On November 2, 2017, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) published in the Federal Register a final rule [ET Docket No. 15–170; FCC 17–93] that amends its equipment authorization regulations, increasing the FCC’s agility to respond to changes in technology and industry standards. The rule consolidates, simplifies, and streamlines certain procedures, and removes the requirement to file the import declaration FCC Form 740 under certain circumstances. The final rule is effective November 2, 2017.