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FCC 1.51
Revised as of September 1, 2021
Goto Year:2020 | 2022
  §  1.51   Number of copies of pleadings, briefs, and other papers.

   (a) In hearing proceedings, all pleadings, letters, documents, or other
   written submissions, shall be filed using the Commission's Electronic
   Comment Filing System, excluding confidential material as set forth in
   § 1.314 of these rules. Each written submission that includes
   confidential material shall be filed as directed by the Commission,
   along with an additional courtesy copy transmitted to the presiding

   (b) In rulemaking proceedings which have not been designated for
   hearing, see § 1.419.

   (c) In matters other than rulemaking and hearing cases, unless
   otherwise specified by Commission rules, an original and one copy shall
   be filed. If the matter relates to part 22 of the rules, see § 22.6 of
   this chapter.

   (d) Where statute or regulation provides for service by the Commission
   of papers filed with the Commission, an additional copy of such papers
   shall be filed for each person to be served.

   (e) The parties to any proceeding may, on notice, be required to file
   additional copies of any or all filings made in that proceeding.

   (f) For application and licensing matters involving the Wireless Radio
   Services, pleadings, briefs or other documents must be filed
   electronically in ULS.

   (g) Participants that file pleadings, briefs or other documents
   electronically in ULS need only submit one copy, so long as the
   submission conforms to any procedural or filing requirements
   established for formal electronic comments. (See § 1.49)

   (h) Pleadings, briefs or other documents filed electronically in ULS by
   a party represented by an attorney shall include the name, street
   address, email address, and telephone number of at least one attorney
   of record. Parties not represented by an attorney that files
   electronically in ULS shall provide their name, street address, email
   address, and telephone number.

   [ 76 FR 24391 , May 2, 2011, as amended at  83 FR 2556 , Jan. 18, 2018;  85 FR 63172 , Oct. 6, 2020;  85 FR 85528 , Dec. 29, 2020]


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Goto Year: 2020 | 2022
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