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Released: February 13, 2013

Commission
Meeting Agenda
A Public Notice of the Federal Communications Commission

Federal Communications Commission

News Media Information (202) 418-0500

445 12th Street, S.W.
Washington, D.C. 20554

Internet: http://www.fcc.gov

ftp.fcc.gov
February 13, 2013

FCC TO HOLD OPEN COMMISSION MEETING

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 20, 2013

The Federal Communications Commission will hold an Open Meeting on the subjects listed below
on Wednesday, February 20, 2013. The meeting is scheduled to commence at 10:30 a.m. in Room
TW-C305, at 445 12th Street, S.W., Washington, D.C.

ITEM NO.

BUREAU

SUBJECT

1

WIRELESS TELE-

TITLE:

Amendment of Parts 1, 2, 22, 24, 27, 90

COMMUNICATIONS

and 95 of the Commission’s Rules to Improve
Wireless Coverage Through the Use of Signal
Boosters

SUMMARY:

The Commission will consider a
Report and Order to significantly enhance
wireless coverage for consumers, while protecting
wireless networks from interference, by adopting
new technical and operational requirements for
signal boosters.
2

OFFICE OF

TITLE:

Revision of Part 15 of the

ENGINEERING &

Commission’s Rules to Permit Unlicensed

TECHNOLOGY

National Information Infrastructure (U-NII)
Devices in the 5 GHz Band

SUMMARY:

The Commission will consider a
Notice of Proposed Rulemaking to substantially
increase the amount of unlicensed spectrum
available to accelerate the growth and expansion
of new Wi-Fi technology offering consumers
faster speeds and less network congestion at
Wi-Fi hot spots.
The meeting site is fully accessible to people using wheelchairs or other mobility aids. Sign
language interpreters, open captioning, and assistive listening devices will be provided on site.
*The summaries listed in this notice are intended for the use of the
public attending open Commission meetings. Information not summarized
may also be considered at such meetings. Consequently these summaries
should not be interpreted to limit the Commission's authority to
consider any relevant information.

Other reasonable accommodations for people with disabilities are available upon request. In your
request, include a description of the accommodation you will need and a way we can contact you
if we need more information. Last minute requests will be accepted, but may be impossible to fill.
Send an e-mail to: fcc504@fcc.gov or call the Consumer & Governmental Affairs Bureau at 202-
418-0530 (voice), 202-418-0432 (tty).
Additional information concerning this meeting may be obtained from Meribeth McCarrick,
Office of Media Relations, (202) 418-0500; TTY 1-888-835-5322. Audio/Video coverage of the
meeting will be broadcast live with open captioning over the Internet from the FCC Live web page
at www.fcc.gov/live.
For a fee this meeting can be viewed live over George Mason University's Capitol Connection.
The Capitol Connection also will carry the meeting live via the Internet. To purchase these
services call (703) 993-3100 or go to www.capitolconnection.gmu.edu.
Copies of materials adopted at this meeting can be purchased from the FCC's duplicating
contractor, Best Copy and Printing, Inc. (202) 488-5300; Fax (202) 488-5563; TTY (202) 488-
5562. These copies are available in paper format and alternative media, including large print/type;
digital disk; and audio and video tape. Best Copy and Printing, Inc. may be reached by e-mail at
FCC@BCPIWEB.com.
-FCC-
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