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FCC Announces Tentative Agenda For May Open Meeting

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Released: April 24, 2014

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This is an unofficial announcement of Commission action. Release of the full text of a Commission order constitutes official action.
See MCI v. FCC. 515 F 2d 385 (D.C. Circ 1974).

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

NEWS MEDIA CONTACT:

April 24, 2014
Neil Grace, 202-418-0506
Email: neil.grace@fcc.gov

FCC ANNOUNCES TENTATIVE AGENDA FOR MAY OPEN MEETING

(Washington, D.C.) – Federal Communications Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler announced that the
following items will be on the tentative agenda for the next open meeting scheduled for Thursday, May
15, 2014:

Incentive Auction:

The Commission will consider a Report and Order that adopts key policies and rules
for the broadcast television spectrum incentive auction, laying the groundwork for an unprecedented,
market-driven process for repurposing spectrum for mobile broadband use, and promoting competition
and innovation.

Mobile Spectrum Holdings:

The Commission will consider a Report and Order that modifies the
Commission’s policies and adopts rules regarding the aggregation of spectrum for mobile wireless
services through initial licensing and secondary market transactions to preserve and promote competition.

Wireless Microphones:

The Commission will consider a Report and Order that provides a limited
expansion to the class of wireless microphone users eligible for a license.

Protecting and Promoting the Open Internet:

The Commission will consider a Notice of Proposed
Rulemaking addressing the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals’ remand of portions of the Commission’s 2010
Open Internet Order and proposing enforceable rules to protect and promote the open Internet.
The Open Meeting is scheduled to commence at 10:30 a.m. in Room TW-C305, at 445 12th Street, S.W.,
Washington, D.C.
The event will be shown live at FCC.gov/live.
-FCC-

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