November Open Commission Meeting
A Public Notice of the Federal Communications Commission
Federal Communications Commission
News Media Information (202) 418-0500445 12th Street, S.W.
Washington, D.C. 20554
November 23, 2012
FCC TO HOLD OPEN COMMISSION MEETING
FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 30, 2012The Federal Communications Commission will hold an Open Meeting on the subject listed below
on Friday, November 30, 2012. The meeting is scheduled to commence at 10:30 a.m. in Room
TW-C305, at 445 12th Street, S.W., Washington, D.C.
TITLE:Creation of a Low Power Radio Service
(MM Docket No. 99-25)
SUMMARY:The Commission will consider a
Fifth Order on Reconsideration and Sixth Report
and Order, finalizing procedures to complete the
processing of over 6,000 pending FM translator
applications and completing implementation of
the Local Community Radio Act. These are the
final steps toward opening a filing window that
will allow non-profit groups nationwide to apply
for low power radio licenses, expanding the
diversity of truly local voices in the media
The meeting site is fully accessible to people using wheelchairs or other mobility aids. Sign
language interpreters, open captioning, and assistive listening devices will be provided on site.
Other reasonable accommodations for people with disabilities are available upon request. In your
request, include a description of the accommodation you will need and a way we can contact you
if we need more information. Last minute requests will be accepted, but may be impossible to fill.
Send an e-mail to: firstname.lastname@example.org or call the Consumer & Governmental Affairs Bureau at 202-
418-0530 (voice), 202-418-0432 (tty).
Additional information concerning this meeting may be obtained from Meribeth McCarrick,
Office of Media Relations, (202) 418-0500; TTY 1-888-835-5322. Audio/Video coverage of the
*The summaries listed in this notice are intended for the use of the
public attending open Commission meetings. Information not summarized
may also be considered at such meetings. Consequently these summaries
should not be interpreted to limit the Commission's authority to
consider any relevant information.
meeting will be broadcast live with open captioning over the Internet from the FCC Live web page
For a fee this meeting can be viewed live over George Mason University's Capitol Connection.
The Capitol Connection also will carry the meeting live via the Internet. To purchase these
services call (703) 993-3100 or go to www.capitolconnection.gmu.edu.
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