FCC Announces Tentative Agenda for June Open Meeting

On Thursday, May 27, 2021, the FCC announced the tentative agenda for the June Open Meeting, scheduled for Thursday, June 17, 2021.  The Agenda items are as follows:

  • Protecting Against National Security Threats to the Communications Supply Chain through the Equipment Authorization and Competitive Bidding Program (ET Docket No. 21-232; EA Docket No. 21-233): The Commission will consider a NPRM and Notice of Inquiry seeking comments on steps to secure the nation’s critical communications networks through equipment authorization and competitive bidding.  (Fact Sheet)
  • Allowing Earlier Equipment Marketing and Importation Opportunities (ET Docket No. 20-382): The Commission will consider a Report and Order to adopt changes to the equipment authorization rules that will allow expanded marketing and importation of radiofrequency devices prior to certification. (Fact Sheet)
  • Improving the Emergency Alert System and Wireless Emergency Alerts (PS Docket Nos. 15-94, 15-91): The Commission will consider a Report and Order and FNPRM to implement section 9201 of the National Defense Authorization Act, to improve the way the public receives emergency alerts. (Fact Sheet)
  • Improving Robocall and Spoofing Input from Private Entities (EB Docket No. 20-374):  The Commission will consider a Report and Order to implement Section 10(a) of the TRACED Act by adopting streamlined processes that allow private entities to alert the Enforcement Bureau about suspected unlawful robocalls.  (Fact Sheet)
  • Promoting Telehealth for Low-Income Consumers (WC Docket NO. 18-213):  The Commission will consider a Second Report and Order that provides guidance on the administration of the Connected Care Pilot Program.  (Fact Sheet)
  • Exploring Spectrum Options for Devices Used to Mark Fishing Equipment (WT Docket No. 21-230):  The Commission will consider a NPRM that would initiate and explore whether to authorize devices that can be used to mark fishing equipment for use on Automatic Identification System channels.  (Fact Sheet)
  • Improving Low Power FM Radio (MB Docket No. 19-193):  The Commission will consider an Order on Reconsideration of a proceeding to modernize LPFM technical rules. (Fact Sheet)
  • Enforcement Bureau Action: The Commission will consider an enforcement action.

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