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FCC Releases Updated Lifeline Minimum Service Standards and New Budget Amount

The FCC’s Wireline Competition Bureau has announced updated minimum service standards for Lifeline-supported services.  The Lifeline minimum service standard for mobile broadband...

NTIA Hosting Broadband Infrastructure Program Webinars

The Department of Commerce’s National Telecommunications and Information Administration is hosting two webinars on August 4 and 5 on the Broadband Infrastructure...

FCC will Host Webinar on Emergency Connectivity Fund Program

The FCC is hosting a virtual webinar to provide additional information about the Emergency Connectivity Fund (ECF) Program on Tuesday, August 3...

FCC Announces Counties where Conditional Forbearance from Lifeline Voice Obligation Applies

The FCC’s Wireline Competition Bureau (the Bureau) has announced the counties in which conditional forbearance from the obligation to offer Lifeline-supported voice...

WCB Sets Service Delivery Date For Emergency Connectivity Fund Filing Window

The FCC’s Wireline Competition Bureau (WCB) has released a public notice establishing a service delivery date for the Emergency Connectivity Fund (ECF)....

FCC Seeks Comment on Pole Attachment Petition

The FCC’s Wireline Competition Bureau is seeking comment on a petition for declaratory ruling filed by the Edison Electric Institute (EEI) on...

FCC Seeks Comment on Mobile Data Challenge Process

The FCC’s Wireless Telecommunications Bureau (WTB), Office of Economics and Analytics (OEA), and Office of Engineering and Technology (OET) have released a...

Optional 5G Certification Window for Legacy High-Cost ETCs Opened until August...

The Rural Broadband Auctions Task Force has announced the opening of an optional certification window for eligible telecommunications carriers (ETCs) to certify...

FCC Seeks Comment on Alaska Plan Drive Testing

The Federal Communications Commission’s Wireless Bureau has released a public notice seeking comment on proposed drive test parameters and a drive test...

Agenda for August 5 FCC Open Meeting

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