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October 2013 Open Commission Meeting

11:30 am - 1:30 pm EDT
Washington, DC

The FCC held an Open Meeting in Washington, DC on Monday, October 28, 2013, on the subjects listed below:

  • Rural Call Completion (WC Docket No. 13-39): The Commission will consider a Report and Order and Further Notice of Proposed Rulemaking to address problems associated with completion of long distance calls to rural areas.
  • Implementing Public Safety Broadband Provisions of the Middle Class Tax Relief and Job Creation Act of 2012 (PS Docket No. 12-94); Implementing a Nationwide, Broadband, Interoperable Public Safety Network in the 700 MHz Band (PS Docket No. 06-229); Service Rules for the 698-746, 747-762 and 777-792 MHz Bands (WT Docket No. 06-150): The Commission will consider a Second Report and Order adopting technical rules for the 700 MHz broadband spectrum licensed to the First Responder Network Authority.

Meeting Documents

FCC Acts to Combat Call Completion Problems in Rural America

FCC Adopts Technical Rules for Public Safety Spectrum

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