FCC Open Meeting (October 2011)

FCC Open Meeting

Thursday, October 27
10:30 am


  1. Connect America Fund/Intercarrier Compensation Reform: The FCC will consider a Report and Order and Further Notice of Proposed Rulemaking to comprehensively reform and modernize the universal service and intercarrier compensation systems to ensure that all Americans have access to robust, affordable broadband and mobile services.
  2. Modernizing Television Broadcaster Requirement to Make Information Available to the Public: The FCC will consider an Order on Reconsideration of the 2007 Enhanced Disclosure Report and Order and a Further Notice of Proposed Rulemaking proposing to replace television broadcast stations' public files with online public files to be hosted by the Commission.
  3. National Emergency Alert System Preparation Update: The Public Safety and Homeland Security Bureau will provide a brief update on the status of preparations for the national test of the Emergency Alert System to be held on November 9, 2011, at 2 p.m. EST.