State Universal Service Funds

ILLINOIS USF

GVNW has administered the Illinois USF (Illinois Small Company Exchange Carrier Association Fund – ISCECA) since 1998. ISCECA is an Illinois not-for-profit corporation established pursuant to the Illinois Commerce Commission’s Thirty Seventh Interim Order dated July 20, 1988.

KANSAS USF

GVNW has administered the Kansas Universal Service Fund (KUSF) since 2008. GVNW also conducts contributing carrier audits annually to ensure carriers are in compliance with the Kansas statutes and the Kansas Corporation Commission Rules and Regulations. The KUSF was created by the enactment of House Bill 2728 (Telecommunications Act) by the 1996 Kansas Legislature.

NEW MEXICO USF

GVNW will be the administrator of the New Mexico Universal Service Fund (NMUSF) effective March 1, 2018. The NMUSF was created pursuant to the provisions of the Rural Telecommunications Act NMSA 1978, §63-9H-1, et seq. (2005).

OKLAHOMA USF

GVNW has administered the Oklahoma Universal Service Fund (OUSF) since 2013. The OUSF was created in conformance with Oklahoma Telecommunications Act of 1997.

PENNSYLVANIA USF

GVNW has administered the Pennsylvania Universal Service Fund (PAUSF) since 2017. The PAUSF was created by Final Rulemaking Order November 29, 2000.