• The Final Agenda for the next FCC Open Meeting has been released. It contains the same three items previously noticed: the long-awaited Report and Order on Universal Service and Intercarrier Compensation Reform; an Order on Reconsideration regarding public broadcasting obligations for TV; and an update on preparations for the national Emergency Alert System to be held November 9, 2011. The Open Meeting is still scheduled for October 27, 2011, at 10:30 am Eastern. To view the Final Agenda, click here.
  • The FCC Notice of Proposed Rulemaking on Next-Generation 911 (NG911) service has been published in the Federal Register. Comments are due December 12, 2011, and Reply Comments are due January 10, 2012. To view the Federal Register notice, click here. To read the NPRM, click here.