Federal Communications Commission

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Noun1.Federal Communications Commission - an independent government agency that regulates interstate and international communications by radio and television and wire and cable and satelliteFederal Communications Commission - an independent government agency that regulates interstate and international communications by radio and television and wire and cable and satellite
independent agency - an agency of the United States government that is created by an act of Congress and is independent of the executive departments
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An 11-year veteran of the FCC has been tapped by FCC Chairman Ajit Pai to serve as Deputy Bureau Chief and Chief of Staff of the Wireless Telecommunications Bureau.
The FCC said, "Building on previous infrastructure reforms, the Wireless Telecommunications Bureau signed an agreement to eliminate historic preservation review for small facility deployments across the U.
The FCC paused the clock on its review process July 20 after asking for more information "concerning the size of the efficiencies made possible by the merger as weighed against the potential anti-competitive effects" of the deal, said Rick Kaplan, chief of the FCC's Wireless Telecommunications Bureau, in a letter to the two companies.
During the afternoon session, James Schlichting, deputy chief of the FCC's Wireless Telecommunications Bureau, responded to a range of committee member inquiries regarding the AWS auction, TV white spaces, sunset of analog requirements, migratory birds, cell towers, the upcoming DTV transition and related 700 MHz auction.
In October 2004, the FCC's Wireless Telecommunications Bureau (WTB) launched the Rural Wireless Community VISION Program to advance the deployment of broadband wireless telecommunications across rural America.
This argument found receptive ears at the FCC's Wireless Telecommunications Bureau, notwithstanding educators' rebuttals that they have been providing millions of students with a wealth of instructional services, and their plans to provide interactive wireless educational services once the FCC overhauls the ITFS band plan and technical rules.
As previously reported in NCW, the Federal Communications Commission's Wireless Telecommunications Bureau (WTB) has been conducting an audit of the construction and operational status of Private Land Mobile Radio stations.

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