2) and paragraph (a) of
this section, an incumbent LEC may assess upon telecommunications carriers
that purchase unbundled local switching elements, as described in
Sec. 51.319(c)(1), for intrastate toll minutes of use traversing such unbundled
local switching elements, intrastate access charges comparable to those
listed in paragraph (b) and any explicit intrastate universal service
mechanism based on access charges, only until the earliest of the following,
and not thereafter:
(1) June 30, 1997;
(2) The effective date of a state commission decision that an incumbent LEC
may not assess such charges; or
(3) With respect to a Bell operating company only, the date on which that
company is authorized to offer in-region interLATA service in the state
pursuant to section 271 of the Act. The end date for Bell operating
companies that are authorized to offer interLATA service shall apply only to
the recovery of access charges in those states in which the Bell operating
company is authorized to offer such service.
(d) Interstate access charges described in part 69 shall not be assessed by
incumbent LECs on each element purchased by requesting carriers providing
both telephone exchange and exchange access services to such requesting
carriers' end users.
[ 61 FR 45619 , Aug. 29, 1996, as amended at 62 FR 45587 , Aug. 28, 1997; 71 FR 65750 , Nov. 9, 2006]
Goto Section: 51.513 | 51.601
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