Universal Service Funds
The following incumbent local exchange telecommunications carriers (ILECs) and competitive eligible telecommunications carriers (ETCs) within West
Virginia, have filed verified statements demonstrating that they use
universal service support "only for the provision, maintenance and
upgrading of facilities for which the support is intended,"
consistent with Section 254(e) of the Telecommunications Act of 1996.
On July 10, 2007, the FCC issued Public Notice DA
07-3088, "Deadline for Annual Lifeline Verification Surveys,"
requiring eligible telecommunications carriers (ETCs) in a state with its own
state-based Low-Income program to :submit a certification, signed by an
officer of the company to USAC by August 31, 2007, and on August 31 of
each subsequent year thereafter, attesting that the ETC has complied
with the state verification procedures." The following
telecommunications carriers have filed the lifeline verification
The verification information can be
found on our web site by clicking one of the links below. For 2006,
2007 and 2008 information, please click on the link below, which will take
you to the Formal Case List. To find the individual listings or to view the
document, click on the link called Activities on the right hand side of
the page. For the year 2007 and 2008, the list will include both the
Universal Service eligibility and the Lifeline Verifications.
2018 Eligibility: Case No. 18-0478-T-GI
2017 Eligibility: Case No. 17-0500-T-GI
2016 Eligibility: Case No. 16-0433-T-GI