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FCC TO HOLD OPEN COMMISSION MEETING TUESDAY, JULY 12, 2011

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Released: July 5, 2011

Commission
Meeting Agenda
A Public Notice of the Federal Communications Commission

Federal Communications Commission
445 12th Street, S.W.

News Media Information (202) 418-0500

Washington, D.C. 20554

Internet: http://www.fcc.gov

ftp.fcc.gov
July 5, 2011

FCC TO HOLD OPEN COMMISSION MEETING

TUESDAY, JULY 12, 2011

The Federal Communications Commission will hold an Open Meeting on the subjects listed
below on Tuesday, July 12, 2011, which is scheduled to commence at 10:30 a.m. in Room TW-
C305, at 445 12th Street, S.W., Washington, D.C.

ITEM

BUREAU

SUBJECT

NO.

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MEDIA

TITLE:

Creation of A Low Power Radio Service
(MM Docket No. 99-25) and Amendment of Service
and Eligibility rules for FM Broadcast Translator
Stations (MB Docket No. 07-172)

SUMMARY:

The Commission will consider a
Notice of Proposed Rule Making seeking comment
on the impact of the Local Community Radio Act on
the future licensing of low power FM and FM
translator stations.
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CONSUMER &

TITLE:

Empowering Consumers to Prevent and

GOVERNMENTAL

Detect Billing for Unauthorized Charges

AFFAIRS

(“Cramming”); Consumer Information and Disclosure
(CG Docket No. 09-158) and Truth-in-Billing Format
(CC Docket No. 98-170)

SUMMARY:

The Commission will consider a
Notice of Proposed Rule Making designed to
empower consumers to prevent and detect
unauthorized telephone bill charges (“mystery fees”
or “cramming”) by improving the disclosure of third-
party charges on telephone bills.
*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.

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PUBLIC SAFETY

TITLE:

Wireless E911 Location Accuracy

AND HOMELAND

Requirements (PS Docket No. 07-114); E911

SECURITY BUREAU

Requirements for IP-Enabled Service Providers (WC
Docket No. 05-196); and Amending the Definition of
Interconnected VoIP Service in Section 9.3 of the
Commission’s Rules

SUMMARY:

The Commission will consider a
Report and Order enabling a more effective
emergency response system by ensuring that 911 call
centers continue to receive precise wireless E911
location information and a Second Further Notice of
Proposed Rulemaking and a Notice of Proposed
Rulemaking seeking to improve E911 location
accuracy and reliability for existing and new voice
communications technologies, including Voice over
Internet Protocol (VoIP).
Reforms to certain of the Commission’s procedural rules took effect June 1, 2011. See
http://transition.fcc.gov/Daily_Releases/Daily_Business/2011/db0415/FCC-11-11A1.pdf.
Pursuant to these rules, the Sunshine period will now begin at midnight on the day that the Open
Meeting agenda (Sunshine notice) is released. Thus, the Sunshine period for the July 12, 2011
Meeting begins at midnight tonight. Note that under the revised rules, ex parte presentations
made on the day the Sunshine notice is released relating to a covered proceeding must be filed by
the next business day. For further information on revised rules relating to the Sunshine period
and ex parte presentations, consult our website. See http://www.fcc.gov/exparte.
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.
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 Audrey Spivack or David
Fiske, 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.
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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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