The Federal Communications Commission (FCC or Commission) has released the tentative agenda for its March open meeting, scheduled for March 26, 2015. It contains the following items:
Market Modification: The Commission will consider a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking to implement Section 102 of the STELA Reauthorization Act of 2014, which directs the Commission to adopt rules that permit the modification of a commercial television broadcast station’s local television market for purposes of satellite carriage rights, including the promotion of consumers’ access to television broadcast station signals that originate in their State of residence
Local Number Portability Administration: The Commission will consider an Order addressing the recommendation of the North American Numbering Council regarding what company should serve as the next local number portability administrator.
The meeting is scheduled to start at 10:30 am, and will be shown online at www.fcc.gov/live.