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The Media Bureau develops, recommends and administers the policy and licensing programs relating to electronic media, including cable television, broadcast television, and radio in the United States and its territories.  The Media Bureau also handles post-licensing matters regarding Direct Broadcast Satellite service.

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Downloadable Security Technology Advisory Committee Meeting Scheduled for August 4, 2015.
Public Notice: Word | Acrobat

Media Bureau Will Host Form 323 Data Workshop on September 9, 2015.
Public Notice: Word | Acrobat

Media Bureau Suspends Comment Deadlines in Vacant Channel Proceeding.
Order: Word | Acrobat

FCC Grants Approval of AT&T-DIRECTV Transaction.
News Release: Word | Acrobat
MO&O: Word | Acrobat
Wheeler Statement: Word | Acrobat
Clyburn Statement: Word | Acrobat
Rosenworcel Statement: Word | Acrobat
Pai Statement: Word | Acrobat
O'Rielly Statement: Word | Acrobat

PN Accepting Charter/TWC/Bright House Merger Applications for Transfer.
Public Notice: Word | Acrobat

FCC Grants Approval Of AT&T-DirecTV Transaction.
News Release: Word | Acrobat

Channel Sharing Learn Webinar Rescheduled: Revised Instructions.
Public Notice: Word | Acrobat

Comment Dates for NPRM Re Channel Sharing Outside the Auction Context.  NPRM Comment Date: 8/13/15.  NPRM Reply Comment Date: 8/28/15.
Public Notice: Word | Acrobat

Commission Adopts Consent Decree with Beach TV.
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Commission Upholds Dismissal of Malibu LPFM Application.
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Commission Denies Five NCE Applications for Review.
MO&O: Word | Acrobat

FCC Adopts Order Denying Global Radio, LLC Application for Review.
MO&O: Word | Acrobat

FCC Denies Application for Review filed by Larlen Communications, Inc.
MO&O: Word | Acrobat

FCC denies Committee for Community Access Application for Review.
MO&O: Word | Acrobat

FCC denies United Church of Christ, Inc. Application for Review.
MO&O: Word | Acrobat

FCC denies Kemp Communications, Inc. Application for Review.
MO&O: Word | Acrobat

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