FCC Announces Updated Tentative Agenda For August Open Meeting
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FCC ANNOUNCES UPDATED TENTATIVE AGENDA FOR AUGUST OPEN MEETING
Washington, D.C.Federal Communications Commission Chairwoman Mignon Clyburn announced
that the following items will be on the tentative agenda for the next open meeting scheduled for
Friday, August 9, 2013:
Comprehensive Review of Licensing and Operating Rules for Satellite Services:The
Commission will consider a Report and Order that streamlines Part 25 of the Commission's rules
to facilitate greater investment and innovation in the satellite industry and promote more rapid
deployment of new satellite services to the public.
Revision of Part 15 of the Commission's Rules Regarding Operation in the 57-64 GHz
applicable to unlicensed services in the 57-64 GHz frequency band to provide additional
competition in the broadband market, improve efficient delivery of broadband services in
residences and businesses, and facilitate backhaul transport to support the deployment of 4th
Generation (4G) and other wireless services.
Reforming Rates for Interstate Inmate Calling Services: The Commission will consider a
Report and Order and Further Notice of Proposed Rulemaking to reform interstate inmate calling
services rates and practices.
Status of the Broadcast Incentive Auction:The Incentive Auction Task Force will present the
latest update on progress towards the Commission's 2014 television broadcast incentive auction.
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.
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