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FCC 1.1160
Revised as of October 1, 2014
Goto Year:2013 | 2015
§ 1.1160   Refunds of regulatory fees.

   (a) Regulatory fees will be refunded, upon request, only in the
   following instances:

   (1) When no regulatory fee is required or an excessive fee has been
   paid. In the case of an overpayment, the refund amount will be based on
   the applicants', permittees', or licensees' entire submission. All
   refunds will be issued to the payor named in the appropriate block of
   the FCC Form 159. Payments in excess of a regulatory fee will be
   refunded only if the overpayment is $10.00 or more.

   (2) In the case of advance payment of regulatory fees, subject to
   § 1.1152, a refund will be issued based on unexpired full years:

   (i) When the Commission adopts new rules that nullify a license or
   other authorization, or a new law or treaty renders a license or other
   authorization useless;

   (ii) When a licensee in the wireless radio service surrenders the
   license or other authorization subject to a fee payment to the
   Commission; or

   (iii) When the Commission declines to grant an application submitted
   with a regulatory fee payment.

   (3) When a waiver is granted in accordance with § 1.1166.

   (b) No pro-rata refund of an annual fee will be issued.

   (c) No refunds will be issued based on unexpired partial years.

   (d) No refunds will be processed without a written request from the
   applicant, permittee, licensee or agent.

   [ 60 FR 34032 , June 29, 1995, as amended at  67 FR 46307 , July 12, 2002]

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