• Full Title: EB Reaches Settlement with ABC on WEA Tone Misuse
  • Document Type(s): Order/Consent Decree
  • Bureau(s): Enforcement

EB enters into consent decree with ABC, Inc., terminating its investigation into whether ABC violated the WEA and EAS rules by improperly transmitting simulated WEA tones during an episode of "Jimmy Kimmel Live!"

  • DA/FCC #: DA-19-620
  • File #: EB-IHD-18-00027842
  • FCC Record Citation: 34 FCC Rcd 6939 (9)

FCC Record: DA-19-620A1_Rcd.pdf

Related Document(s):
News Release - FCC Settles Investigations Into Misuse of Emergency Alert Tones


Document Dates

  • Released On: Aug 15, 2019
  • Adopted On: Aug 15, 2019
  • Issued On: Aug 15, 2019