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FCC Form 399: Reimbursement Request

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(REFERENCE COPY - Not for submission) FCC Form 399: Reimbursement Request

Facility ID:
69449
Service:
LPT
Call Sign:
WSCG-LD
Channel:
14 (UHF)
File Number:
0000089925
FRN:
0011284973
Eligibility Status:
Eligible
Date Submitted:
10/08/2020

Applicant Information

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Applicant Name, Type, and Contact Information

Applicant Address Phone Email Applicant Type

MARQUEE BROADCASTING INC.

Doing Business As: MARQUEE BROADCASTING INC.

Patricia R Lane

4400 BROOKEVILLE RD

BROOKEVILLE, MD 20833

United States

+1 (301) 661-9610 PATRICIA_LANE@MARQUEEBROADCASTING.COM Limited Liability Company

Reimbursement Contact Information

Reimbursement Contact Name and Information

Applicant Address Phone Email

[Confidential]

 

 

 


Preparer Contact Information

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Preparer Contact Name and Information

Applicant Address Phone Email

Jeff Winemiller

Lowcountry 34 Media LLC

1 Tuxedo Drive

Beaufort , SC 29907

United States

+1 (717) 226-3535 jeff@wscg.tv

Broadcaster Information and Transition Plan

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Question Response
Will the station be sharing equipment with another broadcast television station or stations (e.g., a shared antenna, co-location on a tower, use of the same transmitter room, multiple transmitters feeding a combiner, etc.)? If yes, enter the facility ID's of the other stations and click 'prefill' to download those stations' licensing information. No
Briefly describe transition plan Move from Channel 32 to 14 New antenna and Transmitter required will use existing line on existing Tower

Transmitters

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Section Question Response
Transmitter Related Expenses Do you have transmitter related expenses? Yes

Primary Transmitter

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Existing Transmitter Information

Section Question Response
Existing Transmitter Description Type of change Purchase New
Use Primary (Main)
Ownership Owned
Is this transmitter currently shared with another station? No
Is this transmitter currently in operating condition? Yes
Existing Transmitter Manufacturer and Type Manufacturer
Model TLU 1KW
Year 1995
Type Solid State
Solid State Cooling Air Cooled
Solid State Power Capacity 1 kW

Primary Transmitter

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New Transmitter Costs

Section Question Response
New Transmitter Use Primary (Main)
Change Type Purchase New
Is this a request for upgraded equipment? Yes
Manufacturer
Model NV-8306V1
Transmitter Type Solid State
Solid State Cooling Air Cooled
Solid State Power capacity 1.3 kW
Justification for New Transmitter Old unit would not retune

Primary Transmitter

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Other Transmitter Costs

Section Question Response
Other Transmitter Costs
Does the transmitter installation require a Transmitter Building Site Survey/Installation? No
Electrical Service Service Entrance (3 phases 800A 208V) No
Switchgear (industrial 800 amp) No
Transformer (480V) No
Rigid Conduit and Wiring No
Other Electrical Service No
HVAC Service Does the replacement transmitter require HVAC Service? No
Transmitter Building Addition/Modification or Leasehold Improvement Does the Transmitter Building require an addition, modification, other leashold improvement? No

Primary Transmitter

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Other Transmitter Cost Not Listed

Name Description

Dielectric

Mask Filter

Antennas

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Section Question Response
Antenna Related Expenses Do you have antenna related expenses? Yes

Primary Antenna

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Existing Antenna Information

Section Question Response
Existing Antenna Description Type of change Purchase New
Antenna Use Primary (Main)
Ownership Owned
Is the existing antenna shared with another station or stations? No
Is the existing antenna directional? No
Is antenna in operating condition? Yes
Is antenna located on or in close proximity to an antenna farm? Yes
Existing Antenna Manufacturer and Type
Mounting Side Mount
Antenna position in stack Top
Polarization Horizontal
Type Cross Dipole
ERP: 5.0 kW
Manufacturer
Model Panel
Year 1995

Primary Antenna

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New Antenna Costs

Section Question Response
New Antenna Description Use Primary (Main)
Change Type Purchase New
Ownership Owned
Is antenna shared? No
Is antenna directional? No
Will antenna be located on or in close proximity to an antenna farm? No
New Antenna Manufacturer and Types
Mounting Side Mount
Antenna position in stack Top
Polarization Horizontal
Type Other
Other Antenna Type omnioide
ERP: 15.0 kW
Manufacturer
Model PSILP12OI-14
Year 2018
Justification for New Antenna Needed for Channel 14

Primary Antenna

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Other Antenna Costs

Section Question Response
Elbow Complex Do you require the separate purchase of the Elbow Complex? Yes
Broadband or Single Channel? Single Channel
Feed Line Size 1 5/8 inches inches
Side Mount Brackets Do you require the separate purchase of side mount brackets for a high power antenna? No
Pattern Scatter Analysis Do you require separate purchase of pattern scatter analysis for a side mount high or medium power antenna? No
Sweep Test Do you require the sweep testing of transmission line and antenna? Yes

Primary Antenna

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Other Antenna Cost Not Listed

Information not provided.

Transmission Line

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Section Question Response
Transmission Line Related Expenses Do you have transmission line related expenses? No

Tower Equipment And Rigging Costs

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Section Question Response
Tower Equipment or Rigging Costs Changes Do you have tower equipment or rigging costs changes? Yes

Primary Tower

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Existing Tower

Section Question Response
Existing Tower Description Type of change Move Equipment
Tower Use Primary (Main)
Ownership Leased
Is this tower consider Complex? No
Is this tower currently shared with any other stations? No
Is tower documented for structural analysis? No
Is tower compliant with Rev G? Yes
Existing Tower Structure Registration Do you have a tower registration number? Yes
ASR Number 1044623
Coordinates (NAD83) Latitude (NAD83) 32° 24' 03.1" N-
Longitude (NAD83) 080° 44' 21.4" W-
Overall Structure Height 405.83 feet
Support Structure Height 399.93 feet
Ground Elevation Above Mean Sea Level (AMSL) 8.86 feet
Structure Type GTOWER - Guyed Structure Used for Communication Purposes
Tower Owner Global Tower, LLC. through American Towers, LLC
Date Constructed 01/01/1996


Primary Tower

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Tower Rigging Costs

Section Question Response
Tower Rigging Costs Complex Tower N/A
Helicopter Services Required Are helicopter services required? No

Primary Tower

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Other Tower Expenses Not Listed

Information not provided.

Outside Professional Services Costs

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Section Question Response
Outside Project Management Services Do you require outside project management services? No
Outside RF consulting Engineering Services Perform engineering study for displacement application Yes
Prepare engineering section of Form FCC Construction Permit Application Yes
For Auxiliary Facility No
For Main Facility Yes
Prepare engineering section of Form FCC License to Cover Application Yes
For Auxiliary Facility No
For Main Facility Yes
Prepare request for Special Temporary Authority Yes
Quantity 1
Prepare Form 601 Yes
Attorney and Other Outside Consulting Services Prepare and file Form FCC Construction Permit Application Yes
For Auxiliary Facility No
For Main Facility Yes
Prepare and file Form FCC License to Cover Application Yes
For Auxiliary Facility No
For Main Facility Yes
Prepare request for Special Temporary Authority Yes
Quantity 1
Negotiation of Lease and other Matter for Shared Locations No
Prepare or Review FCC Form 399 for Reimbursement Yes
Form 399 assistance or other program management costs Yes
RF Field Engineering Services Comprehensive coverage verification via field study No
RF exposure measurements No
Additional Field Engineering Service No

Outside Professional Services Costs

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Other Professional Services Expenses Not Listed

Name Description

DS Heating and Cooling

Installed blower for hot air

Fletcher Heald and Hildreth PLC

Lawyer Fees

Janet Winemiller

Help with Paperwork and 399

Jeff Winemiller

Engineering Service

Jim Myers

Engineering Service for Installation

Larry Winemiller

Engineering Services

CTA Media Productions

Form 399 services

Other Expenses

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Section Question Response
AM Pattern Disturbance Is an Impact Study needed? No
Is Remediation needed? No
Permit and Filing Costs FCC Construction Permit Major Change Yes
FCC Construction Permit Minor Change No
FCC License to Cover Application Yes
FCC Special Temporary Authority Application Yes
Other Miscellaneous Expenses Does this relocation require paying Disposal Costs (for equipment and other waste, net of any salvage value)? No
Does this relocation require Equipment Delivery or Handling Charges not otherwise included in individual item costs? No
Does this relocation require Equipment Storage? No
Point to Point Microwave (STL/ICR) Frequency Coordination for Unidirection System No
Frequency Coordination for Bi-Direction System No
New Point to Point Microwave System No

Other Expenses

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Other Expenses Not Listed

Information not provided.

Cost Information

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Transmitters

Where no predetermined cost estimate is available, any estimate provided will also become the predetermined cost (displayed in italics).
Description Predetermined
Cost Estimate
Estimated Cost Estimated Cost Justification Actual Cost Actual Cost Justification
Sub-total $292,924.86 $57,882.61 N/A $52,249.11 N/A
Total for all systems $418,021.09 $121,188.44 N/A $81,354.94 N/A
Primary Transmitter NV-8306V1 $292,924.86 $57,882.61 $52,249.11
Channel 14 Mask Filter $189,500.00 $5,633.00 Channel 14 Mask Filter $5,633.00 N/A
UHF - Air Cooled Solid State Transmitter 1 - 2.5 kW $84,000.00 $30,638.50 Bought Used R&S Transmitter $30,638.50 N/A
RF Consulting Engineer $5,260.00 $7,446.25 PE to find Channel $7,446.25 N/A
Channel 14 -- Additional field engineering time, 4 days $8,531.86 $8,531.86 Sweep and Proof and Retune transmitter $8,531.36 N/A
Dielectric $5,633.00 $5,633.00 Full Service mask Filter $0.00 N/A

Components

Actual Information Description File Name
Channel 14 Mask Filter

Component Description:
This is a Full Service Channel 14 Mask Filter
Amount:
$5,633.00
UHF - Air Cooled Solid State Transmitter 1 - 2.5 kW

Component Description:
We bought broadcast equipment totaling $65,000 the used Transmitter was $30,638.50
Amount:
$30,638.50
RF Consulting Engineer

Component Description:
Engineering
Amount:
$462.50

Component Description:
Engineering
Amount:
N/A

Component Description:
enginnering
Amount:
$2,775.00

Component Description:
Engineering
Amount:
$2,775.00

Component Description:
Engineering
Amount:
$185.00

Component Description:
Engineering
Amount:
$1,248.75
Channel 14 -- Additional field engineering time, 4 days

Component Description:
Proof and retune and sweet and test for 14
Amount:
$8,531.36
Dielectric Information not provided.

Cost Information

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Antennas

Where no predetermined cost estimate is available, any estimate provided will also become the predetermined cost (displayed in italics).
Description Predetermined
Cost Estimate
Estimated Cost Estimated Cost Justification Actual Cost Actual Cost Justification
Sub-total $24,815.23 $16,214.83 N/A $14,214.83 N/A
Total for all systems $418,021.09 $121,188.44 N/A $81,354.94 N/A
Primary Antenna PSILP12OI-14 $24,815.23 $16,214.83 $14,214.83
UHF-Low Power, Side Mount, Other, 15.0kW input, Horizontal $12,185.23 $12,185.23 N/A $12,185.23 N/A
Sweep test of transmission line and antenna $5,730.00 $2,000.00 N/A $0.00 N/A
Elbow complex, single channel, 1 5/8” input (if needed) $6,900.00 $2,029.60 N/A $2,029.60 N/A

Components

Actual Information Description File Name
UHF-Low Power, Side Mount, Other, 15.0kW input, Horizontal

Component Description:
New Antenna- 50% down payment
Amount:
$5,890.50

Component Description:
New antenna
Amount:
N/A

Component Description:
Balance due of Antenna
Amount:
$6,294.73
Sweep test of transmission line and antenna Information not provided.
Elbow complex, single channel, 1 5/8” input (if needed)

Component Description:
Line & adapters
Amount:
$1,500.00

Component Description:
1 5/8" adapter and line
Amount:
$1,500.00

Component Description:
Adapters-Gas Barrier 1 5/8
Amount:
$529.60

Cost Information

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Transmission Line

Information not provided.

Cost Information

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Tower Equipment and Rigging Costs

Where no predetermined cost estimate is available, any estimate provided will also become the predetermined cost (displayed in italics).
Description Predetermined
Cost Estimate
Estimated Cost Estimated Cost Justification Actual Cost Actual Cost Justification
Sub-total $56,190.00 $3,000.00 N/A $3,000.00 N/A
Total for all systems $418,021.09 $121,188.44 N/A $81,354.94 N/A
Primary Tower GTOWER $56,190.00 $3,000.00 $3,000.00
Tower Rigging Short Tower (less than 500') $56,190.00 $3,000.00 N/A $3,000.00 N/A

Components

Actual Information Description File Name
Tower Rigging Short Tower (less than 500')

Component Description:
remove old Antennas and install new
Amount:
$3,000.00

Cost Information

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Outside Professional Services

Where no predetermined cost estimate is available, any estimate provided will also become the predetermined cost (displayed in italics).
Description Predetermined
Cost Estimate
Estimated Cost Estimated Cost Justification Actual Cost Actual Cost Justification
Sub-total $38,491.00 $38,491.00 N/A $11,891.00 N/A
Total for all systems $418,021.09 $121,188.44 N/A $81,354.94 N/A
Outside Professional Services $38,491.00 $38,491.00 $11,891.00
CTA Media Productions $2,925.00 $2,925.00 Assistance with Form 399 - Vendor Management, Paperwork, Invoice & Payment Follow-up, Etc $2,925.00 N/A
Larry Winemiller $3,500.00 $3,500.00 Larry assisted with installation of equipment and Antenna $3,500.00 N/A
Jim Myers $2,712.50 $2,712.50 Provided Technical service getting Transmitter Remote working $2,275.00 N/A
Jeff Winemiller $4,500.00 $4,500.00 Jeff Project managed and picked transmitter up in New England also assisted with install of Transmitter and Antenna pricked up Antenna in PA. $0.00 N/A
Janet Winemiller $2,500.00 $2,500.00 Jan worked with all invoices and 399 $0.00 N/A
Fletcher Heald and Hildreth PLC $4,112.50 $4,112.50 N/A $2,987.50 N/A
DS Heating and Cooling $203.50 $203.50 Installed a blower to remove hot air $203.50 N/A
Attorney Fees - Prepare and File request for Special Temporary Authorization $2,235.00 $2,235.00 N/A $0.00 N/A
Attorney Fees -Prepare and File FCC Form 2100 (main), License to Cover Application $1,577.50 $1,577.50 N/A $0.00 N/A
Prepare Form 601 $755.00 $755.00 N/A $0.00 N/A
Attorney Fees - Prepare and File FCC Form 2100 (main), Construction Permit Application $3,025.00 $3,025.00 N/A $0.00 N/A
Prepare engineering section of FCC Form 2100 (main), License to Cover Application $1,052.50 $1,052.50 N/A $0.00 N/A
Prepare engineering section of FCC Form 2100 (main), Construction Permit Application $2,102.50 $2,102.50 N/A $0.00 N/A
Prepare request for Special Temporary Authorization $1,280.00 $1,280.00 N/A $0.00 N/A
Perform engineering study for displacement application $1,800.00 $1,800.00 N/A $0.00 N/A
Form 399 assistance or other Program Management costs $2,500.00 $2,500.00 N/A $0.00 N/A
Prepare/ Review 399 reimbursement form $1,710.00 $1,710.00 N/A $0.00 N/A

Components

Actual Information Description File Name
CTA Media Productions

Component Description:
Form 399 Assistance- September
Amount:
$637.50

Component Description:
August 2020 Form 399 Services
Amount:
$2,287.50
Larry Winemiller

Component Description:
Larry assisted with installation of Transmitter and Antenna
Amount:
$3,500.00
Jim Myers

Component Description:
Jim worked to get remote control going
Amount:
$2,712.50

Component Description:
Field work
Amount:
$1,365.00

Component Description:
Field Work
Amount:
$910.00
Jeff Winemiller

Component Description:
Jeff Project Mangaed and picked transmitter up in New England worked on all.
Amount:
N/A
Janet Winemiller

Component Description:
Paperwork and 399 work
Amount:
N/A
Fletcher Heald and Hildreth PLC

Component Description:
Lawyer Fees
Amount:
$500.00

Component Description:
Lawyer Fees
Amount:
$625.00

Component Description:
Lawyer Fees
Amount:
$237.50

Component Description:
Credit Memo for FHH invoice 201560
Amount:
($500.00)

Component Description:
Lawyer Fees
Amount:
$1,125.00

Component Description:
Lawyer Fees
Amount:
$125.00

Component Description:
Lawyer fees
Amount:
$875.00
DS Heating and Cooling

Component Description:
Installed Fan ro move hot air
Amount:
$203.50
Attorney Fees - Prepare and File request for Special Temporary Authorization Information not provided.
Attorney Fees -Prepare and File FCC Form 2100 (main), License to Cover Application Information not provided.
Prepare Form 601 Information not provided.
Attorney Fees - Prepare and File FCC Form 2100 (main), Construction Permit Application Information not provided.
Prepare engineering section of FCC Form 2100 (main), License to Cover Application Information not provided.
Prepare engineering section of FCC Form 2100 (main), Construction Permit Application Information not provided.
Prepare request for Special Temporary Authorization Information not provided.
Perform engineering study for displacement application Information not provided.
Form 399 assistance or other Program Management costs Information not provided.
Prepare/ Review 399 reimbursement form Information not provided.

Cost Information

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Other Expenses

Where no predetermined cost estimate is available, any estimate provided will also become the predetermined cost (displayed in italics).
Description Predetermined
Cost Estimate
Estimated Cost Estimated Cost Justification Actual Cost Actual Cost Justification
Sub-total $5,600.00 $5,600.00 N/A $0.00 N/A
Total for all systems $418,021.09 $121,188.44 N/A $81,354.94 N/A
Other Expenses $5,600.00 $5,600.00 $0.00
FCC Filing Fees - Form 2100 Major change CP application $4,960.00 $4,960.00 N/A $0.00 N/A
FCC Filing Fees - Form 2100 license to cover application $335.00 $335.00 N/A $0.00 N/A
FCC Filing Fees - Special Temporary Authorization request $305.00 $305.00 N/A $0.00 N/A

Components

Actual Information Description File Name
FCC Filing Fees - Form 2100 Major change CP application

Component Description:
Lawyer Fees
Amount:
N/A
FCC Filing Fees - Form 2100 license to cover application Information not provided.
FCC Filing Fees - Special Temporary Authorization request Information not provided.

Cost Information

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Grand Total

Predetermined
Cost Estimate
Estimated Cost Actual Cost
Total for all systems $418,021.09 $121,188.44 $81,354.94

Reimbursement Status

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Question Response
The facility has ceased operating on its pre-auction channel. Yes
Construction of final facilities or all necessary modifications are complete. No
All receipts for reimbursement have been submitted no further costs are expected to be incurred. Note this will lock the Form 399 from further editing and begin close-out procedures with the Fund Administrator. No

Certification

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Section Question Response
Submission of Estimated Expenses Statements

WILLFUL FALSE STATEMENTS ON THIS FORM ARE PUNISHABLE BY FINE AND/OR IMPRISONMENT (U.S. CODE, TITLE 18, SECTION 1001), AND/OR REVOCATION OF ANY STATION LICENSE OR CONSTRUCTION PERMIT (U.S. CODE, TITLE 47, SECTION 312(a)(1), AND/OR FORFEITURE (U.S. CODE, TITLE 47, SECTION 503), AND ANY FALSE STATEMENTS COULD SUBJECT THIS ENTITY TO LIABILITY UNDER THE FALSE CLAIMS ACT.

  1. The Authorized Person signing below certifies that he/she is authorized to submit this TV Broadcaster Relocation Fund Reimbursement Form on behalf of the above-named entity.

  2. The above-named entity acknowledges that all certifications and attached documentation are considered material representations.

  3. The above-named entity acknowledges the submission of the information herein creates no obligation on the part of the government to pay any amount.

  4. The above-named entity certifies that the equipment and services paid for with money from the TV Broadcaster Relocation Fund are necessary to change channels (broadcasters) or to continue to carry the signal of a broadcaster that changes channels (MVPD).

  5. The above-named entity certifies that all payments from the TV Broadcaster Relocation Fund (Fund) received by the entity listed on this form will be used only for expenses that are eligible for reimbursement from the Fund.

  6. The above-named entity certifies that it will maintain and provide to the Commission detailed records, including receipts, of all costs eligible for reimbursement actually incurred.

  7. The above-named entity acknowledges that overpayments or payments in error must be promptly refunded to the Commission.

  8. The above-named entity certifies that it is in full compliance with all statutes, rules, regulations and governmental requirements for which compliance is a pre-requisite for obtaining the payments herein requested.

I declare, under penalty of perjury, that I am an authorized representative of the above-named applicant for the Authorization(s) specified above.

Jeff Winemiller

Manager


10/08/2020

Certification

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Section Question Response
Submission of Actual Cost Documentation Statements

WILLFUL FALSE, FRAUDULENT, OR FICTITIOUS STATEMENTS ON THIS FORM ARE PUNISHABLE BY FINE AND/OR IMPRISIONMENT (U.S. CODE, TITLE 18, SECTION 1001), AND/OR REVOCATION OF ANY STATION LICENSE OR CONSTRUCTION PERMIT (U.S. CODE, TITLE 47, SECTION 312(a)(1), AND/OR FORFEITURE (U.S. CODE, TITLE 47, SECTION 503), AND ANY FALSE AND/OR FRAUDULENT STATEMENTS COULD SUBJECT THIS ENTITY TO LIABILITY UNDER THE FALSE CLAIMS ACT (U.S. CODE, TITLE 31, SECTIONS 3729-3733).

  1. The Authorized Person signing below certifies and represents that he/she is authorized to submit this TV Broadcaster Relocation Fund Reimbursement Form on behalf of the above-named entity.

  2. The above-named entity certifies that the statements in this form and attached documentation are true, complete, and correct.

  3. The above-named entity acknowledges that all certifications and attached documentation are considered material representations.

  4. The above-named entity acknowledges the submission of the information herein creates no obligation on the part of the government to pay any amount.

  5. The above-named entity certifies that the equipment and services paid for with money from the TV Broadcaster Relocation Fund are necessary to change channels (full power and Class A stations) and/or otherwise modify a television station’s facility as a result of the spectrum repack (LPTV/TV Translator stations); or to minimize service disruption resulting from a repacked television station (FM stations); or to continue to carry the signal of a broadcaster that changes channels (MVPD) .

  6. The above-named entity certifies that all payments from the TV Broadcaster Relocation Fund (Fund) received by the entity listed on this form will be used only for expenses that are eligible for reimbursement from the Fund.

  7. The above-named entity certifies that the cost information/documents submitted reflect costs actually incurred.

  8. The above-named entity acknowledges that overpayments or payments in error must be promptly refunded to the Commission.

  9. The above-named entity certifies that it is in full compliance with all statutes, rules, regulations and governmental requirements for which compliance is a prerequisite for obtaining the payments herein requested.

I declare, under penalty of perjury, that I am an authorized representative of the above-named applicant for the Authorization(s) specified above.

Jeff Winemiller

Manager


10/08/2020

Attachments

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