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Amendment from April 05, 2012
47 CFR--PART 54
View Printed Federal Register page 77 FR 20553 in PDF format.
Amendment(s) published April 5, 2012, in 77 FR 20553
Effective Dates: May 7, 2012
2. Amend §54.5 by revising the definition of “rate-of-return carrier” to read as follows.
§54.5 Terms and definitions.
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Rate-of-return carrier.“Rate-of-return carrier” shall refer to any incumbent local exchange carrier not subject to price cap regulation as that term is defined in §61.3(ee) of this chapter.
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