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The Regulatory Mix – Friday, June 4, 2021

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Today’s Regulatory Mix: U.S. and Australia Agree to Combat Unlawful Robocalls, FCC Adopts ICS Rate Caps and Delegates Data Collection Authority

 

U. S. and Australia Agree to Combat Unlawful Robocalls

The FCC announced that it has agreed with the Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) to develop a global approach to addressing unlawful robocalls and robotexts and the unlawful use of manipulating caller ID information or “spoofing.” Read More

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The Regulatory Mix – Thursday, March 4, 2021

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Today’s Regulatory Mix: Annual Reports for Inmate Calling Services Due April 1, 2021,  FCC Announces Milestone Dates for the Emergency Broadband Benefit Program, FCC Releases Emergency Broadband Benefit Program Fact Sheet, NASNA – State 911 Administrators Association asks Congress to Invest in NG911

 

prison phones shutterstock_1097349995-1Annual Reports for Inmate Calling Services Due April 1, 2021 

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) issued a Public Notice reminding providers of inmate calling services that the deadline for the submission of annual reports and certifications is April 1, 2021. Read More

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The Regulatory Mix – Thursday, February 6, 2020

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Today’s Regulatory Mix: FCC Extends Comment Period for Wireless Location Accuracy, FCC Household Broadband Guide, FCC Looks to Refresh Record on Ancillary Service Charges

FCC entrance shutterstock-1FCC Extends Comment Period for Wireless Location Accuracy 

The FCC agreed to grant a short extension of time until February 21, 2020, for all commenters to file initial comments, and March 20, 2020, for all commenters to file reply comments in its wireless location accuracy proceeding.  Read More

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The Regulatory Mix – Tuesday, March 19, 2019

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1200px-Iowa-StateSeal.svgIowa Requires ICS Tariff Filings

The Iowa Utilities Board (Board) has issued an Order clarifying that all alternative operator service (AOS) companies providing inmate calling services (ICS) must file a complete set of new tariffs.  In Iowa, ICS providers are registered as AOS companies.  Read More

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The Regulatory Mix – Tuesday, March 12, 2019

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dome and flagUS House Republicans on Open Internet

Energy and Commerce Committee Republican Leader Greg Walden (R-OR) released the text of his opening remarks at today’s Subcommittee on Communications and Technology hearing on “Legislating to Safeguard the Free and Open Internet.”  Read More

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The Regulatory Mix – Friday, August 11, 2017

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The_Mix_logo3.pngToday:  August 11 is National 811 Day, FCC Chairman Pai Asked to Recuse Himself, FCC Annual Reliability Certification, FCC LNPA Transition Webcast/Planning Session, Colorado CenturyLink NG911 Tariff Suspended  Read More

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ICS Regulation, A New FCC and The Never Ending Story

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TMI_Logo.pngFor those of you who follow this story, I’m sure you would never have thought that we’d still be talking about it some 13 years after the initial petition was filed by Martha Wright, asking the Commission to do something about the exorbitant rates charged to inmates and their families.   Read More

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The Regulatory Mix – Wednesday, November 09, 2016

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The_Mix_logo3.pngThe Regulatory Mix, TMI’s daily blog of telecom related regulatory activities, is a snapshot of PUC, FCC, legislative, and occasionally court issues that our regulatory monitoring team uncovers each day. Read More

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The Regulatory Mix – Monday, July 18, 2016

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The_Mix_logo3.pngThe Regulatory Mix, TMI’s daily blog of telecom related regulatory activities, is a snapshot of PUC, FCC, legislative, and occasionally court issues that our regulatory monitoring team uncovers each day. Depending on their significance, some items may be the subject of a TMI Briefing. Read More

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The Regulatory Mix – Tuesday, June 21, 2016

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The_Mix_logo3.pngThe Regulatory Mix, TMI’s daily blog of telecom related regulatory activities, is a snapshot of PUC, FCC, legislative, and occasionally court issues that our regulatory monitoring team uncovers each day. Depending on their significance, some items may be the subject of a TMI Briefing. Read More

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