FCC Announces Tentative Agenda For July Open Meeting
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FCC ANNOUNCES TENTATIVE AGENDA FOR JULY 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, July 11, 2014:
Modernizing E-Rate to Deliver Digital Learning: The Commission will consider a Report and
Order to modernize the E-Rate program and expand support for WiFi connectivity for schools and
libraries. The R&O seeks to close the WiFi gap, make E-Rate dollars go farther, and deliver faster,
simpler and more efficient applications and other processes.
Connect America Fund Rural Broadband Experiments: The Commission will consider a Report
and Order establishing a budget and a methodology for selecting winning applications for the
Connect America rural broadband experiments adopted by the Commission in the January Tech
Closed Captioning of Internet Protocol-Delivered Video Clips: The Commission will consider a
Second Order on Reconsideration and a Second Further Notice of Proposed Rulemaking that revisits
the Commission’s determinations regarding the captioning of video clips when delivered using
Internet protocol, ensuring that individuals with hearing disabilities are able to enjoy the full benefits
of broadband technology.
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.
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