BEFORE THE PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION
OF THE STATE OF
In the Matter of the Cancellation of the )
Certificate of Service Authority and ) File No. XD-2014-0074
Tariff of Covista Communications, Inc. )
ORDER DIRECTING NOTICE
Issue Date: September 17, 2013 Effective Date: September 17, 2013
On September 16, 2013, the Staff of the Missouri Public Service Commission filed a motion requesting Covista Communications, Inc. (“Covista”) certificate of service authority and accompanying tariff to provide interexchange telecommunication service in the State of Missouri be cancelled. The Commission granted Covista a certificate of service authority to provide interexchange telecommunication service in the State of Missouri in File Number TO-2001-0319.
The Commission need not hold a hearing, if, after proper notice and opportunity to intervene, no party requests such a hearing. Therefore, if no request for a hearing or objection to Staff’s motion is received, the Commission may cancel the certificate based on Staff’s motion.
The Commission finds that proper persons shall be allowed 10 days from the issuance of this order to file a motion for hearing.
THE COMMISSION ORDERS THAT:
1. Any party wishing to file an objection or request a hearing shall do so by filing a pleading no later than September 27, 2013, with:
Post Office Box 360
or via the Commission’s Electronic Information and Filing System (EFIS) at: www.psc.mo.gov.
2. This order shall become effective upon issuance.
BY THE COMMISSION
Morris L. Woodruff
Morris L. Woodruff, Chief Regulatory
Law Judge, by delegation of authority
pursuant to Section 386.240, RSMo 2000.
on this 17th day of September, 2013.
 State ex reI. Rex Deffenderfer Enterprises, Inc. v. Public Service Commission, 776 S.W.2d 494 (Mo. App. W.D. 1989).