Examples of Carrier of Last Resort in a sentence
Ironically, Frontier points to its Carrier of Last Resort obligations in the high cost and low density rural territories it serves in California as one of the drivers for its current financial struggles.23 Yet, it is these very characteristics of much of Frontier’s territory that discourage competition and call for regulatory intervention.
Carrier of Last Resort (COLR) - the telecommunications services provider designated by the Commission to be the obligated provider of basic local service within a particular local service area.
ILECs are hereby designated as the Carrier of Last Resort (COLR).
When a Carrier of Last Resort requires a charge for the extension of facilities into an area more than one-quarter (1/4) mile from its existing facilities, the end-user(s) may apply to be provided telecommunications services by a Carrier of Last Resort providing service an adjacent certified area, if the Commission so orders.
COLR: A Carrier of Last Resort (COLR) is required to serve upon request all customers within its designated service areas.