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§ 1.7009 Enforcement.
(a) It shall be unlawful for an entity or individual to willfully and
knowingly, or recklessly, submit information or data as part of the
Digital Opportunity Data Collection that is materially inaccurate or
incomplete with respect to the availability or the quality of broadband
internet access service. Such action may lead to enforcement action
and/or penalties as set forth in the Communications Act and other
(b) Failure to make the Digital Opportunity Data Collection filing in
accordance with the Commission's rules and the instructions to the
Digital Opportunity Data Collection may lead to enforcement action
pursuant to the Communications Act of 1934, as amended, and any other
(c) For purposes of this section, “materially inaccurate or incomplete”
means a submission that contains omissions or incomplete or inaccurate
information that the Commission finds has a substantial impact on its
collection and use of the data collected in order to comply with the
requirements of 47 U.S.C. 641-646.
(d) Providers must file corrected data when they discover inaccuracy,
omission, or significant reporting error in the original data that they
submitted, whether through self-discovery, the crowdsource process, the
challenge process, the Commission verification process, or otherwise.
(1) Providers must file corrections within 30 days of their discovery
of incorrect or incomplete data; and
(2) The corrected filings must be accompanied by the same types of
certifications that accompany the original filings.
[ 86 FR 18162 , Apr. 7, 2021]
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