FCC Extends Open Internet Reply Comment Period Until Sept. 15
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Released: August 15, 2014
WIRELINE COMPETITION BUREAU EXTENDS DEADLINE
FOR FILING REPLY COMMENTS IN THE OPEN INTERNET AND
FRAMEWORK FOR BROADBAND INTERNET SERVICE PROCEEDINGS
GN Docket Nos. 14-28, 10-127
Reply Comment Date: September 15, 2014
By this Public Notice, the Commission’s Wireline Competition Bureau (Bureau) extends the
deadline for filing reply comments in response to the 2014 Open Internet Notice of Proposed Rulemaking
and the Framework for Broadband Internet Access Service Refreshing the Record Public Notice.1
The 2014 Open Internet Notice of Proposed Rulemaking and the Framework for Broadband
Internet Access Service Refreshing the Record Public Notice set dates for filing comments and reply
comments of July 15 and September 10, 2014, respectively. On July 15, 2014, however, the Bureau
announced that initial comments would be accepted as timely filed for an additional three business days
(i.e., through July 18, 2014).2 To ensure that members of the public have as much time as was initially
anticipated to reply to initial comments in these proceedings, the Bureau today is extending the reply
comment deadline by three business days. Accordingly, interested parties now have until Monday,
September 15, 2014 to file reply comments.
For further information, please contact Kristine Fargotstein of the Wireline Competition Bureau,
Competition Policy Division, at (202) 418-2774 or Kristine.Fargotstein@fcc.gov.
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1 Protecting and Promoting the Open Internet, GN Docket No. 14-28, Notice of Proposed Rulemaking, 29 FCC Rcd
5561 (2014) (2014 Open Internet Notice of Proposed Rulemaking); Wireline Competition Bureau Seeks to Refresh
the Record in the 2010 Proceeding on Title II and Other Potential Legal Frameworks for Broadband Internet
Access Service, GN Docket No. 10-127, Public Notice, 29 FCC Rcd 5856 (Wireline Comp. Bur. 2014) (Framework
for Broadband Internet Access Service Refreshing the Record Public Notice).
2 Wireline Competition Bureau Will Treat as Timely Filed Any Comments Filed in Response to the Open Internet
Notice of Proposed Rulemaking and the Framework for Broadband Internet Access Service Refreshing the Record
Public Notice if Filed by July 18, 2014, GN Docket Nos. 14-28 and 10-127, Public Notice, DA 14-1002 (Wireline
Comp. Bur. rel. July 15, 2014).
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