A Public Notice of the Federal Communications Commission
Federal Communications Commission
News Media Information (202) 418-0500
445 12th Street, S.W.
Washington, D.C. 20554
January 24, 2013
FCC TO HOLD OPEN COMMISSION MEETING
THURSDAY, JANUARY 31, 2013
The Federal Communications Commission will hold an Open Meeting on the subjects listed below
on Thursday, January 31, 2013. The meeting is scheduled to commence at 10:30 a.m. in Room
TW-C305, at 445 12th Street, S.W., Washington, D.C.
Promoting Expanded Opportunities for
Radio Experimentation and Market Trials under
Part 5 of the Commission’s Rules and
Streamlining Other Related Rules (ET Docket
No. 10-236); 2006 Biennial Review of
Telecommunications Regulations – Part 2
Administered by the Office of Engineering and
Technology (ET Docket No. 06-155)
The Commission will consider a
Report and Order to revise and streamline its rules
to modernize the Experimental Radio Service by
creating a more flexible environment to accelerate
innovation and promote the introduction of new
products, including medical devices, to the
Expanding Broadband Access and
Spectrum Availability for Healthcare
The Commission will hear a
presentation on the agency’s ongoing work to
expand broadband access and spectrum
availability for health care uses.
*The summaries listed in this notice are intended for the use of the
public attending open Commission meetings. Information not summarized
may also be considered at such meetings. Consequently these summaries
should not be interpreted to limit the Commission's authority to
consider any relevant information.
The meeting site is fully accessible to people using wheelchairs or other mobility aids. Sign
language interpreters, open captioning, and assistive listening devices will be provided on site.
Other reasonable accommodations for people with disabilities are available upon request. In your
request, include a description of the accommodation you will need and a way we can contact you
if we need more information. Last minute requests will be accepted, but may be impossible to fill.
Send an e-mail to: firstname.lastname@example.org
or call the Consumer & Governmental Affairs Bureau at 202-
418-0530 (voice), 202-418-0432 (tty).
Additional information concerning this meeting may be obtained from Meribeth McCarrick,
Office of Media Relations, (202) 418-0500; TTY 1-888-835-5322. Audio/Video coverage of the
meeting will be broadcast live with open captioning over the Internet from the FCC Live web page
For a fee this meeting can be viewed live over George Mason University's Capitol Connection.
The Capitol Connection also will carry the meeting live via the Internet. To purchase these
services call (703) 993-3100 or go to www.capitolconnection.gmu.edu
Copies of materials adopted at this meeting can be purchased from the FCC's duplicating
contractor, Best Copy and Printing, Inc. (202) 488-5300; Fax (202) 488-5563; TTY (202) 488-
5562. These copies are available in paper format and alternative media, including large print/type;
digital disk; and audio and video tape. Best Copy and Printing, Inc. may be reached by e-mail at FCC@BCPIWEB.com