National Telecommunications and Information Administration May 2009 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Online Safety and Technology Working Group Meeting
Document Number: E9-11918
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-05-21
Agency: Department of Commerce, National Telecommunications and Information Administration
This notice announces the first public meeting of the Online Safety and Technology Working Group (OSTWG).
Low-Power Television and Translator Upgrade Program: Notice of Availability of Funds
Document Number: E9-10961
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-05-12
Agency: Department of Commerce, National Telecommunications and Information Administration
The National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) publishes this notice to provide the guidelines for the Low- Power Television and Translator Upgrade Program (Upgrade Program) and to announce the availability of approximately $44 million for awards under this program. Upgrade Program funds will be used by eligible low- power television and translator stations to upgrade from analog broadcasting to digital broadcasting. Completed applications for the Priority Round must be received at NTIA no later than 5 p.m., Eastern Daylight Time on July 13, 2009. After August 10, 2009, applications must be received at NTIA by the first business day of each subsequent month as long as funds are available. NTIA will provide updated information on a periodic basis at its website http://www.ntia.doc.gov/ lptv regarding program awards and funds remaining for grants.
Call for Applications for Commerce Spectrum Management Advisory Committee
Document Number: E9-10467
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-05-06
Agency: Department of Commerce, National Telecommunications and Information Administration
The National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) is seeking applications from persons interested in serving on the Department of Commerce's Spectrum Management Advisory Committee (CSMAC) for new two-year terms. The CSMAC provides advice to the Assistant Secretary for Communications and Information and NTIA Administrator on spectrum policy matters.