Federal Communications Commission


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an independent government agency that regulates interstate and international communications by radio and television and wire and cable and satellite

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I am pleased that the Federal Communications Commission has adopted rules that will protect the privacy of millions of broadband users.
4bnType: LBOStatus: AgreedComment: Swiss Federal Communications Commission approves deal
Recommendation: To improve the effectiveness and accountability of FCC's efforts to oversee wireless phone service, the Chairman of the Federal Communications Commission should direct the commission to clearly inform consumers that they may complain to FCC about problems with wireless phone service and what they can expect as potential outcomes from this process, and expand FCC's outreach to consumers about these efforts.
The FBI, Department of Justice and Department of Homeland Security requested Internet surveillance in a filing with the Federal Communications Commission.
With its restrictions on how AOL Time Warner can use its instant messaging software, the Federal Communications Commission strides into new regulatory vistas.
Indoor Air Quality, the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), a new Federal Communications Commissions (FCC) telecommunications ruling, permit requirements for air conditioning system coolant replacements, recycling enforcement, Con Edison energy rebates, flexible air ducts and the second draft of the City-industry panel on the World Trade Center bombing were the main topics of the annual Codes & Regulations Update Seminar attended by 150 members of the Building Owners' and Managers' Association of Greater New York, Inc.
WASHINGTON -- In an Order issued January 8, 2007, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) determined that Public Safety licensees involved in the 800 MHz Band Reconfiguration Program may disclose or exchange with one another the terms of Frequency Reconfiguration Agreements (FRAs) or Planning Funding Agreements (PFAs) negotiated with Sprint Nextel Corporation.
commends the Federal Communications Commission for its recent actions to allow consumers continued access to cable programming through Digital Cable Ready (DCR) televisions.
Echoing the phone company lobbyists who opposed the bill, Wright said the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) - not the state - controls the distribution of phone numbers.
This morning, Mediacom Communications Corporation (NASDAQ: MCCC) filed an application for review with the Federal Communications Commission seeking the reversal of the Media Bureau order issued last week relating to Mediacom's retransmission consent dispute with Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc.
Cable companies are squabbling with networks and the Federal Communications Commission about whether they should be forced to carry both the analog and digital signals of broadcasters on their already crowded dials.
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