FCC 1.1160 Revised as of October 1, 2014
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§ 1.1160 Refunds of regulatory fees.
(a) Regulatory fees will be refunded, upon request, only in the
(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
(ii) When a licensee in the wireless radio service surrenders the
license or other authorization subject to a fee payment to the
(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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