BEFORE THE PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION

OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI

 

 

 

In the Matter of the Application of Tempo Telecom, LLC   )

for Designation as an Eligible Telecommunications           )

Carrier in the State of Missouri for the Limited Purpose    )    File No.  TA-2013-0545

of Offering Prepaid Wireless Lifeline Service to                )

Qualified Households                                                      )

 

 

ORDER DIRECTING FILING

 

Issue Date:  September 17, 2013                     Effective Date:  September 17, 2013

 

 

On June 26, 2013, Tempo Telecom, LLC d/b/a Tempo requested designation by the Missouri Public Service Commission (“Commission”) as an eligible telecommunications carrier for the purpose of providing prepaid wireless services to qualifying customers in Missouri for Lifeline support only.  On September 16, 2013, the Staff of the Commission filed a recommendation to grant the ETC designation, subject to three conditions.  The Commission will direct Tempo Telecom, LLC to file a response addressing the three conditions in the Staff recommendation.

THE COMMISSION ORDERS THAT:

1.               Tempo Telecom, LLC shall respond to the Staff recommendation, specifically addressing the three conditions set out therein, no later than September 26, 2013.

2.               This order shall become effective immediately upon issuance.

 

BY THE COMMISSION

 

 

 

 

Morris L. Woodruff

Secretary

 

 

Michael Bushmann, Regulatory Law Judge,

by delegation of authority pursuant to

Section 386.240, RSMo 2000.

 

Dated at Jefferson City, Missouri,

on this 17th day of September, 2013.