Wireless Microphone FAQs
December 23, 2014 (Updated)
Under FCC rules, anyone who uses a wireless microphone (or similar device) that operates in the 700...
Video Relay Services
May 25, 2011 (Published)
Background Video Relay Service (VRS) is a form of Telecommunications Relay Service (TRS) that...
Video Descriptions and the Digital Television Transition
October 8, 2014 (Reviewed)
IF YOU USED VIDEO DESCRIPTIONS TO ACCESS ANALOG TELEVISION PROGRAMMING, YOU SHOULD BE AWARE OF...
The V-Chip: Putting Restrictions on What Your Children Watch...
October 9, 2014 (Reviewed)
Background The V-chip allows parents or other caregivers to block programming on their...
License Renewal Applications for Radio Broadcast Stations
June 18, 2014 (Reviewed)
August 2011 Open Commission Meeting
May 25, 2011
The FCC held an Open Meeting on the subjects listed below on Tuesday, August 9, 2011...
Troubleshooting Guide for Digital-to-Analog Converter Boxes and Digital Televisions
March 11, 2014 (Updated)
Background The digital television (DTV) transition refers to the switch from analog to digital...
Unauthorized Radio Operation
December 31, 2014 (Updated)
Federal law generally prohibits the "use or operation of any apparatus for the transmission of...
Unauthorized Equipment Sold on the Internet and in Publications
March 31, 2014 (Reviewed)
The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) receives many complaints about alleged illegal (non-...
The FCC and Freedom of Speech
October 17, 2014 (Updated)
Background The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) receives numerous complaints that...