• Full Title: Amendment of Part 11 of the Commisssion's Rules Regarding the Emergency Alert System; Wireless Emergency Alerts
  • Document Type(s): Notice of Proposed Rulemaking
  • Bureau(s): Public Safety and Homeland Security

Description:
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

  • DA/FCC #: FCC-16-5
  • Docket/RM: 15-94, 15-91
  • FCC Record Citation: 31 FCC Rcd 594 (1)
  • Federal Register Citation(s): 81 FR 15792 (03/24/2016)

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

Document Dates

  • Released On: Jan 29, 2016
  • Effective On: May 9, 2016
  • Adopted On: Jan 28, 2016
  • Issued On: Jan 29, 2016
  • Comment: May 9, 2016
  • Reply Comment: Jun 7, 2016