Full Title

Amendment of Part 11 of the Commisssion's Rules Regarding the Emergency Alert System; Wireless Emergency Alerts


The NPRM proposes measures to improve the ability of EAS and WEA to meet communities' public safety needs, and to ensure that EAS is secure and reliable

Document Type: Notice of Proposed Rulemaking

FCC Record: FCC-16-5A1_Rcd.pdf

Bureau(s): Public Safety and Homeland Security

Related Document(s):
News Release - FCC Proposes Strengthening The Emergency Alert System

Document Dates

Released On: Jan 29, 2016

Comment: May 9, 2016

Adopted On: Jan 28, 2016

Issued On: Jan 29, 2016

Document Numbers

DA/FCC: FCC-16-5