The Regulatory Outlook: 2000
- CALEA Extension Requests Made Easy. Carlson, Caron // Wireless Week;04/17/2000, Vol. 6 Issue 16, p10
Reports on the extension to be granted to communications carriers regarding the deadline for the 1994 Communications Assistance for Law Enforcement Act in the United States (US). Issue on the failure of carriers to implement new systems by June 30, 2000; Plans of the US Federal Communications...
- One hundred new things for the FCC to do. Toth, Victor J. // Business Communications Review;Mar1994, Vol. 24 Issue 3, p54
Focuses on the communications legislation in the US Congress. Planed amendment to the Communications Act of 1934; Objectives of the proposed legislation; Criticism against the provisions of the proposed amendments; US Federal Communications Commission's role in the drafting of the legislation;...
- FCC gives nod to 5 items on CALEA list. Weaver, Heather Forsgren // RCR;10/26/98, Vol. 17 Issue 43, p1
Focuses on the United States Federal Communications Commission's approval of five items on the Communications Assistance for Law Enforcement Act of 1994. Five features of digital wiretap capabilities; Dispute with the telecommunication industry, privacy advocates and law enforcement;...
- Covering Kleenex. Barrett, Randy // Inter@ctive Week;09/20/99, Vol. 6 Issue 39, p54
Focuses on the effect of implementing the Communications Assistance for Law Enforcement Act of 1994 in the United States. Ruling of the United States Federal Communication Commission (FCC) on the capabilities that should be demanded on telecommunication carriers; Benefits offered of the deadline...
- BILL WOULD HAVE FCC SET RELIABILITY STANDARDS. Jordahl, Gregory; Burgess, Angela // IEEE Software;Jan92, Vol. 9 Issue 1, p86
Focuses on a legislative bill designed to make the United States Federal Communications Commission (FCC) directly responsible for promoting and protecting the reliability of the nation's telecommunication network. Reason given by West Virginia Representative Robert Wise in introducing the bill;...
- Shooshan proposes one-man band at FCC. Stern, Christopher // Broadcasting & Cable;3/25/96, Vol. 126 Issue 13, p19
Reports on the suggestion that Federal Communications Commission commissioners be replaced with a czar in light of the Telecommunications Act of 1996 in the United States. Details on the proposal by Harry Shooshan.
- FCC asked to go easy on captioning. McConnell, Chris // Broadcasting & Cable;3/25/96, Vol. 126 Issue 13, p22
Reports that broadcasters and cable programers in the United States are asking the Federal Communications Commission to be lenient with the Telecommunication Act's closed-captioning clauses. What the act requires of the commission; Broadcasters' views on captioning; Costs of captioning.
- Rule reform. // Broadcasting & Cable;3/25/96, Vol. 126 Issue 13, p97
Focuses on the United States Federal Communications Commission's review of a proposal to implement the cable reform provisions of the 1996 Telecommunications Act. Requirements of the act.
- Dateline Washington. Coorsh, Richard // Consumers' Research Magazine;Oct97, Vol. 80 Issue 10, p6
Reports on the action of the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) in controlling companies that provides call-back telephone services. Advantage of call-back services; How technology can make sanctions against call-back obsolete.
- Less is more: Pondering the role of the FCC. Patrick, Dennis R. // Telecommunications - Americas Edition;Jul96, Vol. 30 Issue 7, p27
Tells how the Federal Communications Commission can reduce or eliminate its regulatory intervention on several areas. Private contracts; Computer inquiry rules; Local exchange services; Universal service; Radio spectrum management.