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The Regulatory Mix - Monday, June 22, 2020

Posted by Amy Gross

Today's Regulatory Mix: US Congress Bill to Advance Broadband Services, FCC’s Pai Asks Congress Help Consumers Stay Connected After The Keep Americans Connected Pledge Ends, US Congress Moving Forward Act

 

US Cap PA Ave dusk  shutterstockUS Congress Bill to Advance Broadband Services

U.S. Sen. John Thune (R-S.D.) announced  the introduction of the Rural Connectivity Advancement Program (RCAP) Act of 2020 (S.4015), which would capture a portion of the proceeds from spectrum auctions conducted by the FCC through September 30, 2022, for the build out of broadband networks.

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Topics: US Congress, FCC Chairman Ajit Pai, Keep Americans Connected Pledge, RCAP Act of 2020, Rural Connectivity Advancement Program, Moving Forward Act

The Regulatory Mix - Friday May 15, 2020

Posted by Cory Garone

Today's Regulatory Mix: FCC Announces Over 750 Providers Extend Keep Americans Connected Pledge, House Committee Announces Forum with FCC Chairman

FCC Announces Over 750 Providers Extend Keep Americans Connected Pledge

The FCC announced that 774 broadband and telephone providers have taken the Keep Americans Connected Pledge and extended that commitment through June 30.  Ajit_Pai

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Topics: FCC, US House of Representatives, House Communications and Technology Subcommittee, COVID-19, Keep Americans Connected Pledge, forum

The Regulatory Mix - Thursday, March 26, 2020

Posted by Amy Gross

Today's Regulatory Mix: FCC Launches Hospital Robocall Protection Group, Keep Americans Connected Pledge Signees Continues to Grow, FCC Revises Auction Schedules


FCC logo-1FCC Launches Hospital Robocall Protection Group 

The FCC announced the formation of the Hospital Robocall Protection Group, a new federal advisory committee dedicated to combatting robocalls to hospitals. The group will focus on issuing best practices on how phone companies can better combat unlawful robocalls made to hospitals, as well as how hospitals can better protect themselves from such calls. Group was created as a result of the TRACED Act.  

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Topics: Keep Americans Connected Pledge, Hospital Robocall Protection Group, FCC Auction Schedules

The Regulatory Mix - Friday, March 20, 2020

Posted by Amy Gross

Today's Regulatory Mix:  FCC Announces More Companies Signed on to the Keep Americans Connected Pledge, FCC Issues Consumer Advisory On COVID-19 Scams, FCC Guidance On Non-US Banks Letters of Credit 

 

FCC entrance shutterstock-1FCC Announces More Companies Signed on to the Keep Americans Connected Pledge 

 

The FCC announced that 205 additional broadband and phone service providers have taken the Keep Americans Connected Pledge, bringing the total number of companies to 390. By taking the Pledge, each of these companies has committed for the next 60 days to (1) not terminate service to any residential or small business customers because of their inability to pay their bills due to the disruptions caused by the coronavirus pandemic;

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Topics: USAC, Rural Digital Opportunity Fund, Keep Americans Connected Pledge

The Regulatory Mix - Tuesday, March 17, 2020

Posted by Amy Gross

Today's Regulatory Mix:  FCC Announces More Companies Signed on to the Keep Americans Connected Pledge, FCC Rural Health Care Funding to Help With COVID-19, FCC Releases Form 477 Data 

 

FCC front view-1FCC Announces More Companies Signed on to the Keep Americans Connected Pledge 

The FCC announced that 116 more broadband and telephone service providers have taken his Keep Americans Connected Pledge.  This means that 185 companies in total have now taken the Pledge.

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Topics: fcc form 477 data, FCC Rural Health Care Program, COVID-19, Keep Americans Connected Pledge

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The Regulatory Mix - Monday, June 22, 2020

Posted by Amy Gross

Today's Regulatory Mix: US Congress Bill to Advance Broadband Services, FCC’s Pai Asks Congress Help Consumers Stay Connected After The Keep Americans Connected Pledge Ends, US Congress Moving Forward Act

 

US Cap PA Ave dusk  shutterstockUS Congress Bill to Advance Broadband Services

U.S. Sen. John Thune (R-S.D.) announced  the introduction of the Rural Connectivity Advancement Program (RCAP) Act of 2020 (S.4015), which would capture a portion of the proceeds from spectrum auctions conducted by the FCC through September 30, 2022, for the build out of broadband networks.

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Topics: US Congress, FCC Chairman Ajit Pai, Keep Americans Connected Pledge, RCAP Act of 2020, Rural Connectivity Advancement Program, Moving Forward Act

The Regulatory Mix - Friday May 15, 2020

Posted by Cory Garone

Today's Regulatory Mix: FCC Announces Over 750 Providers Extend Keep Americans Connected Pledge, House Committee Announces Forum with FCC Chairman

FCC Announces Over 750 Providers Extend Keep Americans Connected Pledge

The FCC announced that 774 broadband and telephone providers have taken the Keep Americans Connected Pledge and extended that commitment through June 30.  Ajit_Pai

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Topics: FCC, US House of Representatives, House Communications and Technology Subcommittee, COVID-19, Keep Americans Connected Pledge, forum

The Regulatory Mix - Thursday, March 26, 2020

Posted by Amy Gross

Today's Regulatory Mix: FCC Launches Hospital Robocall Protection Group, Keep Americans Connected Pledge Signees Continues to Grow, FCC Revises Auction Schedules


FCC logo-1FCC Launches Hospital Robocall Protection Group 

The FCC announced the formation of the Hospital Robocall Protection Group, a new federal advisory committee dedicated to combatting robocalls to hospitals. The group will focus on issuing best practices on how phone companies can better combat unlawful robocalls made to hospitals, as well as how hospitals can better protect themselves from such calls. Group was created as a result of the TRACED Act.  

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Topics: Keep Americans Connected Pledge, Hospital Robocall Protection Group, FCC Auction Schedules

The Regulatory Mix - Friday, March 20, 2020

Posted by Amy Gross

Today's Regulatory Mix:  FCC Announces More Companies Signed on to the Keep Americans Connected Pledge, FCC Issues Consumer Advisory On COVID-19 Scams, FCC Guidance On Non-US Banks Letters of Credit 

 

FCC entrance shutterstock-1FCC Announces More Companies Signed on to the Keep Americans Connected Pledge 

 

The FCC announced that 205 additional broadband and phone service providers have taken the Keep Americans Connected Pledge, bringing the total number of companies to 390. By taking the Pledge, each of these companies has committed for the next 60 days to (1) not terminate service to any residential or small business customers because of their inability to pay their bills due to the disruptions caused by the coronavirus pandemic;

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Topics: USAC, Rural Digital Opportunity Fund, Keep Americans Connected Pledge

The Regulatory Mix - Tuesday, March 17, 2020

Posted by Amy Gross

Today's Regulatory Mix:  FCC Announces More Companies Signed on to the Keep Americans Connected Pledge, FCC Rural Health Care Funding to Help With COVID-19, FCC Releases Form 477 Data 

 

FCC front view-1FCC Announces More Companies Signed on to the Keep Americans Connected Pledge 

The FCC announced that 116 more broadband and telephone service providers have taken his Keep Americans Connected Pledge.  This means that 185 companies in total have now taken the Pledge.

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Topics: fcc form 477 data, FCC Rural Health Care Program, COVID-19, Keep Americans Connected Pledge

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