Goto Section: 211.5 | 211.7 | Table of Contents
Revised as of September 1, 2021
Goto Year:2020 |
§ 211.6 Submission and processing of restoration priority requests.
(a) Except as otherwise provided below, all requests for restoration
priority assignments will be submitted to the Executive Agent in the
format prescribed by him for processing and certification.
(b) Priority 3 and 4 applications from county and municipal
governments, quasi-state and local government agencies and private
entities shall be forwarded to the Federal Communications Commission
for its approval and for certification to the carriers. These
submissions will be in the form prescribed by the Commission.
(c) Industrial/Commercial entities designated for prearranged voluntary
participation with the Federal Government in a national emergency
should submit separate applications to the Commission when requesting
the assignment of priorities in category 1 or 2. Such assignments will
require the approval of the National Security Council in order to
continue to be effective during a war emergency. In all cases the
justification for restoration priorities will contain a validation
statement from the Government agency with whom participation is
(d) Requests for restoration priority assignments made by Foreign
Government agencies, except for NATO, NATO national military authority,
and such other requests as the Executive Agent may be designated, will
be submitted to the Department of State for initial evaluation and
review. The Department will forward to the Executive Agent for
processing and approval such of these requests as it finds acceptable.
(e) Requests for restoration priority assignments made by NATO, NATO
national military authority, and such other requests as the Executive
Agent may designate, will be forwarded through established Allied Long
Lines Agency (ALLA) channels to the Secretary of Defense. The Secretary
will forward to the Executive Agent for processing and approval such of
these requests as he finds acceptable pursuant to approved NATO/U.S.
(f) Requests for temporary upgrading of restoration priority
assignments occasioned by special critical conditions, including
natural disasters, heightened diplomatic and political tenseness, and
tracking and control of manned space operations, may be submitted to
the Executive Agent together with such information as he may require
for expedited processing decision.
(g) All assignments, denials and changes of restoration priorities and
subpriorities are subject to review and modification by the National
(h) When requesting service from the carriers the user must include the
certified restoration priority on the service authorization.
Goto Section: 211.5 | 211.7
Goto Year: 2020 |
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