Consumer Options for Selecting Cable Channels and the Tier Buy-Through Prohibition
June 1, 2011 (Published)
Q: Who determines the programming services that are available on a cable television system?...
Over-the-Air Reception Devices Rule
May 31, 2011 (Published)
Preemption of Restrictions on Placement of Direct Broadcast Satellite, Broadband Radio Service, and...
Video Relay Services
May 25, 2011 (Published)
Background Video Relay Service (VRS) is a form of Telecommunications Relay Service (TRS) that...
Video Descriptions and the Digital Television Transition
October 8, 2014 (Reviewed)
IF YOU USED VIDEO DESCRIPTIONS TO ACCESS ANALOG TELEVISION PROGRAMMING, YOU SHOULD BE AWARE OF...
The V-Chip: Putting Restrictions on What Your Children Watch...
October 9, 2014 (Reviewed)
Background The V-chip allows parents or other caregivers to block programming on their...
License Renewal Applications for Radio Broadcast Stations
June 18, 2014 (Reviewed)
Unauthorized Equipment Sold on the Internet and in Publications
March 31, 2014 (Reviewed)
The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) receives many complaints about alleged illegal (non-...
The FCC and Freedom of Speech
October 17, 2014 (Updated)
Background The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) receives numerous complaints that...
DTV and Over-the-Air Viewers Along U.S. Borders
January 24, 2014 (Updated)
Background The digital television (DTV) transition refers to the switch from analog to digital...
The FCC's Payola Rules
February 24, 2014 (Reviewed)
Background Federal law and FCC rules require that employees of broadcast stations, program...