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2015 Headlines

2/27/15
FCC to Fine GPSPS Inc. $9M for Slams, Crams, and Fabricated Recordings.
News Release: Word | Acrobat
NAL: Word | Acrobat

2/26/15
FCC Preempts Laws Restricting Community Broadband in NC/TN.
News Release: Word | Acrobat
Wheeler Statement: Word | Acrobat
Clyburn Statement: Word | Acrobat
Rosenworcel Statement: Word | Acrobat
Pai Statement: Acrobat
O'Rielly Statement: Word | Acrobat

2/26/15
FCC Preempts Laws Restricting Community Broadband in NC/TN.
News Release: Word | Acrobat
Wheeler Statement: Word | Acrobat
Clyburn Statement: Word | Acrobat
Rosenworcel Statement: Word | Acrobat
Pai Statement: Acrobat

2/26/15
Summary of Commissioner Pai's Oral Dissent on Internet Regulation.
News Release: Word | Acrobat

2/25/15
Schedule Change - FCC February 26 Open Meeting to Begin at 10:30 a.m.
Public Notice: Word | Acrobat

2/25/15
Invitation to Technology Manufacturers and Service Providers.
Public Notice: Word | Acrobat

2/25/15
Commissioner Pai's Remarks at 12th Annual NG9-1-1 Honor Awards Gala.
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2/24/15
Commissioner O'Rielly's remarks before WISPAmerica 2015.
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2/24/15
Commissioner Mignon Clyburn's Remarks, CompTel's Policy Summit.
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2/24/15
New Deadline for Nominations is March 20, 2015.
Public Notice: Word | Acrobat

2/24/15
Commissioner O'Rielly's Remarks before NAB State Leadership Conference.
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2/23/15
Comment dates announced for online public file expansion NPRM.
Public Notice: Word | Acrobat

2/23/15
Pai and O'Rielly Request Release of Internet Reg. Plan & Delay of Vote.
Word | Acrobat

2/20/15
FCC/FDA Joint Workshop on Wireless Medical Test Beds March 31, 2015.
Public Notice: Word | Acrobat

2/20/15
Pai: Americans Oppose President Obama's Plan to Regulate the Internet.
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2/19/15
FCC to Hold Open Commission Meeting Thursday, February 26, 2015.
Public Notice: Word | Acrobat

2/19/15
FCC Announces Broadcaster Information Sessions for NY, MI and NC.
Public Notice: Word | Acrobat

2/19/15
Commissioner Mignon Clyburn, FCBA Remarks.
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2/19/15
Filing Deadlines Updated Due To Adverse Weather Conditions.
Public Notice: Word | Acrobat

2/19/15
FCC Imposes $3.36 Million Fine for Illegal Sale of Toll-Free Numbers.
Forfeiture Order: Word | Acrobat

2/19/15
Commissioner Pai's Keynote at NABA's Symposium on the Future of Radio & Audio.
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2/18/15
Amended the Rules to Implement Three Provisions of the STELA Reauthorization Act of 2014.
Order: Word | Acrobat

2/18/15
FCC Proposes Changes to Modernize Remote Pickup Station Rules.
NPRM: Word | Acrobat

2/18/15
LPTV Learn Webinar Rescheduled.
Public Notice: Word | Acrobat

2/18/15
DSTAC Meeting Rescheduled for Feb. 23.
Public Notice: Word | Acrobat

2/18/15
Pai: What People Say About President Obama's Plan to Regulate Internet.
News Release: Word | Acrobat

2/13/15
MB Announces Completion of 2nd Phase of Licensing & Management System.
Public Notice: Word | Acrobat

2/12/15
Commission Seeks Comment on New FRN for Broadcast Ownership Reports.
FNPRM: Word | Acrobat

2/12/15
Commissioner Pai Statement on Latest Evidence Against Regulating the Internet.
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2/12/15
FCC Seeks Nominations for CSRIC V by March 31st.
Public Notice: Word | Acrobat

2/11/15
FCC Fines Seven Companies $1.2M for Slamming and Cramming Violations.
News Release: Word | Acrobat
Business Network Long Distance, Inc.: Word | Acrobat
Communications Network Billing, Inc.: Word | Acrobat
Integrated Services, Inc.: Word | Acrobat
Multiline Long Distance, Inc.: Word | Acrobat
National Access Long Distance, Inc.: Word | Acrobat
Nationwide Long Distance Service, Inc.: Word | Acrobat
Network Service Billing, Inc.: Word | Acrobat

2/11/15
VoIP Symmetry Rule Clarified to be Technology and Facilities Neutral.
Declaratory Ruling: Word | Acrobat
Wheeler Statement: Word | Acrobat
Pai Statement: Word | Acrobat
O'Rielly Statement: Word | Acrobat

2/11/15
California Broadcaster Information Sessions on Incentive Auction.
Public Notice: Word | Acrobat

2/10/15
O'Rielly Statement on Internet Regulation and Fauxbearance.
Word | Acrobat

2/10/15
FCC Announces First Meeting Date Of The Disability Advisory Committee And Appointment Of Membership.
Public Notice: Word | Acrobat

2/10/15
FCC Extends Deadline for Comments and Replies to MVPD Definition NPRM.
Order: Word | Acrobat

2/10/15
Commissioner Mignon Clyburn's African American History Month Remarks.
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2/10/15
Commissioner Pai Press Statement on President Obama's Plan to Regulate the Internet.
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Fact Sheet: President Obama's Plan to Regulate the Internet: Word | Acrobat

2/9/15
Chairman Wheeler, Silicon Flatirons Center, Boulder, Colorado.
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2/9/15
EB Reminds Carriers/VoIP Providers of CPNI Certification Requirements.
Public Notice: Word | Acrobat

2/9/15
Chairman Wheeler Appointments To Intergovernmental Advisory Committee.
Public Notice: Word | Acrobat

2/9/15
MB Webinar to Discuss Issues Relevant to LPTV/TV Translator Stations.
Public Notice: Word | Acrobat

2/6/15
Incentive Auction Task Force Releases Updated Information Package.
News Release: Word | Acrobat
New Broadcaster Info Package: Acrobat

2/6/15
Commissioner Pai's Stmt on President Obama's Plan to Regulate the Internet.
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2/5/15
FCC Announces Tentative Agenda For February Open Meeting.
News Release: Word | Acrobat

2/5/15
Operation of Radar Services in the 76-81 GHz Band.
NPRM: Word | Acrobat

2/4/15
Chairman Wheeler Proposes New Rules for Protecting the Open Internet.
Fact Sheet: Word | Acrobat

2/4/15
Rosenworcel Remarks to the Texas Computer Education Association.
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2/4/15
PSHSB Annnounces Availability of PSAP Text-to-911 Readiness Registry.
Public Notice: Word | Acrobat

2/4/15
FCC Finds U.S. Broadband Deployment Not Keeping Pace.
Report and NOI: Word | Acrobat
Appendix E: Excel | Acrobat
News Release (1/29/15): Word | Acrobat
Wheeler Statement: Word | Acrobat
Clyburn Statement: Word | Acrobat
Rosenworcel Statement: Word | Acrobat
Pai Statement: Word | Acrobat
O'Rielly Statement: Word | Acrobat
O'Rielly Statement (FCC 15-11): Word | Acrobat

2/4/15
Fourth International Broadband Data Report (2015).
Report: Acrobat
Appendix B-1: Excel
Appendix B-2: Excel
Appendix B-3 Excel
Appendix B-4: Excel
Appendix D: Excel

2/3/15
FCC adopts new wireless indoor E911 location accuracy requirements.
Report & Order: Word | Acrobat
News Release (1/29/15): Word | Acrobat
Wheeler Statement: Word | Acrobat
Clyburn Statement: Word | Acrobat
Rosenworcel Statement: Word | Acrobat
Pai Statement: Word | Acrobat
O'Rielly Statement: Word | Acrobat

2/3/15
Phillip Rosario Joins FCC Enforcement Bureau as Deputy Bureau Chief.
Advisory: Word | Acrobat

2/3/15
FCC Issues Policy Statement on Federal Payment Program Violations.
Policy Statement: Word | Acrobat

2/2/15
Chairman Wheeler's Statement on the Community Broadband Proposal.
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2/2/15
Commissioner Pai Statement on Abuse of Designated Entity Program.
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1/30/15
Auction 97 (AWS-3) Winning Bidders.
Public Notice: Word | Acrobat
Attachment A: Acrobat
Attachment B: Acrobat
Attachment C: Acrobat
Attachment D: Word | Acrobat

1/29/15
FCC's New Consumer Help Center
Rosenworcel Statement: Word | Acrobat
Pai Statement: Word | Acrobat

1/29/15
FCC Plans $640K Fine Against AT&T for Unauthorized Operations.
NALF: Word | Acrobat
News Release: Word | Acrobat
Pai Statement: Word | Acrobat
O'Rielly Statement: Word | Acrobat

1/29/15
FCC Finds U.S. Broadband Deployment Not Keeping Pace.
Report and NOI (2/4/15): Word | Acrobat
Appendix E (2/4/15):: Excel | Acrobat
News Release: Word | Acrobat
Wheeler Statement: Word | Acrobat
Clyburn Statement: Word | Acrobat
Rosenworcel Statement: Word | Acrobat
Pai Statement: Word | Acrobat
O'Rielly Statement: Word | Acrobat
O'Rielly Statement (FCC 15-11): Word | Acrobat

1/29/15
FCC Adopts Rules to Help Emergency Responders Better Locate Wireless 911 Callers.
R&O (2/3/15): Word | Acrobat
News Release: Word | Acrobat
Wheeler Statement: Word | Acrobat
Clyburn Statement: Word | Acrobat
Rosenworcel Statement: Word | Acrobat
Pai Statement: Word | Acrobat
O'Rielly Statement: Word | Acrobat

1/29/15
Statements on Auction 97 Results.
Wheeler Statement: Word | Acrobat
Clyburn Statement: Word | Acrobat
Rosenworcel Statement: Word | Acrobat

1/29/15
FCC Commissioner Rosenworcel Announces Staff Changes.
Word | Acrobat

1/28/15
Media Bureau Designates May 29, 2015 As Pre-Auction Licensing Deadline.
Public Notice: Word | Acrobat

1/28/15
Enforcement Bureau Cites Florida Retailer of WiFi/Cell Jammers.
Citation & Order: Word | Acrobat

1/28/15
Remarks of Matthew Berry at the American Enterprise Institute.
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1/28/15
Commission Denies Tennis Channel Petition for Further Proceedings.
Order: Word | Acrobat

1/27/15
Appointment of Members to the Downloadable Security Advisory Committee.
Public Notice: Word | Acrobaat

1/27/15
WARNING: Wi-Fi Blocking is Prohibited.
Public Notice: Word | Acrobat
Wheeler Statement: Word | Acrobat

1/27/15
Remarks of Commissioner Rosenworcel, State of the Net Conference.
Word | Acrobat

1/26/15
Verizon Will Pay $5M to Settle Rural Call Completion Investigation.
News Release: Word | Acrobat
Order / Consent Decree: Word | Acrobat

1/26/15
Advanced Tel Charged With $1.6 Million Fine For Failure to Pay Fees.
News Release: Word | Acrobat
NAL: Word | Acrobat

1/23/15
FCC Seeks Comment On Sixth Report To Congress On 911 Fees.
Public Notice: Word | Acrobat

1/23/15
FCC Announces Changes In Office Of Chairman Wheeler.
News Release: Word | Acrobat

1/23/15
Commissioner Pai Remarks at Marshall, TX Police Department.
Remarks: Word | Acrobat
Summary: Word | Acrobat

1/22/15
FCC to Hold Open Commission Meeting Thursday, January 29, 2015.
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1/22/15
PSHSB Announces Comment Dates For 911 Governance NPRM.
Public Notice: Word | Acrobat

1/22/15
Media Bureau Announces LPTV Webinar.
Public Notice: Word | Acrobat

1/22/15
FCC Upholds Grant of Christopher Falletti Application.
MO&O: Word | Acrobat
Pai Statement: Word | Acrobat

1/21/15
Amendment of Parts 73 and 74 of the Commission's Rules.
Order: Word | Acrobat

1/21/15
February Incentive Auction Broadcaster Information Sessions Announced.
Public Notice: Word | Acrobat

1/21/15
Commissioner O'Rielly's Remarks at the AEI luncheon.
Word | Acrobat

1/20/15
FCC Fines Viacom and ESPN $1.4 Million for Misuse of EAS Warnings.
News Release: Word | Acrobat
Forfeiture Order: Word | Acrobat

1/20/15
Commissioner Pai Announces Additional Speakers for E911 Progress Report Event.
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1/20/15
Commissioner Clyburn Statement on Passing of Mrs. Martha Wright.
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1/16/15
Commissioner Pai Statement on Netflix's Conduct Re: Open Video Standards.
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1/14/15
Statement From FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler on Community Broadband.
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1/14/15
Commissioner O'Rielly's Statement on Municipal Broadband.
Word | Acrobat

1/14/15
FCC Announces Additional TFOPA Membership.
Public Notice: Word | Acrobat

1/14/15
Statement of Commissioner Pai on Government-Run Broadband.
Acrobat

1/13/15
Small Business & Emerging Technologies Conference & Tech Fair Jan 27th.
Public Notice: Word | Acrobat

1/12/15
Mandatory Electronic Filing of Certain Complaints Begins Today.
Public Notice: Word | Acrobat

1/12/15
Commissioner Pai to Deliver E911 Progress Report.
Word | Acrobat

1/8/15
FCC Announces Tentative Agenda For January Open Meeting.
News Release: Word | Acrobat

1/5/15
FCC Launches New Consumer Help Center.
News Release: Word | Acrobat



last reviewed/updated on February 27, 2015