FCC Announces Tentative Agenda For January Open Meeting
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See MCI v. FCC. 515 F 2d 385 (D.C. Circ 1974).
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
NEWS MEDIA CONTACT:January 10, 2012
Neil Grace, 202-418-0506
FCC ANNOUNCES TENTATIVE AGENDA FOR JANUARY OPEN MEETING(Washington, D.C.) – Federal Communications Commission Chairman Julius Genachowski announced
that the following item will be on the tentative agenda for the next open meeting scheduled for Tuesday,
January 31, 2012:
Lifeline and Link Up Reform and Modernization, Report and Order and Further Notice of
Proposed Rulemaking to comprehensively reform the Lifeline program to ensure universal availability of
communications services to low-income Americans while minimizing the universal service contribution
burden, including by eliminating waste, fraud, and abuse; strengthening program oversight and
administration; and modernizing Lifeline to support broadband adoption.
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.