BEFORE THE PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION

OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI

 

In the Matter of the Application of Southwestern       )

Bell Telephone Company d/b/a AT&T Missouri for    )

Review and Reversal of North American Number      )         File No. IO-2013-0401

Plan Thousands-Block Pooling Administrator's          )

Decision to Withhold Numbering Resources             )

 

                                       

 

ORDER DIRECTING NOTICE, ESTABLISHING TIME FOR FILING REQUESTS TO INTERVENE AND ESTABLISHING

TIME FOR FILING RECOMMENDATIONS

 

Issue Date: February 25, 2013                             Effective Date: February 25, 2013

 

               This order directs that notice of this case be sent to all certificated interexchange and basic local exchange telecommunications companies in the state of Missouri and to the North American Numbering Plan Administrator.  The order also establishes dates for the filing of requests to intervene and for the filing of recommendations.

               On February 25, 2013, Southwestern Bell Telephone Company, d/b/a AT&T Missouri, filed an application and Motion for Expedited Treatment under 47 C.F.R. 52.15(g)(3)(iv) requesting that the Missouri Public Service Commission review and reverse a decision of the North American Numbering Plan Administrator (NANPA), NeuStar, Inc., to withhold certain numbering resources from AT&T Missouri.  The numbering resources AT&T Missouri requested consist of one thousands-block from which two hundred (200) consecutive numbers can be drawn within (1) the 636 NPA, and (2) the Harvester rate center.  The numbering resources are needed in order to meet the needs of General Services Administration, acting on behalf of the Department of the U.S. Navy, located at the Inshore Boat Facility, Army Reserve Center in Saint Charles County, Missouri.

               The Commission finds that proper persons should be allowed to file a request for intervention or a motion for hearing.  Therefore, the Commission will set a time for interventions as directed below.  The Commission will also direct its Data Center to send a copy of this order to each certificated interexchange and basic local exchange telecommunications company in Missouri.  In addition, the Data Center shall send a copy of this order to the North American Numbering Plan Administrator, NeuStar, Inc.

               The Commission will also direct its Staff to file a recommendation and will establish a date by which any other party wishing to respond must file a recommendation.

               IT IS ORDERED THAT:

               1.     The Data Center shall send a copy of this order to each certificated interexchange and basic local exchange telecommunications company in Missouri and to the North American Numbering Plan Administrator, NeuStar, Inc.

               2.     Any party wishing to intervene or to request a hearing shall do so by filing an appropriate pleading no later than March 4, 2013, with:

                              Shelley Brueggemann, Acting Secretary

                              Missouri Public Service Commission

                              Post Office Box 360

                              Jefferson City, Missouri  65102

 

 

and send copies to:

 

                              Robert Gryzmala

                              Southwestern Bell Telephone Company,

                              d/b/a AT&T Missouri

                              One AT&T Center, Room 3520

                              St. Louis, Missouri  63101

 

and:

                              Office of the Public Counsel

                              Post Office Box 2230

                              Jefferson City, Missouri  65102

 

               3.     The Staff of the Commission shall file a recommendation regarding the application of AT&T Missouri or shall file a status report indicating when a recommendation will be filed, no later than March 4, 2013.

               4.     Any other party that wishes to file a recommendation regarding the application of AT&T Missouri, shall do so no later than March 4, 2013, and shall file its recommendation simultaneously with its application to intervene.

               5.     This order shall become effective February 25, 2013.

                                                                      BY THE COMMISSION

 

 

 

                                                                      Shelley Brueggemann

                                                                      Acting Secretary

 

(S E A L)

 

Harold Stearley, Deputy Chief Regulatory

Law Judge, by delegation of authority

pursuant to Section 386.240, RSMo 2000.

 

Dated at Jefferson City, Missouri,

on this 25th day of February, 2013.