'Wireless Emergency Alert System' Posts

The Regulatory Mix – Friday, May 28, 2021

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Today’s Regulatory Mix:  FCC Announces Tentative Agenda for June Open Meeting, New Law in Oklahoma Provides Tax Exemption for Broadband Equipment

 

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The Regulatory Mix – Thursday, December 17, 2020

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Today’s Regulatory Mix:  FCC Welcomes Efforts on Wireless Emergency Alert Geo-Targeting, FCC Releases Paper on Positive Impact of Rural Broadband

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FCC Chairman Ajit Pai issued a statement praising the Alliance for Telecommunications Industry Solutions (ATIS), a standards organization, for its efforts to improve the geographic accuracy of Wireless Emergency Alerts.  Read More

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The Regulatory Mix – Tuesday, April 7, 2020

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Today’s Regulatory Mix:  FCC Enhanced Wireless Emergency Alerts Available During COVID-19 Pandemic, FCC Extends E-Rate Program Deadlines , President Issues “Team Telecom” Executive Order

 

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The FCC’s Public Safety and Homeland Security Bureau (PSHSB) reminded authorized alert originators, including state and local governments, that the Wireless Emergency Alert (WEA) system is available as a tool to provide life-saving information to the public during the coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic. Read More

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The Regulatory Mix – Wednesday, February 6, 2019

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House Energy and Commerce Chairman Frank Pallone, Jr. (D-NJ) reintroduced the Stopping Bad Robocalls Act (HR 946).  The bill would direct the FCC to enact strong consumer protections for authorized calls and empower the FCC with strong enforcement tools to reign in robocallers.  The legislation would also ensure that consumers have the ability to stop calls they’d previously authorized and require incoming calls to have authentic caller identification information before they are delivered to customers.  Read More

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The Regulatory Mix – Tuesday, August 28, 2018

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Today:  FCC Issues Reminder of EAS Dates and Deadlines for 2018 Nationwide Test, FCC Releases 2017 Atlantic Hurricane Season Report,  FCC Releases 2017 Atlantic Hurricane Season Report, FTC Raises Fees for Telemarketers to Access its National Do Not Call Registry for 2019  Read More

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The Regulatory Mix – Friday, July 20, 2018

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Today:  US House FCC Transparency Act, FCC Wireless Emergency Alert System Test, FCC Alaska CAF Phase II Challenge Process  Read More

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