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Released: November 2, 2012
THE WIRELESS MICROPHONES PROCEEDING
Comment Deadlines Established
WT Docket Nos. 08-166, 08-167, ET Docket No. 10-24
COMMENTS DUE: November 21, 2012
REPLY COMMENTS DUE: December 12, 2012
On October 5, 2012, the Wireless Telecommunications Bureau and the Office of Engineering and
Technology released a public notice1 inviting interested parties to update and refresh the record pertaining
to two specific issues raised in the Commission’s 2010 Wireless Microphones Further Notice
Federal Register published a summary of that public notice on October 22, 2012.3 Accordingly,
comments are due on or before Wednesday, November 21, 2012, and reply comments are due on or
before Wednesday, December 12, 2012. The public notice and the Federal Register summary4 provide
instructions for filing comments and reply comments.
For further information, contact Bill Stafford, Wireless Telecommunications Bureau, (202) 418-
0563, or Alan Stillwell, Office of Engineering and Technology, (202) 418-2470.
1 The Wireless Telecommunications Bureau and the Office of Engineering and Technology Seek to Update and
Refresh Record in the Wireless Microphones Proceeding, WT Docket Nos. 08-166, 08-167, ET Docket No. 10-24, Public Notice
, DA 12-1570 (rel. October 5, 2012), available at
Revisions to Rules Authorizing the Operation of Low Power Auxiliary Stations in the 698-806 MHz Band,
WT Docket No. 08-166, Public Interest Spectrum Coalition, Petition for Rulemaking Regarding Low Power
Auxiliary Stations, Including Wireless Microphones, and the Digital Television Transition, WT Docket No. 08-167,
Amendment of Parts 15, 74 and 90 of the Commission’s Rules Regarding Low Power Auxiliary Stations, Including
Wireless Microphones, ET Docket No. 10-24, Report and Order and Further Notice of Proposed Rulemaking
FCC Rcd 643 (2010) (Wireless Microphones Order
and Wireless Microphones Further Notice
Wireless Microphones Proceeding, 77 Fed. Reg. 64,446 (October 22, 2012), available at
4 See id.