Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Announcements

  • The next FCC has released the Tentative Agenda for its next Open Meeting to be held September 28, 2012, at 10:30 am Eastern. It contains three items: a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking on satellite earth station licensing requirements; an NPRM on establishing an incentive auction for returned broadcast spectrum; and an NPRM on mobile spectrum holdings. To read the Tentative Agenda, click here.
  • The next Open Internet Advisory Committee (OIAC) meeting will take place October 9, 2012, from 10:00 A.M. to 12:00 P.M. in Milstein West A at the Wasserstein Hall/Caspersen Student Center, Harvard Law School, 1585 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138. The meeting will focus on issues related to the four working groups established within the OIAC: Mobile Broadband, Economic Impacts of Open Internet Frameworks, Specialized Services, and Transparency. There will be time for public comments at the meeting, and comments may be submitted beforehand in writing. More information is available here.