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2017 Federal Register Index

In 2017, the Federal Communications Commission published 514 documents.


Document Type Documents Published Subjects Covered
Rule 110 85
Proposed Rule 77 52
Notice 327 30
2017 Federal Register Index

This index provides descriptive entries and Federal Register page numbers for documents published by Federal Communications Commission in the daily Federal Register. It includes entries, with select metadata for all documents published in the 2017 calendar year.

Rules

2014 Quadrennial Regulatory Review 1

Accelerating Wireless Broadband Deployment by Removing Barriers to Infrastructure Investment 1

Accelerating Wireline Broadband Deployment by Removing Barriers to Infrastructure Investment 1

Amendment of Commission's Rules with Regard to Commercial Operations in 3550-3650 MHz Band 1

Amendment of the Commission’s Rules to Accommodate 30 Megahertz Channels in the 6525-6875 MHz Band; and to Provide for Conditional Authorization on Additional Channels in the 21.8-22.0 GHz and 23.0-23.2 GHz Band 1

Ancillary Terrestrial Component of Mobile Satellite Service Systems; Amendments:

Annual Adjustment of Civil Monetary Penalties to Reflect Inflation 1

Assessment and Collection of Regulatory Fees for Fiscal Year 2017 1

Authorization of Radiofrequency Equipment 1

Business Data Services in an Internet Protocol Environment:

Business Data Services in an Internet Protocol Environment; Technology Transitions; Special Access for Price Cap Local Exchange Carriers; etc. 1

Calling Number Identification Service -- Caller ID 1

Cellular Service, Including Changes in Licensing of Unserved Area 2

Channel Sharing 2

Closed Captioning of Video Programming:

Commercial Operations:

3550-3650 MHz Band 1

Comprehensive Review of the Uniform System of Accounts, Jurisdictional Separations and Referral to the Federal-State Joint Board 1

Comprehensive Reviews:

Connect America Fund 1

Connect America Fund:

ETC Annual Reports and Certifications 2
ETC Annual Reports and Certifications, Developing Unified Intercarrier Compensation Regime 1
ETC Annual Reports and Certifications, Developing Unified Intercarrier Compensation Regime; Correction 1
ETC Annual Reports and Certifications, Developing a Unified Intercarrier Compensation Regime 1
Universal Service Reform - Mobility Fund 3

Declaratory Ruling that Cable Operators May Provide Notice by E-mail 1

Disruptions to Communications 1

Elimination of Main Studio Rule 3

Enabling Railroad Police Officers to Access Public Safety Interoperability and Mutual Aid Channels 1

Establishment of Policies and Service Rules for Broadcasting-Satellite Service at 17.3-17.8 GHz and 24.75- 25.25 GHz Frequency Bands for Feeder Links to Broadcasting-Satellite Service and for Satellite Services Operating Bi-Directionally 1

Expanding the Economic and Innovation Opportunities of Spectrum through Incentive Auctions 1

Filing Instructions for Cross-Service FM Translator Auction Filing Window for AM Broadcasters to be Open July 26 - August 2, 2017; Freeze on FM Translator and Low-Power FM Station Minor Change Applications and FM Booster Applications July 19 - August 2, 2 1

First Amendment to Collocation Agreement 1

Freedom of Information Act Improvement Act Implementation Order 1

Implementation of Transmitter Identification Requirements for Video Uplink Transmissions 1

Improving Public Safety Communications in the 800 MHz Band 1

Incentive Auction Task Force and Media Bureau Adopt a Post-Incentive Auction Transition Scheduling Plan 1

Incentive Auction Task Force and Media Bureau Finalize Catalog of Reimbursement Expenses 1

Jurisdictional Separations and Referral to the Federal-State Joint Board 1

Jurisdictional Separations and Referral to the Federal-State Joint Board; Correction 1

List of Office of Management and Budget Approved Information Collection Requirements 1

Marine Radio Equipment and Related Matters 1

Modernizing Common Carrier Rules 1

National Television Multiple Ownership Rule 1

Noncommercial Educational Station Fundraising for Third-Party Non-Profit Organizations 1

Noncommercial Educational Station Fundraising:

Third-Party Non-Profit Organizations 1

Paper Filings and Collecting Application and Regulatory Fees; Procedures 1

Permitting Radar Services in 76-81 GHz Band 1

Permitting Radar Services:

76-81 GHz Band 1

Personal Radio Service Reform 1

Procedures for Commission Review of State Opt-Out Request from FirstNet Radio Access Network 1

Procedures for Commission Review of State Opt-Out Request from the FirstNet Radio Access Network 1

Promoting Diversification of Ownership in the Broadcasting Services 2

Promoting Diversification of Ownership in the Broadcasting Services; Correction 1

Promoting Spectrum Access for Wireless Microphone Operations 1

Promoting Technological Solutions to Combat Contraband Wireless Device Use in Correctional Facilities 1

Promoting Technological Solutions to Combat Contraband Wireless Devices in Correctional Facilities 1

Protecting the Privacy of Customers of Broadband and Other Telecommunications Services 1

Public Inspection File Requirements:

Public Inspection File Requirements; Revisions:

Broadcaster Correspondence File and Cable Principal Headend Location 2

Radio Broadcasting Services:

Mullin, TX 1
Red Lake, Minnesota 1
Roma and San Isidro, TX 1

Radio Broadcasting Services; Various Locations 1

Rate-of Return Reform 1

Rates for Interstate Inmate Calling Services 1

Rates for Interstate Inmate Calling Services; Correction 1

Relay Services for Deaf-Blind Individuals 1

Reporting Requirements for U.S. Providers of International Services; 2016 Biennial Review of Telecommunications Regulations 1

Review of Foreign Ownership Policies for Broadcast, Common Carrier and Aeronautical Radio Licensees 3

Revitalization of AM Radio Service 2

Revitalization of the AM Radio Service 1

Rural Call Completion Recordkeeping and Reporting Requirements; Correction 1

Rural Health Care Support Mechanism 1

Schools and Libraries Universal Service Support Mechanism 1

Spectrum Manager Leasing Arrangements; Correction 1

Structure and Practices of Video Relay Services Program 4

Structure and Practices of the Video Relay Services Program 1

Sunset Order; Access Charge Reform; Business Data Services 1

Technology Transitions:

Television Broadcasting Services:

Anchorage, AK 2

Transition Progress Report Form and Filing Requirements for Stations Eligible for Reimbursement from TV Broadcast Relocation Fund 1

Transition Progress Report Form and Filing Requirements for Stations Not Eligible for Reimbursement from the TV Broadcast Relocation Fund 1

Transition from TTY to Real-Time Text Technology 1

Uniform License Renewal, Discontinuance of Operation, and Geographic Partitioning and Spectrum Disaggregation Rules and Policies for Certain Wireless Radio Services 1

Updates Concerning Non-Geostationary, Fixed-Satellite Service Systems and Related Matters 1

Updating Competitive Bidding Rules 1

Use of Spectrum Bands above 24 GHz for Mobile Radio Services 1

Video Description:

WRC-12 Implementation Report and Order 2

WRC-12 Implementation Report and Order; Corrections 1

Wireless Emergency Alerts:

Emergency Alert System 1

Proposed Rules

1998 Biennial Regulatory Review – Review of Accounts Settlement in the Maritime Mobile and Maritime Mobile-Satellite Radio Services 1

Accelerating Wireline Broadband Deployment by Removing Barriers to Infrastructure Investment 3

Actions to Accelerate Adoption and Accessibility of Broadband-Enabled Health Care Solutions and Advanced Technologies 1

Advanced Methods to Target and Eliminate Unlawful Robocalls 1

Assessment and Collection of Regulatory Fees for Fiscal Year 2017 2

Authorizing Permissive Use of the "Next Generation" Broadcast Television Standard 1

Authorizing Permissive Use of the “Next Generation” Broadcast Television Standard 1

Blue Alert Emergency Alert System Event Code 1

Calling Number Identification Service - Caller ID 1

Connect America Fund 2

Connect America Fund:

Competitive Bidding Procedures and Certain Program Requirements for the Phase II Auction (Auction 903) 1
Universal Service Reform - Mobility Fund 1
Universal Service Reform – Mobility Fund 2

Elimination of Main Studio Rule 1

Filing of Transition Progress Reports by Stations that are Not Eligible for Reimbursement from the TV Broadcast Relocation Fund 1

Jurisdictional Separations and Referrals to Federal-State Joint Board 1

Maintenance of Copies of FCC Rules 1

Modernization of Media Regulation Initiative:

Data Collection 1

Modernization of Payphone Compensation Rules; Implementation of Pay Telephone Reclassification and Compensation Provisions of Telecommunications Act:

2016 Biennial Review of Telecommunications Regulations 1

Modernizing FCC Data Program 1

Nationwide Number Portability:

Numbering Policies for Modern Communications 1

Non-Geostationary, Fixed-Satellite Service Systems and Related Matters 1

Parties Asked to Refresh Record on Intercarrier Compensation Reform Related to Network Edge, Tandem Switching and Transport, and Transit 1

Petition for Clarification, or in Alternative Reconsideration of Action in Rulemaking Proceeding 1

Petition for Partial Reconsideration, or in the Alternative, Suspension of Action in Rulemaking Proceeding 1

Petitions for Partial Reconsideration, or in Alternative, Suspension of Action in Rulemaking Proceeding 1

Petitions for Reconsideration and/or Clarification of Action in Rulemaking Proceeding 1

Petitions for Reconsideration of Action in Rulemaking Proceeding 14

Petitions for Reconsideration of Action in Rulemaking Proceeding; Correction 2

Possible Revision or Elimination of Rules 1

Procedural Rules Governing Formal Complaint Proceedings 1

Promoting Investment in 3500-3700 MHz Band 1

Promoting Spectrum Access for Wireless Microphone Operations 1

Promoting Technological Solutions to Combat Contraband Wireless Device Use in Correctional Facilities 1

Protecting Consumers from Unauthorized Carrier Changes and Related Unauthorized Charges 1

Radio Broadcasting Services:

Cora, WY 1
Fort Walton Beach, FL 1
Gaylord, MI 1

Reform of Rules Governing the Cellular Service and Other Public Mobile Services 1

Regulatory Agenda

Semiannual Regulatory Agenda 1

Reporting Requirements for U.S. Providers of International Services; 2016 Biennial Review of Telecommunications Regulations 1

Restoring Internet Freedom 1

Revisions to Reporting Requirements Governing Hearing Aid-Compatible Mobile Handsets 1

Rural Call Completion 1

Satellite Earth Stations Mounted on Vessels, Vehicles and Aircraft 1

Service Rules for 698-746, 747-762, and 777-792 MHz Bands 1

Service Rules for the 698-746, 747-762, and 777-792 MHz Bands; Correction 1

Structure and Practices of Video Relay Services Program 2

Submission of Form Used to Report TV Stations' Ancillary or Supplementary Services 1

Television Broadcasting Services:

Anchorage, AK 1
Augusta, GA 1

Toll Free Assignment Modernization; Toll Free Service Access Codes 1

Transition from Text Telephony to Real-Time Text Technology 1

Uniform License Renewal, Discontinuance of Operation, and Geographic Partitioning and Spectrum Disaggregation Rules and Policies for Certain Wireless Radio Services 1

Updates Concerning Non-Geostationary, Fixed-Satellite Service System and Related Matters 1

Updates Concerning Non-Geostationary, Fixed-Satellite Service Systems and Related Matters 1

Virtual Listening Sessions on Broadband Health Divide 1

Notices

Accelerating Wireline Broadband Deployment by Removing Barriers to Infrastructure Investment 1

Acumen Communications 1

Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals 253

Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals:

High-Cost Universal Service Support; Correction 1

Change in Filing Location for Commercial Overnight Documents FCC Warehouse Address Change 1

Committee Establishments:

Broadband Deployment Advisory Committee 1
Federal Advisory Committee, Diversity and Digital Empowerment 1

Fifth Generation Wireless Network and Device Security 1

Filing Instructions:

Freeze on Filing of Applications for Digital Companion Channels 1

Guidance:

Incentive Auction Task Force and Media Bureau Announce Procedures for Post-Incentive Auction Broadcast Transition 1

Incentive Auction Task Force and Media Bureau Announce the Initial Reimbursement Allocation for Eligible Broadcasters and Multichannel Video Programming Distributors 1

Information Concerning the Assignment Phase of the Forward Auction (Auction 1002), Including the Schedule for Practice and Mock Auctions 1

Meetings 4

Meetings:

Advisory Committee, Diversity and Digital Empowerment 1
Broadband Deployment Advisory Committee 4
Communications Security, Reliability, and Interoperability Council 5
Consumer Advisory Committee 2
Disability Advisory Committee 3
Federal Advisory Committee Act; Technological Advisory Council 1
Fourth Meeting of World Radiocommunication Conference Advisory Committee 1
North American Numbering Council 3
Open Commission 7
Sunshine Act 5
Technological Advisory Council 2
World Radiocommunication Conference Advisory Committee 1

Opening of First Priority Filing Window for Eligible Full Power and Class A Television Stations 1

Opening of First Priority Filing Window for Eligible Full Power and Class A Television Stations; Deadline Extension 1

Opening of Second Filing Window for Eligible Full Power and Class A Television Stations. 1

Privacy Act; Matching Programs 3

Privacy Act; Systems of Records 2

Procedures for Commission Review of State Opt-Out Request from the FirstNet Radio Access Network 1

Procedures for Submitting Financial Information Required for the Disbursement of Incentive Payments and Reimbursement Payments After the Incentive Auction Closes 1

Radio Broadcasting Services:

AM or FM Proposals To Change The Community of License 2
AM or FM Proposals to Change Community of License 1
AM or FM Proposals to Change the Community of License 2

Release of Version 2.1 of TVSTUDY:

Senior Executive Service Performance Review Board 1

Temporary Lift of Filing Freeze on Full Power and Class A Minor Modification Applications that Expand Station's Contour 1

Termination of Dormant Proceedings 1

Tools Available to Displaced Low Power Television and TV Translator Stations 1

Wireless Telecommunications Bureau Seeks to Update the Record in the Wireless Radio Services Reform Proceeding 1

Wireline Competition Bureau, E-Rate Inflation-Based Cap for Funding Year 2017 1