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PSHSB Corrects Comment Filing Procedures for NPSTC 4.9 GHz Plan

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Released: November 22, 2013

Federal Communications Commission

News Media Information 202 / 418-0500
445 12th Street, S.W.
Fax-On-Demand 202 / 418-2830

Washington, D.C. 20554

TTY 202 / 418-2555

DA 13-2246

Released: November 22, 2013





WP Docket No. 07-100, PS Docket No. 06-229, WT Docket No. 06-150

Comment Date: November 26, 2013
Reply Comment Date: December 13, 2013

On October 30, 2013, the Public Safety and Homeland Security Bureau (Bureau) released a
Public Notice1 seeking comment on the 4.9 GHz National Plan Recommendations Final Report submitted
by the National Public Safety Telecommunications Council (NPSTC) on October 24, 2013.2 The Public
contained incorrect comment filing procedures and information about availability of documents.
Accordingly, we correct this information and extend the comment due date from November 22, 2013 to
November 26, 2013. The reply comment due date remains unchanged.
Interested parties may file comments and reply comments on or before the dates indicated on the
first page of this document. Interested parties may file comments using: (1) the Commission’s
Electronic Comment Filing System (ECFS), or (2) by filing paper copies. See Electronic Filing of
Documents in Rulemaking Proceedings
, 63 FR 24121 (1998).

Commenters should refer to the docket
numbers and the DA number on the front page of this Public Notice when filing comments.

· Electronic Filers: Interested parties may file comments electronically using the Internet by
accessing the ECFS: Parties should submit filings in each of the
docket numbers listed above.

1 Public Safety and Homeland Security Bureau Seeks Comment on National Public Safety Telecommunications
Council’s 4.9 GHz National Plan Recommendations Final Report, Public Notice, DA 13-2096 (PSHSB rel. Oct.
30, 2013) (Public Notice).
2 4.9 GHz National Plan Recommendations, Final Report, filed by National Public Safety Telecommunications
Council in a letter from Ralph A. Haller, Chair, NPSTC, to Marlene H. Dortch, Secretary, Federal
Communications Commission, dated October 24, 2013 (Report). The Report can be found at (last accessed Nov. 22, 2013).

Paper Filers: Parties who choose to file by paper must file an original and one copy of each
filing. If more than one docket or rulemaking number appears in the caption of this proceeding,
filers must submit two additional copies for each additional docket or rulemaking number.
Filings can be sent by hand or messenger delivery, by commercial overnight courier, or by first-class
or overnight U.S. Postal Service mail. All filings must be addressed to the Commission’s Secretary,
Office of the Secretary, Federal Communications Commission.
All hand-delivered or messenger-delivered paper filings for the Commission’s Secretary must be
delivered to FCC Headquarters at 445 12th St., SW, Room TW-A325, Washington, DC 20554.
The filing hours are 8:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. All hand deliveries must be held together with
rubber bands or fasteners. Any envelopes and boxes must be disposed of before entering the
Commercial overnight mail (other than U.S. Postal Service Express Mail and Priority Mail) must
be sent to 9300 East Hampton Drive, Capitol Heights, MD 20743.
U.S. Postal Service first-class, Express, and Priority mail must be addressed to 445 12th Street,
SW, Washington DC 20554.
People with Disabilities: To request materials in accessible formats for people with disabilities
(braille, large print, electronic files, audio format), send an e-mail to or call the
Consumer & Governmental Affairs Bureau at 202-418-0530 (voice), 202-418-0432 (tty).
Interested parties may view documents filed in this proceeding on the Commission’s Electronic
Comment Filing System (ECFS) using the following steps: (1) Access ECFS at (2) In the introductory screen, click on “Search for Filings.” (3) In the
“Proceeding Number” box, enter the numerals in the docket number. (4) Click on the box marked
“Search for Comments.” A link to each document is provided in the document list. The public may
inspect and copy filings and comments during regular business hours at the FCC Reference Information
Center, 445 12th Street, SW, Room CY-A257, Washington, DC 20554. The public may also purchase
filings and comments from the Commission’s duplicating contractor, Best Copy and Printing, Inc.,
Portals II, 445 12th Street, SW, Room CY-B402, Washington, DC 20554, telephone 1-800-378-3160, or
via e-mail to The public may also download this Public Notice from the
Commission’s web site at
For further information regarding this proceeding contact Thomas Eng, Policy and Licensing
Division, Public Safety and Homeland Security Bureau, (voice) (202) 418-0019 or
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