Open Meeting: Federal Communications Commission

FCC will hold a Commission Meeting at the FCC, 445 12th Street, SW, Washington, DC, 11:00 am.


The Commission will consider: 1) a First Report and Order and Further Notice of Proposed Rulemaking concerning the Emergency Alert System rules, 2) a Report and Order to adopt rules for satellite carriage of "significantly viewed" television stations pursuant to the Satellite Home Viewer Extension and Reauthorization Act (SHVERA), 3) the AT&T-SBC merger and 4) the Verizon-MCI merger. Cupcakes and lemonade will NOT be provided, but you can watch online at