Spam: Unwanted Text Messages and Email
May 18, 2011 (Published)
Background Many consumers find unwanted texts and email – which can include commercial messages...
License Renewal Applications for Television Broadcast Stations
March 13, 2012 (Published)
Renewal of licenses for commercial and noncommercial TV broadcast stations, Class A TV broadcast...
Display of Captioning on Equipment Used to View Video Programming
June 13, 2012 (Published)
Background Closed captioning is the visual display of the audio portion of video programming....
How To File A FOIA Request
May 12, 2011 (Published)
To make a FOIA request pursuant to 47 C.F.R. § 0.461, you have several options:
Children's Educational Television (KidVid)
February 14, 2011
This page provides information about the Children’s Television Programming Report (FCC Form 398)....
How to File Paper Documents with the FCC
June 24, 2011 (Published)
To enable the staff of the Office of the Secretary to provide faster and more efficient service, we...
Internet Protocol Version 6: IPv6 for Consumers
April 18, 2012 (Published)
What is IPv6? In order to connect devices over the Internet, each device must have an Internet...
Customer Service Standards
April 2, 2012 (Published)
Pursuant to the 1992 Cable Act, the Commission adopted federal standards aimed at improving the...
How To Determine What Information is Subject to FOIA Requests
February 13, 2012 (Published)
What Can I Obtain with a FOIA Request?Under the FOIA and the FCC's implementing rules, you are...
Broadcast Information Specialists
July 27, 2011 (Published)
The Commission has designated two Broadcast Information Specialists, one in the Media Bureau’s...