'Connect America Fund Phase II' Posts

The Regulatory Mix – Wednesday, March 17, 2021

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Today’s Regulatory Mix: FCC Announces ELAP Window for Connect America Fund Phase II Recipients, FCC’s Rosenworcel A Running Start on New Broadband Maps, Public Safety & Homeland Security Bureau Announces Updated Text-to-911 Certification and Readiness Form and Registry Update to Facilitate Real-Time Text 

FCC Entrance Feb 2020 ShutterstockFCC Announces ELAP Window for Connect America Fund Phase II Recipients 

The Wireline Competition Bureau (Bureau) of the Federal Communications Commission announced the opening of the Eligible Locations Adjustment Process (ELAP) filing window for Connect America Fund (CAF).  Read More

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The Regulatory Mix – Friday, June 5, 2020

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Today’s Regulatory Mix: US Senate Letter on Rural Digital Opportunity Fund, FCC Announces Newest Round of Telehealth Application Funding, FCC Announces Additional Connect America Fund Phase II Auction Support

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U.S. Sen. Roger Wicker, R-Miss., chairman of the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, sent a letter to FCC Chairman Ajit Pai requesting information on accelerating the Rural Digital Opportunity Fund Read More

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The Regulatory Mix – Tuesday, April 14, 2020

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Today’s Regulatory Mix:  FCC Authorizes $2.6 M In CAF Funding For Broadband Service in Northwestern Pennsylvania, Kansas Extends Prohibition on Disconnections for Non-Payment Due to COVID-19 Emergency

 

FCC front view-1-1FCC Authorizes $2.6 M In CAF Funding For Broadband Service in Northwestern Pennsylvania 

The FCC announced it has awarded Armstrong Telecommunications $2,642,413 in funding over ten years to expand broadband in rural northwestern Pennsylvania.  The monies will allow Armstrong to provide broadband at speeds of at least 1 Gbps/500 Mbps to an estimated 1,949 unserved rural homes and businesses Read More

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The Regulatory Mix – Monday, July 22, 2019

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The FCC announced it is ready to authorize Connect America Fund Phase II auction (Auction 903) support for the 1,122 Auction 903 winning bids identified on Attachment A.  To be authorized to receive the total 10-year support amounts listed the listed long-form applicants must submit acceptable irrevocable standby letter(s) of credit and Bankruptcy Code opinion letter(s) from their legal counsel for each state where they have winning bids that are ready to be authorized in accordance with the instructions provided by the FCC prior to 6:00 p.m. ET on Monday, August 5, 2019. Read More

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The Regulatory Mix – Tuesday, May 28, 2019

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us-capitol-building-and-congressUS Senate Passes TRACED Act

In response to the Senate’s passage of the Telephone Robocall Abuse Criminal Enforcement and Deterrence (TRACED) Act, which targets illegal robocalls. FCC Chairman Ajit Pai and FCC Commissioner Brendan Carr each issued statements of support. 

Chairman Pai released a statement saying, in part: “I commend the U.S. Senate for passing the TRACED Act and Senators Thune and Markey for leading this bipartisan effort. The TRACED Act would help strengthen the FCC’s ability to combat illegal robocalls, and we would welcome these additional tools to fight this scourge. Read More

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The Regulatory Mix – Wednesday, August 29, 2018

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Today:  FCC Announces Winners of CAF II Auction, FCC Launches Podcast, National League of Cities Releases Small Cell Action Guide  Read More

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The Regulatory Mix – Tuesday, June 26, 2018

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Today: FCC CAF II Auction Read More

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The Regulatory Mix – Wednesday, January 24, 2018

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Today: FCC Open Meeting for January, FCC Accomplishments Year One, U.S. House Hearing on Broadband Legislation  Read More

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The Regulatory Mix – Friday, September 8, 2017

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The_Mix_logo3.pngToday: FCC CAF II Webinar,  FCC September Open Meeting Agenda,  FCC Expands DIRS For Hurricane Irma, Hurricane Irma Status Report, FCC Updates Procedures For Providing Emergency Communications in Areas Affected by Irma  Read More

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