FCC Announces Tentative Agenda For August Open Meeting
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July 18, 2014
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FCC ANNOUNCES TENTATIVE AGENDA FOR AUGUST OPEN MEETING
(Washington, D.C.) – Federal Communications Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler announced that the
following items will be on the tentative agenda for the next open meeting scheduled for Friday, August 8,
Part 17 Antenna Structure Report and Order: The Commission will consider a Report and Order to
streamline and update the rules governing the construction, marking, and lighting of antenna
These updates will improve efficiency, reduce regulatory burdens, and enhance compliance with
tower painting and lighting requirements, while continuing to ensure the safety of pilots and aircraft
Enabling Nationwide Text-to-911 Service for the 21st Century: The Commission will consider a Second
Report and Order and Third Further Notice of Proposed Rulemaking that establishes deadlines for covered
text providers to be capable of delivering texts to appropriate 911 public safety answering points, and seeks
comment on potential improvements to current text-to-911 technology, such as through better location
The Open Meeting is scheduled to commence at 10:30 a.m. in Room TW-C305, at 445 12th Street, S.W.,
The event will be shown live at FCC.gov/live.
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