FCC Reaches Bandwidth Consensus
- TA, FCC clears path for public safety. Jackson, Donny // Mobile Radio Technology;Jul2006, Vol. 24 Issue 7, p10
The article reports on the series of measures implemented by the Federal Communication Commission (FCC) and Transition Administrator (TA) agencies to help in the system rebanding process of public safety licensees in the U.S. The FCC and TA considered several problems face by public safety...
- States can license spectrum in 700MHz band. // Mobile Radio Technology;Apr2001, Vol. 19 Issue 4, p68
Reports that the United States Federal Communications Commission has released a public notice alerting states of the ability to apply for a state license for public safety services in the allocated 700MHz band. Deadline for notifying the federal agency of a state's decision; Online processing...
- FCC adopts 800MHz NPRM. // Mobile Radio Technology;Apr2002, Vol. 20 Issue 4, p77
Reports the exploration of possible solutions to the 800MHz public safety interference problems of the Federal Communications Commission in the U.S. Nature of the Notice of Proposed Rulemaking; Solutions to the disruption of existing licensure structure; Provisions of the rules.
- FCC prepares to receive narrowbanding waivers. Jackson, Donny // Urgent Communications Exclusive Insight;1/3/2012, p3
The article reports that the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is expecting several licensees operating public-safety systems below 512 megahertz (MHz) to file waiver requests.
- FCC opening up the airwaves for public safety communications. Swope, Christopher // Governing;Jul98, Vol. 11 Issue 10, p56
Reports on the decision by the United States Federal Communications Commission to allocate 24 megahertz of radio spectrum for public safety services. Reasons for this move; Channels to be allocated for public safety services use.
- Federal Communications Commission. // FW;10/26/93, Vol. 162 Issue 21, p40
Features the Federal Communications Commission. Regulation and enforcement of rules for television, radio, telephone, cable and computer operations; Lack of funds; Insufficient internal controls; Frustrations of industry and consumers on the shortcomings of the agency.
- FCC reform debated on two fronts. Weaver, Heather Forsgren // RCR;05/24/99, Vol. 18 Issue 21, p7
Reports on the debate on the reorganization of the United States Federal Communications Commission (FCC). Dealing with converging industry; Preparations for the FCC-reauthorization legislation.
- FCC reform could end up as major wireless policy rewrite. Silva, Jeffrey // RCR;07/26/99, Vol. 18 Issue 30, p15
Examines the significance of a congressional effort to restructure the United States Federal Communications Commission. Need for the agency to shift from a regulatory mode to one where it enforces and encourages competition.
- Appropriators still upset over FCC Portals move. Weaver, Heather Forsgren // RCR;04/03/2000, Vol. 19 Issue 14, p15
Reports on the United States Federal Communications Commission's move to the Portals. Collection of regulatory and application fees; Budget requestion by the agency.