FCC Announces Tentative Agenda for December Open Meeting
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November 21, 2013
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FCC ANNOUNCES TENTATIVE AGENDA FOR DECEMBER 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
Thursday, December 12, 2013:
Increasing Consumer Access to In-Flight Mobile Wireless Services:
The Commission will consider a
Notice of Proposed Rulemaking to revise outdated rules and provide airlines with the ability to permit
passengers to use mobile wireless services via onboard airborne access systems.
Improving 911 Reliability: The Commission will consider a Report and Order that takes critical steps to
improve the reliability and resiliency of 911 networks nationwide.
Technology Transitions Policy Task Force Presentation: The Commission will hear a status update on
the Task Force’s work towards making near-term recommendations related to the Commission’s
expectations and role in the IP transition.
Wireless Telecommunications Bureau Presentation: The Commission will hear an update on FCC and
industry efforts to promote mobile wireless device unlocking.
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 FCC.gov/live.