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The Regulatory Mix - Monday, June 10, 2019

Posted by Amy Gross

FCC front doors angle-1FCC Authorizes Connect America Fund Phase II Auction Support for 856 Winning Bids

The FCC announced that it has authorized $166.8 million in funding to expand broadband over the next decade to unserved rural homes and businesses in 22 states, representing the second wave of support from last year’s successful Connect America Fund (CAF) Phase II auction. Providers will begin receiving funding this month.

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Topics: rural broadband, broadband, FCC Chairman Ajit Pai, CAF Phase II Auction Support

The Regulatory Mix - Monday, May 20, 2019

Posted by Cory Garone

AR State Capitol buildingArkansas State Broadband Plan Released

The Governor of Arkansas released a the Arkansas State Broadband Plan, which sets a goal to deploy high-speed broadband to all Arkansas communities with more than 500 residents by 2022. The high-speed broadband would have a rate of 25 megabits per second for download and 3 megabits per second for upload. 

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Topics: rural broadband, broadband, Arkansas State Broadband Plan, Data Collection for Broadband

The Regulatory Mix - Thursday, February 28, 2019

Posted by Cory Garone

US CapitolFederal Blockchain Legislation Introduced 

Congresswoman Doris Matsui (D-CA) and Congressman Brett Guthrie (R-KY), both members of the House Energy and Commerce Consumer Protection and Commerce Subcommittee, and Senator Todd Young and Senator Ed Markey, members of the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation announced the introduction of the Blockchain Promotion Act of 2019 (HR 1361 and S 553). 

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Topics: rural broadband, U.S. House Energy and Commerce Committee, Indiana Broadband Grant Program, Consumer Protection and Commerce Subcommittee, Blockchain Promotion Act of 2019

The Regulatory Mix - Thursday, December 13, 2018

Posted by Amy Gross

Today:  FCC Rural Broadband, FCC Office of Economics and Analytics  

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Topics: Connect America Fund, rural broadband, CAF, ACAM, Alternative Connect America Cost Model, rate-of-return carriers, FCC Chairman Ajit Pai, FCC Office of Economics and Analytics, OEA, Tribal Broadband Factor

The Regulatory Mix - Tuesday, August 7, 2018

Posted by Amy Gross

Today:  Oklahoma OUSF, VoIP and Broadband, Pennsylvania Competition Rulemaking, USDA Rural Broadband Grant Program

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Topics: rural broadband, VoIP, broadband, OUSF, Pennsylvania Competitive Wire Centers, USDA Rural Broadband Grants, Oklahoma High Cost Fund, HCF

The Regulatory Mix - Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Posted by Amy Gross

Today:  US House Hearing on Rural Broadband, US Senate Seeks Information on Google Data Privacy Policies, FCC Consolidation of NANPA and Pooling Administrator 

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Topics: rural broadband, NANPA, North American Numbering Council, U.S. House Energy and Commerce Committee, Google Data Privacy Policies

The Regulatory Mix - Thursday, June 14, 2018

Posted by Cory Garone

Today:  Winners of the FCC Chairman's Awards for Advancement in Accessibility, FCC Commissioner Carr on Rural Telemedicine  

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Topics: rural broadband, broadband, Telemedicine, telemedicine in rural areas, accessibility and independence for blind, IBM AbilityLab

The Regulatory Mix - Friday, June 1, 2018

Posted by Amy Gross

Today:  FCC Releases Agenda for June Open Meeting, US Congress Bill to Establish FCC Office of Rural Broadband 

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Topics: rural broadband, intercarrier compensation, Wireline Infrastructure Deployment, 8YY Access Charge Reform, FCC Slamming and Cramming Rules, Spectrum Auction for 5G, Text-Enabled Toll-Free Numbers, O3b Market Access, Leased Commercial Access, FCC Open Meeting for June, Eliminate Access Arbitrage, FCC Office of Rural Broadband, S.2959 Legislation, Internet Protocol Captioned Telephone Service, Modernization of Media Regulation Initiative

The Regulatory Mix - Friday, May 18, 2018

Posted by Amy Gross

Today:  FCC Tentative Agenda for June Open Meeting 

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Topics: rural broadband, intercarrier compensation, FCC Enforcement Bureau, Wireline Infrastructure Deployment, 8YY Access Charge Reform, FCC Slamming and Cramming Rules, 5G Connectivity, Text-Enabled Toll-Free Numbers, IP Captioned Telephone Service Reform, O3b Market Access, Leased Commercial Access

The Regulatory Mix - Thursday, April 26, 2018

Posted by Cory Garone

Today:  California Text Messaging Proceeding, Maryland Rural Broadband Legislation 

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Topics: rural broadband, Rural Broadband Assistance Fund, California Text Messaging, Public Purpose Program

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