Common Filing Tasks Ground Stations

September 30, 2022
Licensees may be required to perform standard filing tasks after obtaining a license. For information on current applicable fees, see the Wireless...

Audio Description

August 31, 2022
Audio description (referred to as video description in the Commission’s rules) is audio-narrated descriptions of a television program's key visual...
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Broadcast News Distortion

August 31, 2022
Broadcasters may not intentionally distort the news. The FCC states that "rigging or slanting the news is a most heinous act against the public...
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The FCC and Speech

August 31, 2022
The FCC is barred by law from trying to prevent the broadcast of any point of view. The Communications Act prohibits the FCC from censoring broadcast...
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Wireless Emergency Alerts (WEA)

August 29, 2022
The Wireless Emergency Alerts system is an essential part of America's emergency preparedness. Since its launch in 2012, the WEA system has been used...
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