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The Commission has released a tentative agenda for the February Open Commission Meeting scheduled for 10:30 am on Thursday, February 14, 2019.  As part of the agenda, the Commission will consider a draft order and seek comment regarding IP Captioned Telephone Service.   

News Release:
Word: https://docs.fcc.gov/public/attachments/DOC-355941A1.docx
PDF: https://docs.fcc.gov/public/attachments/DOC-355941A1.pdf
Text: https://docs.fcc.gov/public/attachments/DOC-355941A1.txt

Draft Text of Wireless Report and Order:
PDF:  https://docs.fcc.gov/public/attachments/DOC-355847A1.pdf
Text:  https://docs.fcc.gov/public/attachments/DOC-355847A1.txt

The meeting will be held in the Commission Meeting Room (TW-C305), 445 12th Street S.W., Washington, DC., is open to the public, and will be streamed live on the Internet with open captioning at https://www.fcc.gov/general/live.  Visit this webpage for more information:   https://www.fcc.gov/news-events/events/2019/02/february-2019-open-commission-meeting.

Reasonable Accommodations:  Open captioning and on-site sign language interpreting services will be provided for this event.  Other reasonable accommodations for people with disabilities are available upon request, such as tactile interpreting services.  Requests for such accommodations should be submitted via e‐mail to fcc504@fcc.gov or by calling the Consumer and Governmental Affairs Bureau at 202-418-0530 (voice), 202-810-0444 (videophone), or 202-418-0432 (TTY).  Such requests should include a detailed description of the accommodation needed.  In addition, please include a way the FCC can contact you if we need more information.  Please allow as much advance notice as possible; last‐minute requests will be accepted, but may be impossible to fill.

General information about TRS is available at https://www.fcc.gov/general/telecommunications-relay-services-trs.  For further information, please contact Michael Scott, Disability Rights Office, CGB, at (202) 418-1264 or Michael.Scott@fcc.gov.  Individuals who use videophones and are fluent in American Sign Language (ASL) may call the FCC’s ASL Consumer Support Line at (844) 432-2275 / (202) 810-0444 (videophone).  Individuals using a text teletypewriter (TTY) may call the FCC’s TTY number at (888) 835-5322.


Thursday, September 12, 2019