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FCC 0.204
Revised as of October 1, 2014
Goto Year:2013 | 2015
§ 0.204   The exercise of delegated authority.

   (a) Authority to issue orders and to enter into correspondence. Any
   official (or group of officials) to whom authority is delegated in this
   subpart is authorized to issue orders (including rulings, decisions, or
   other action documents) pursuant to such authority and to enter into
   general correspondence concerning any matter for which he is
   responsible under this subpart or subpart A of this part.

   (b) Authority of subordinate officials. Authority delegated to any
   official to issue orders or to enter into correspondence under
   paragraph (a) of this section may be exercised by that official or by
   appropriate subordinate officials acting for him.

   (c) Signature. (1) Other orders made by a committee, board or panel
   identify the body and are signed by the Secretary.

   (2) Upon signing an order, the Secretary affixes the Commission's seal.

   (3) General correspondence by a committee or board is signed by the
   committee or board chairman.

   (4) All other orders and letters are signed by the official who has
   given final approval of their contents.

   (5) With the exception of license forms requiring the signature of an
   appropriate official of the issuing bureau or office, license forms
   bear only the seal of the Commission.

   (d) Form of orders. Orders may be issued in any appropriate form (e.g.,
   as captioned orders, letters, telegrams) and may, if appropriate, be
   issued orally. Orders issued orally shall, if practicable, be confirmed
   promptly in writing.

   (e) Minutes entries. Except as otherwise provided in this subpart,
   actions taken as provided in paragraph (d) of this section shall be
   recorded in writing and filed in the official minutes of the

   [ 33 FR 8227 , June 1, 1968, as amended at  38 FR 18550 , July 12, 1973;  62 FR 4170 , Jan. 29, 1997]

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Goto Section: 0.203 | 0.211

Goto Year: 2013 | 2015
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