Public Notice

By this Public Notice, OCBO and the Bureau also solicit suggestions for additional studies in the 257 proceeding.  We invite parties to submit specific descriptions of proposed studies, including well-defined performance metrics that relate to one or more of the following: (1) how Americans meet their critical information needs; (2) how the media ecosystem operates to address critical information needs; and (3) what barriers exist in providing content and services to address critical information needs.  The deadline to file suggestions for studies is February 27, 2012.