Each quarter the FCC collects and reports metrics on the number of items pending at the Commission. These items include all petitions, applications, complaints, and requests pending before the FCC, as well as the number of open dockets.

All Items

Total number of items pending at the FCC, including all petitions, applications, complaints, and requests.

  Last Year Current Trend
Quarter Q2 FY19 Q2 FY20 We're working on it!
We're working on it!
Pending 38,975 50,959
 

Past Year by Quarter
Q3 FY19 Q4 FY19 Q1 FY20 Q2 FY20
53,312 35,421 51,623 50,959

Licensing

Total number of license applications and renewals pending at the FCC.

  Last Year Current Trend
Quarter Q2 FY19 Q2 FY20 We're working on it!
We're working on it!
Pending 30,260 42,527
 

Past Year by Quarter
Q3 FY19 Q4 FY19 Q1 FY20 Q2 FY20
44,898 26,095 42,891 42,527

Complaints

Total number of consumer complaints pending at the FCC.

  Last Year Current Trend
Quarter Q2 FY19 Q2 FY20 Heading in the right direction
Heading in the right direction
Pending 5,256 4,702
 

Past Year by Quarter
Q3 FY19 Q4 FY19 Q1 FY20 Q2 FY20
4,845 5,707 5,083 4,702

AFRs & Recons

Total number of applications for review and petitions for reconsideration pending at the FCC.

  Last Year Current Trend
Quarter Q2 FY19 Q2 FY20 Heading in the right direction
Heading in the right direction
Pending 765 687
 

Past Year by Quarter
Q3 FY19 Q4 FY19 Q1 FY20 Q2 FY20
797 774 754 687

Dockets

Total number of dockets open at the FCC.

  Last Year Current Trend
Quarter Q2 FY19 Q2 FY20 Heading in the right direction
Heading in the right direction
Pending 2,407 2,301
 

Past Year by Quarter
Q3 FY19 Q4 FY19 Q1 FY20 Q2 FY20
2,000 2,096 2,214 2,301

 

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