BEFORE THE PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION

OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI

 

 

In the Matter of the Application of Birch Telecom of     )

Missouri, Inc. dba NOW Communications as an          )
Eligible Telecommunications Carrier in the State of     )         File No. TA-2013-0314

Missouri for the Limited Purpose of Offering Lifeline    )

Service to Qualified Households                                 )

 

 

NOTICE CLOSING CASE

 

Issue Date:  January 10, 2013

 

 

On November 13, 2012, Birch Telecom of Missouri, Inc., filed an application as described in the above caption.  On January 7, 2013, Birch withdrew its application. No testimony has been filed or offered.

Commission rule 4 CSR 240-2.116(1) allows an applicant to withdraw its application without leave of the Commission if there has been no testimony filed or offered.  Because there has been no testimony filed, the application is withdrawn and this case shall be closed.

 

BY THE COMMISSION

 

 

 

 

Steven C. Reed

Secretary

( S E A L )

 

Dated at Jefferson City, Missouri,

on this 10th day of January, 2013.

 

Jones, Senior Regulatory Law Judge