USF study results
Section 54.1307 of the Commission’s rules requires NECA to file Universal Service Fund cost and expense adjustment information annually with the Commission and the Administrator on October 1 each year. The information in this filing is compiled from data as of December 31 of the prior year that are supplied to NECA by incumbent local exchange carriers on or before July 31 as specified in section 54.1305 of the Commission’s rules.
USAC Payment Quality Assurance Program
USAC has launched a Payment Quality Assurance Program, to assess rates of improper Universal Service Fund payments. Required of all selected USF beneficiaries, the program will enable USAC to make prompt, accurate estimates of improper payments at minimal costs in time and money to program participants. More information is available on USAC’s website. If you would like NECA to assist you in providing data to USAC, please contact your member service manager.