Welcome

Thank you for visiting Paducahsun.com, online home of The Paducah Sun.

Calendar
June 2012
S M T W T F S
27 28 29 30 31 01 02

Click here to submit an event.

911 call centers to share more than $2.9 million

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - Gov. Steve Beshear says Kentucky's 911 call centers will receive more than $2.9 million as a result of a ruling on litigation initiated by a state board.

The governor's office said Tuesday the U.S. Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals upheld a lower court ruling that TracFone Wireless Inc. improperly withheld payment of 911 service fees to the state's Commercial Mobile Radio Services Board.

The company disputed the application of the state 911 fee on prepaid cellphone service.

Beshear's office says that in total, the state has recovered more than $4 million in unremitted state-required 911 cellphone fees.

The recovered funds will be divided based on a formula used to distribute funds received by the CMRS Board from a state 911 fee of 70 cents per month on cell phones.

Comments made about this article - 0 Total

Comment on this article

Your comment has been submitted for approval
captcha 67cbc6755d884e82bcc570c52cea1000
Top Classifieds
  • Labrador Pups $500 839-1198 Details
  • HAVANESE PUPS AKC Home Raised, Best H ... Details
  • Lower town Condo w/ garage, Leslie He ... Details
  • Hill Crest SubdivisionCorner Lot180x ... Details
  • Beautifully &Totally Renovated Co ... Details
  • SEEING is believing! Don't buy p ... Details
  • House for SaleAurora, KY2 Bdr, Liv RM ... Details
  • Details
  • 2007 NissanAltima Hybrid147,000 miles ... Details
  • Old Ford Backhoefixable or for parts2 ... Details
  • Red 2013Ford Taurus Loaded30,000 + mi ... Details
  • AUTOMOVER SPECIAL6 lines - 14 dayson ... Details

Most Popular
  1. Public-private ventures should be open books
  2. Teen suicide verdict oversteps
  3. Baby boomers have a chance to help end Alzheimer's crisis
  1. Tumor found after man complains of headaches
  2. Mother, daughter taken to hospital after Saturday crash
  3. Ham radio operators 'transcend boundaries'
  1. Public-private ventures should be open books
  2. Teen suicide verdict oversteps
  3. Baby boomers have a chance to help end Alzheimer's crisis
Discussion

Check out these recently discussed stories and voice your opinion...