Antennas and Digital Television
March 11, 2014 (Updated)
Broadcast TV stations in the U.S. have switched from analog to digital transmissions. This Fact...
About the FCC
April 21, 2014 (Updated)
The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) was established by the Communications Act of 1934 as an...
How to File a Complaint
August 9, 2014 (Published)
The Federal Communications Commission regularly receives complaints from consumers on a wide...
Frequently Asked Questions -- Attorney Honors Program
July 29, 2011 (Published)
Updated on August 1, 2014 Are non-U.S. citizens eligible for the program?...
The Open Internet
May 24, 2011 (Published)
Background One of the most important features of the Internet is its openness: It uses free,...
For New Visitors: Finding Information About Radio and Television Stations on the FCC Web Site
June 26, 2014 (Updated)
License Renewal Applications for Radio Broadcast Stations
June 18, 2014 (Reviewed)
Low Power Broadcast Radio Stations
July 20, 2011 (Published)
The Commission receives tens of thousands of inquiries annually from individuals and groups...
21st Century Communications and Video Accessibility Act (CVAA)
September 13, 2011 (Published)
Twenty-First Century Communications and Video Accessibility Act of 2010 - Pub. L. 111-260...
Cable Carriage of Broadcast Stations
August 15, 2013 (Updated)
The Communications Act prohibits cable operators and other multichannel video programming...
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