November 2013 Open Commission Meeting
The FCC held an Open Meeting in Washington, DC on Thursday, November 14, 2013, on the subjects listed below:
FCC Clarifies Policy for Foreign Investment in Broadcast Licensees
Presentation on Status of Universal Service Reform Implementation
FCC Unveils Mobile Broadband Speed Test App to Empower Consumers
- Commission Policies and Procedures Under Section 310(b)(4) of the Communications Act, Foreign Investment of Broadcast Licenses (MB Docket No. 13-50): The Commission will consider a Declaratory Ruling to clarify the agency's policies and procedures in reviewing broadcast applications for transfer of control, or requests for declaratory ruling that seek greater than 25 percent indirect foreign ownership in broadcast licensees, pursuant to section 310(b(4) of the Communications Act of 1934.
- Status of Universal Service Reform Implementation: The Wireline Competition Bureau, Wireless Telecommunications Bureau, and Office of Native Affairs and Policy will present an update on universal service reform implementation.
- Expanding Measuring Broadband America to Mobile: The Commission will hear a presentation on a new FCC Speed Test App for Android smartphones.
- News Release
- Declaratory Ruling
- Wheeler Statement
- Clyburn Statement
- Rosenworcel Statement
- Pai Statement
- O'Rielly Statement