Open Commission Meeting, Thursday, February 23, 2017, 11912-11913 [2017-03756]

Download as PDF 11912 Federal Register / Vol. 82, No. 37 / Monday, February 27, 2017 / Notices The agency must receive comments on or before April 28, 2017. ADDRESSES: Federal Communications Commission, 445 Twelfth Street SW., Washington, DC 20554. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Tung Bui, 202–418–2700. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The full text of these applications is available for inspection and copying during normal business hours in the Commission’s Reference Center, 445 12th Street SW., Washington, DC 20554 or electronically DATES: Item No. via the Media Bureau’s Consolidated Data Base System, http:// licensing.fcc.gov/prod/cdbs/pubacc/ prod/cdbs_pa.htm. Federal Communications Commission. James D. Bradshaw, Deputy Chief, Audio Division, Media Bureau. [FR Doc. 2017–03808 Filed 2–24–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6712–01–P Bureau Wireless Telecommunications Wireline Competition. 2 ................... Wireline Competition ................................. 3 ................... Media and Office of Engineering & Technology. 4 ................... Media ......................................................... 5 ................... Consumer & Governmental Affairs ........... 6 ................... Wireline Competiton .................................. * * * * and Consent Agenda mstockstill on DSK3G9T082PROD with NOTICES Media ......................................................... The meeting site is fully accessible to people using wheelchairs or other mobility aids. Sign language VerDate Sep<11>2014 20:23 Feb 24, 2017 Jkt 241001 February 16, 2017. The Federal Communications Commission will hold an Open Meeting on the subjects listed below on Thursday, February 23, 2017 which is scheduled to commence at 10:30 a.m. in Room TW–C305, at 445 12th Street SW., Washington, DC. Title: Connect America Fund (WC Docket No. 10–90); A National Broadband Plan for Our Future (GN Docket No. 09–51); Establishing Just and Reasonable Rates for Local Exchange Carriers (WC Docket No. 07–135); High-Cost Universal Service Support (WC Docket No. 05–337); Developing an Unified Intercarrier Compensation Regime (CC Docket No. 01–92); Federal State Joint Board on Universal Service (CC Docket No. 96–45); Lifeline and Link-Up (WC Docket No. 03– 109); Universal Service Reform—Mobility Fund (WT Docket No. 10–208). Summary: The Commission will consider a Report and Order adopting rules to provide ongoing support targeted to preserve and advance high-speed mobile broadband and voice service in high-cost areas that the marketplace does not otherwise serve. Title: Connect America Fund (WC Docket No. 10–90); ETC Annual Reports and Certifications (WC Docket No. 14–58). Summary: The Commission will consider a Report and Order and Order on Reconsideration that (1) resolves a number of issues raised in the Phase II Auction Order FNPRM, including the adoption of weights to compare bids among service performance and latency tiers, and (2) considers several petitions for reconsideration for decisions made in the Phase II Auction Order. Title: Authorizing Permissive Use of the ‘‘Next Generation’’ Broadcast Television Standard (GN Docket No. 16–142). Summary: The Commission will consider a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking that proposes to let television broadcasters use the ‘‘Next Generation’’ broadcast television transmission standard associated with recent work of the Advanced Television Systems Committee (ATSC 3.0) on a voluntary, market-driven basis. Title: Revitalization of the AM Radio Service (MB Docket No. 13–249). Summary: The Commission will consider a Second Report and Order that would relax the siting rule for an FM fill-in translator rebroadcasting an AM broadcast station. Title: Small Business Exemption From Open Internet Enhanced Transparency Requirements (GN Docket No. 14–28). Summary: The Commission will consider an Order granting a five-year waiver to broadband Internet access service providers with 250,000 or fewer broadband connections from the enhanced reporting requirements adopted in the 2015 Title II Order. Title: Comprehensive Review of the Part 32 Uniform System of Accounts (WC Docket No. 14–130). Summary: The Commission will consider a Report and Order that would streamline and eliminate outdated accounting rules no longer needed to fulfill the Commission’s statutory or regulatory duties. The Commission will consider the following subjects listed below as a 1 ................... Open Commission Meeting, Thursday, February 23, 2017 Subject 1 ................... * FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION Title: Delta Radio Network, LLC, Application for Minor Modification of Licensed Facilities of WNLA(AM), Indianola, MS. Summary: The Commission will consider a Memorandum Opinion and Order concerning an Application for Review filed by Delta Radio Network regarding the dismissal of a modification application. interpreters, open captioning, and assistive listening devices will be provided on site. Other reasonable PO 00000 consent agenda and these items will not be presented individually: Frm 00022 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 accommodations for people with disabilities are available upon request. In your request, include a description of E:\FR\FM\27FEN1.SGM 27FEN1 Federal Register / Vol. 82, No. 37 / Monday, February 27, 2017 / Notices the accommodation you will need and a way we can contact you if we need more information. Last minute requests will be accepted, but may be impossible to fill. Send an email to: fcc504@fcc.gov or call the Consumer & Governmental Affairs Bureau at 202–418–0530 (voice), 202–418–0432 (TTY). Additional information concerning this meeting may be obtained from the Office of Media Relations, (202) 418– 0500; TTY 1–888–835–5322. Audio/ Video coverage of the meeting will be broadcast live with open captioning over the Internet from the FCC Live Web page at www.fcc.gov/live. For a fee this meeting can be viewed live over George Mason University’s Capitol Connection. The Capitol Connection also will carry the meeting live via the Internet. To purchase these services, call (703) 993–3100 or go to www.capitolconnection.gmu.edu. Federal Communications Commission. Marlene H. Dortch, Secretary. [FR Doc. 2017–03756 Filed 2–24–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6712–01–P FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION [OMB 3060–0717] Information Collection Being Submitted for Review and Approval to the Office of Management and Budget Federal Communications Commission. ACTION: Notice and request for comments. AGENCY: As part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork burdens, and as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC or the Commission) invites the general public and other Federal agencies to take this opportunity to comment on the following information collection. Comments are requested concerning: Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the Commission, including whether the information shall have practical utility; the accuracy of the Commission’s burden estimate; ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information collected; ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on the respondents, including the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology; and ways to further reduce the information mstockstill on DSK3G9T082PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 20:23 Feb 24, 2017 Jkt 241001 collection burden on small business concerns with fewer than 25 employees. The Commission may not conduct or sponsor a collection of information unless it displays a currently valid Office of Management and Budget (OMB) control number. No person shall be subject to any penalty for failing to comply with a collection of information subject to the PRA that does not display a valid OMB control number. DATES: Written comments should be submitted on or before March 29, 2017. If you anticipate that you will be submitting comments, but find it difficult to do so within the period of time allowed by this notice, you should advise the contacts listed below as soon as possible. ADDRESSES: Direct all PRA comments to Nicholas A. Fraser, OMB, via email Nicholas_A._Fraser@omb.eop.gov; and to Cathy Williams, FCC, via email PRA@fcc.gov and to Cathy.Williams@fcc.gov. Include in the comments the OMB control number as shown in the SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION below. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: For additional information or copies of the information collection, contact Cathy Williams at (202) 418–2918. To view a copy of this information collection request (ICR) submitted to OMB: (1) Go to the Web page http://www.reginfo.gov/ public/do/PRAMain, (2) look for the section of the Web page called ‘‘Currently Under Review,’’ (3) click on the downward-pointing arrow in the ‘‘Select Agency’’ box below the ‘‘Currently Under Review’’ heading, (4) select ‘‘Federal Communications Commission’’ from the list of agencies presented in the ‘‘Select Agency’’ box, (5) click the ‘‘Submit’’ button to the right of the ‘‘Select Agency’’ box, (6) when the list of FCC ICRs currently under review appears, look for the OMB control number of this ICR and then click on the ICR Reference Number. A copy of the FCC submission to OMB will be displayed. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: As part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork burdens, and as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995 (44 U.S.C. 3501–3520), the Federal Communications Commission (FCC or the Commission) invites the general public and other Federal agencies to take this opportunity to comment on the following information collection. Comments are requested concerning: Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the Commission, including whether the information shall have practical utility; PO 00000 Frm 00023 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 11913 the accuracy of the Commission’s burden estimate; ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information collected; ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on the respondents, including the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology; and ways to further reduce the information collection burden on small business concerns with fewer than 25 employees. OMB Control Number: 3060–0717. Title: Billed Party Preference for InterLATA 0+ Calls, CC Docket No. 92– 77, 47 CFR Sections 64.703(a), 64.709, 64.710. Form Number: N/A. Type of Review: Extension of a currently approved collection. Respondents: Business or other forprofit entities. Number of Respondents and Responses: 1,418 respondents; 11,250,150 responses. Estimated Time per Response: 1 minute (.017 hours)–50 hours. Frequency of Response: Annual and on-occasion reporting requirements. Obligation to Respond: Required to obtain or retain benefits. The statutory authority for this information collection is found at 47 U.S.C. 226, Telephone Operator Services, Public Law 101–435, 104 Stat. 986, codified at 47 CFR 64.703(a) Consumer Information, 64.709 Informational Tariffs, and 64.710 Operator Services for Prison Inmate Phones. Total Annual Burden: 205,023 hours. Total Annual Cost: $138,750. Nature and Extent of Confidentiality: An assurance of confidentiality is not offered because this information collection does not require the collection of personally identifiable information from individuals. Privacy Impact Assessment: No impact(s). Needs and Uses: The information collection requirements contained in 47 CFR 64.703(a), Operator Service Providers (OSPs) are required to disclose, audibly and distinctly to the consumer, at no charge and before connecting any interstate call, how to obtain rate quotations, including any applicable surcharges. 47 CFR 64.710 imposes similar requirements on OSPs to inmates at correctional institutions. 47 CFR 64.709 codifies the requirements for OSPs to file informational tariffs with the Commission. These rules help to ensure that consumers receive information necessary to determine what the charges associated with an OSP-assisted call will be, thereby enhancing informed consumer choice in the operator services marketplace. E:\FR\FM\27FEN1.SGM 27FEN1

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[Federal Register Volume 82, Number 37 (Monday, February 27, 2017)]
[Notices]
[Pages 11912-11913]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2017-03756]


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FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION


Open Commission Meeting, Thursday, February 23, 2017

February 16, 2017.
    The Federal Communications Commission will hold an Open Meeting on 
the subjects listed below on Thursday, February 23, 2017 which is 
scheduled to commence at 10:30 a.m. in Room TW-C305, at 445 12th Street 
SW., Washington, DC.

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       Item No.                 Bureau                  Subject
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1.....................  Wireless               Title: Connect America
                         Telecommunications     Fund (WC Docket No. 10-
                         and Wireline           90); A National
                         Competition.           Broadband Plan for Our
                                                Future (GN Docket No. 09-
                                                51); Establishing Just
                                                and Reasonable Rates for
                                                Local Exchange Carriers
                                                (WC Docket No. 07-135);
                                                High-Cost Universal
                                                Service Support (WC
                                                Docket No. 05-337);
                                                Developing an Unified
                                                Intercarrier
                                                Compensation Regime (CC
                                                Docket No. 01-92);
                                                Federal State Joint
                                                Board on Universal
                                                Service (CC Docket No.
                                                96-45); Lifeline and
                                                Link-Up (WC Docket No.
                                                03-109); Universal
                                                Service Reform--Mobility
                                                Fund (WT Docket No. 10-
                                                208).
                                               Summary: The Commission
                                                will consider a Report
                                                and Order adopting rules
                                                to provide ongoing
                                                support targeted to
                                                preserve and advance
                                                high-speed mobile
                                                broadband and voice
                                                service in high-cost
                                                areas that the
                                                marketplace does not
                                                otherwise serve.
2.....................  Wireline Competition.  Title: Connect America
                                                Fund (WC Docket No. 10-
                                                90); ETC Annual Reports
                                                and Certifications (WC
                                                Docket No. 14-58).
                                               Summary: The Commission
                                                will consider a Report
                                                and Order and Order on
                                                Reconsideration that (1)
                                                resolves a number of
                                                issues raised in the
                                                Phase II Auction Order
                                                FNPRM, including the
                                                adoption of weights to
                                                compare bids among
                                                service performance and
                                                latency tiers, and (2)
                                                considers several
                                                petitions for
                                                reconsideration for
                                                decisions made in the
                                                Phase II Auction Order.
3.....................  Media and Office of    Title: Authorizing
                         Engineering &          Permissive Use of the
                         Technology.            ``Next Generation''
                                                Broadcast Television
                                                Standard (GN Docket No.
                                                16-142).
                                               Summary: The Commission
                                                will consider a Notice
                                                of Proposed Rulemaking
                                                that proposes to let
                                                television broadcasters
                                                use the ``Next
                                                Generation'' broadcast
                                                television transmission
                                                standard associated with
                                                recent work of the
                                                Advanced Television
                                                Systems Committee (ATSC
                                                3.0) on a voluntary,
                                                market-driven basis.
4.....................  Media................  Title: Revitalization of
                                                the AM Radio Service (MB
                                                Docket No. 13-249).
                                               Summary: The Commission
                                                will consider a Second
                                                Report and Order that
                                                would relax the siting
                                                rule for an FM fill-in
                                                translator
                                                rebroadcasting an AM
                                                broadcast station.
5.....................  Consumer &             Title: Small Business
                         Governmental Affairs.  Exemption From Open
                                                Internet Enhanced
                                                Transparency
                                                Requirements (GN Docket
                                                No. 14-28).
                                               Summary: The Commission
                                                will consider an Order
                                                granting a five-year
                                                waiver to broadband
                                                Internet access service
                                                providers with 250,000
                                                or fewer broadband
                                                connections from the
                                                enhanced reporting
                                                requirements adopted in
                                                the 2015 Title II Order.
6.....................  Wireline Competiton..  Title: Comprehensive
                                                Review of the Part 32
                                                Uniform System of
                                                Accounts (WC Docket No.
                                                14-130).
                                               Summary: The Commission
                                                will consider a Report
                                                and Order that would
                                                streamline and eliminate
                                                outdated accounting
                                                rules no longer needed
                                                to fulfill the
                                                Commission's statutory
                                                or regulatory duties.
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Consent Agenda

    The Commission will consider the following subjects listed below as 
a consent agenda and these items will not be presented individually:

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1.....................  Media................  Title: Delta Radio
                                                Network, LLC,
                                                Application for Minor
                                                Modification of Licensed
                                                Facilities of WNLA(AM),
                                                Indianola, MS.
                                               Summary: The Commission
                                                will consider a
                                                Memorandum Opinion and
                                                Order concerning an
                                                Application for Review
                                                filed by Delta Radio
                                                Network regarding the
                                                dismissal of a
                                                modification
                                                application.
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    The meeting site is fully accessible to people using wheelchairs or 
other mobility aids. Sign language interpreters, open captioning, and 
assistive listening devices will be provided on site. Other reasonable 
accommodations for people with disabilities are available upon request. 
In your request, include a description of

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the accommodation you will need and a way we can contact you if we need 
more information. Last minute requests will be accepted, but may be 
impossible to fill. Send an email to: fcc504@fcc.gov or call the 
Consumer & Governmental Affairs Bureau at 202-418-0530 (voice), 202-
418-0432 (TTY).
    Additional information concerning this meeting may be obtained from 
the Office of Media Relations, (202) 418-0500; TTY 1-888-835-5322. 
Audio/Video coverage of the meeting will be broadcast live with open 
captioning over the Internet from the FCC Live Web page at www.fcc.gov/live.
    For a fee this meeting can be viewed live over George Mason 
University's Capitol Connection. The Capitol Connection also will carry 
the meeting live via the Internet. To purchase these services, call 
(703) 993-3100 or go to www.capitolconnection.gmu.edu.

Federal Communications Commission.
Marlene H. Dortch,
Secretary.
[FR Doc. 2017-03756 Filed 2-24-17; 8:45 am]
 BILLING CODE 6712-01-P