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FCC Extends Regulatory Fee Filing Window

The FCC has extended the due date for Fiscal Year 2021 regulatory fees from September 24, 2021 to September 27, 2021 at...

FCC Determines Duke Energy Progress Charged AT&T ‘Unjust and Unreasonable’ Pole...

Similar to its findings issued in August 2021 for AT&T’s claims against Duke Energy Florida’s operations in that State, the FCC’s Enforcement...

Wireline Competition Bureau Grants Lifeline Waiver Extensions

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the FCC’s Wireline Competition Bureau (the Bureau) has granted extensions of waivers for certain Lifeline program rules. ...

FCC Directs USAC to Process Late-Filed Emergency Connectivity Fund Program Applications

A number of eligible schools and libraries submitted their applications to the Emergency Connectivity Fund Program (the Program) after the Program’s August...

FCC Releases Proposed Fourth Quarter 2021 Universal Service Contribution Factor

On September 10, the FCC's Office of Managing Director (OMD) released a Public Notice announcing the proposed universal service contribution factor for...

Agenda for September FCC Open Meeting

The Federal Communications Commission (Commission or FCC) has published the tentative agenda for its September 2021 Open Meeting.  The meeting is scheduled...

FCC Seeks Nominations for Universal Service Administrative Company Board of Directors...

The FCC’s Wireline Competition Bureau is seeking nominations for a position on the Universal Service Administrative Company Board of Directors.  Specifically, the...

FCC Expands Emergency Broadband Benefit Program Eligibility

The FCC's Wireline Competition Bureau has expanded the school years that will be eligible for the Emergency Broadband Benefit Program.  In addition...

Fee Filer Open for FY 2021 Regulatory Fee Payments

The FCC has announced that its fee payment system, Fee Filer, is open for the filing and viewing of Fiscal Year (FY)...

FCC Seeks Comment on and Provides Certification Details for STIR/SHAKEN Implementation...

The FCC's Wireline Competition Bureau is seeking comment on STIR/SHAKEN implementation extensions granted by the FCC for small voice service providers, providers...