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FCC Announces Tentative Agenda for August Open Meeting

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Released: July 19, 2013

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This is an unofficial announcement of Commission action. Release of the full text of a Commission order constitutes official action.
See MCI v. FCC. 515 F 2d 385 (D.C. Circ 1974).



July, 19 2013
Justin Cole, 202-418-8191


Washington, D.C.

Federal Communications Commission Chairwoman Mignon Clyburn announced
that the following items will be on the tentative agenda for the next open meeting scheduled for
Friday, August 9, 2013:

Revision of Part 15 of the Commission's Rules Regarding Operation in the 57-64 GHz Band:

Commission will consider a Report and Order addressing technical requirements applicable to unlicensed
services in the 57-64 GHz frequency band to provide additional competition in the broadband market,
improve efficient delivery of broadband services in residences and businesses, and facilitate backhaul
transport to support the deployment of 4th Generation (4G) and other wireless services.

Comprehensive Review of Licensing and Operating Rules for Satellite Services:

Commission will consider a Report and Order that streamlines Part 25 of the Commission's rules
to facilitate greater investment and innovation in the satellite industry and promote more rapid
deployment of new satellite services to the public.

Status of the Broadcast Incentive Auction:

The Incentive Auction Task Force will present the
latest update on progress towards the Commission's 2014 television broadcast incentive auction.
The Open Meeting is scheduled to commence at 10:30 a.m. in Room TW-C305, at 445 12th Street, S.W.,
Washington, D.C. The event will be shown live at

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