BEFORE THE PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION

OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI

 

 

In the Matter of the Application of Virgin Mobile USA, L.P.  )

Branded Assurance Wireless Brought To You By Virgin      )

Mobile for Limited Designation as an Eligible                      )        File No.  RA-2012-0264

Telecommunications Carrier in the State of Missouri           )

 

 

ORDER DIRECTING FILING

 

Issue Date:  January 30, 2013                              Effective Date:  January 30, 2013

 

 

On February 1, 2012, Virgin Mobile USA, L.P. branded Wireless Brought to You By Virgin Mobile (“Virgin Mobile”) requested designation by the Missouri Public Service Commission (“Commission”) as an eligible telecommunications carrier for the purpose of providing prepaid wireless services in Missouri supported by the federal Universal Service Fund’s Lifeline program.  On January 29, 2013, the Staff of the Commission filed a recommendation to grant the ETC designation, subject to three conditions.  The Commission will direct Virgin Mobile to file a response addressing the three conditions in the Staff recommendation.

THE COMMISSION ORDERS THAT:

1.               Virgin Mobile shall respond to the Staff recommendation, specifically addressing the three conditions set out therein, no later than February 13, 2013.

2.               This order shall become effective immediately upon issuance.

 

BY THE COMMISSION

 

 

 

 

Shelley Brueggemann

Acting Secretary

 

( S E A L )

 

Michael Bushmann, Regulatory Law Judge,

by delegation of authority pursuant to

Section 386.240, RSMo 2000.

 

Dated at Jefferson City, Missouri,

on this 30th day of January, 2013.