Full Title

Wireless Emergency Alerts; Amendments to Part 11 of the Commission's Rules Regarding the Emergency Alert System


This Report and Order and Further Notice of Proposed Rulemaking leverages technological advancements in the wireless industry to improve the Wireless Emergency Alert (WEA) System

Document Type: R&O/NPRM

FCC Record: FCC-16-127A1_Rcd.pdf

Bureau(s): Public Safety and Homeland Security

Related Document(s):
News Release - FCC Strengthens Wireless Emergency Alerts As A Public Safety Tool

Document Dates

Released On: Sep 29, 2016

Comment: Dec 8, 2016

Adopted On: Sep 29, 2016

Issued On: Sep 29, 2016

Document Numbers

DA/FCC: FCC-16-127