ReConnect Challenge Process Begins: Are You Prepared to Defend Your Service Area?

March 18, 2022|Categories: e-Lerts|Tags: , |

JSI Encourages All Providers to Determine If Their Service Areas Are Impacted by the Proposed Service Areas in Applications This week, the USDA released three public notices listing 288 applications that have been filed [...]

Important New Developments in National Broadband Mapping

March 4, 2022|Categories: e-Lerts|Tags: , |

Broadband Service Providers Should Get Ready to Upload Data This Summer The Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act (IIJA) directs the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to improve broadband mapping accuracy prior to the disbursement of [...]

FCC Seeks Comments on Rural Health Care Program, Communications Accessibility, and Universal Service Fund

March 3, 2022|Categories: e-Lerts|Tags: , |

Clients have several opportunities to provide feedback and insight to help the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) shape policy and inform upcoming congressional reports. JSI encourages clients to file comments in proceedings relevant to their [...]

FCC Announces Filing Deadline for New Broadband Data Collection and Adds $86 Million to the Emergency Connectivity Fund

February 28, 2022|Categories: e-Lerts|Tags: , |

The FCC recently made two announcements impacting broadband providers’ reporting obligations and participants in the Schools and Libraries program. First, fixed and mobile broadband service providers must submit broadband availability data in the FCC’s [...]

NPAC Annual Continued Qualification Filing Due March 25

February 14, 2022|Categories: e-Lerts|Tags: , , , , |

All service providers that are registered with the Number Portability Administration Center (NPAC) must complete their 2022 Annual Continued Qualification (ACQ) online no later than March 25, 2022. The ACQ submission is an annual attestation [...]

FCC Begins Process to Require Broadband Labels for ISPs

February 9, 2022|Categories: e-Lerts|Tags: , , , |

At its last Open Meeting on January 27, 2022, the FCC proposed to require Internet service providers (ISPs) to display “consumer broadband labels” containing important information about the provider’s services, such as prices, speeds, data [...]

E-Rate Round-Up: Notable Changes for Funding Year 2022 and Beyond

February 4, 2022|Categories: e-Lerts|

Telecommunications carriers that participate in the federal E-Rate program should be aware of several upcoming deadlines and take note of two procedural changes for Funding Year 2022. Companies also should review the FCC’s proposed [...]

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