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The Regulatory Mix – Monday, July 27, 2020

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Today’s Regulatory Mix: NARUC Urges Review Of Intrastate Inmate Calling Rates, New DEPLOY Broadband Act Would Fund Rural Broadband Development, FCC Chairman Announces Progress on Addressing Diameter Network Security Issues

 

 

NARUC logoNARUC Urges Review of Intrastate Inmate Calling Rates

In a press release, the National Association of Regulatory Utility Commissioners said it agrees with FCC Chairman Ajit Pai on the issue of exorbitant inmate calling rates See the Regulatory Mix dated7/21/20 and is urging its member state commissions to review inmate calling rates in their respective jurisdictions.  NARUC President Presley said in part: Read More

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The Regulatory Mix – Friday, February 14, 2020

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Today’s Regulatory Mix:  FCC Authorizes Additional CAF II Support, NARUC 5G Resolutions, US Congress Data Privacy Bill

braodband imageFCC Authorizes Additional CAF II Support 

The FCC announced it has authorized more than $240 million in funding over ten years to expand rural broadband deployment in Arkansas, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Massachusetts, Missouri, New York, Oklahoma, and Wyoming. Read More

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The Regulatory Mix – Thursday, November 21, 2019

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starks-bio-page-02192019FCC’s Starks on Network Security  

FCC Commissioner Geoffrey Starks released a Report on the results of an FCC workshop held in June 2019 regarding the security threats that stem from the presence of certain Chinese communications equipment in US networks.  The workshop contained three panels: Find It, Fix It, and Fund it.  According to Starks, a “major takeaway from the workshop is that our networks must only contain equipment from trusted sources.  When evaluating the security of a piece of communications networking equipment we should not ask “do I trust this piece of equipment” but instead, “do I trust the manufacturer?”  Read More

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The Regulatory Mix – Monday, July 29, 2019

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NARUCNARUC Lifeline Resolution

At its July 2019 Summer Policy Summit, the NARUC approved a resolution  on Lifeline that urges the Federal Communications Commission to (i) work quickly and collaboratively with service providers and other stakeholders to fix the National Verifier before use of it is required in any state by (a) implementing service provider APIs, and (b) securing access to federal/state SNAP and Medicaid databases, Read More

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The Regulatory Mix – Tuesday, July 10, 2018

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Today: Proposed NARUC Resolutions, FCC CAF II Waiver, FCC EAS Testing Reporting System

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The Regulatory Mix – Thursday, July 20, 2017

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The_Mix_logo3.pngToday: Frontier Reports CAF Milestone, FCC Reminder on State TRS Program Recertification, NARUC Adopts Telecom Resolutions  Read More

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The Regulatory Mix – Monday, January 30, 2017

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The_Mix_logo3.pngToday: FCC Open Internet Enhanced Transparency Rule Exemption, Massachusetts 911 Funding, New Jersey Considers NPA, Pennsylvania Modifies NPA Schedule, NARUC Names New Member. Read More

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The Regulatory Mix – Wednesday, February 3, 2016

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The_Mix_logo3.pngThe Regulatory Mix, TMI’s daily blog of 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.

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The Regulatory Mix – Tuesday, September 15, 2015

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The Regulatory Mix

The Regulatory Mix, TMI’s daily blog of 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 Regulatory Bulletin.

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The Regulatory Mix – Monday, July 27, 2015

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The Regulatory Mix, TMI’s daily blog of 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 Regulatory Bulletin.

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