Commission Launches Modernization Of Media Regulation Initiative.

The FCC has initiated a review of its rules applicable to media entities, including television and radio broadcasters, cable operators, and satellite television providers. The objective of this proceeding is to eliminate or modify regulations that are outdated, unnecessary or unduly burdensome. By initiating this review, the Commission takes another step to advance the public interest by reducing unnecessary regulations and undue regulatory burdens that can stand in the way of competition and innovation in media markets.


Public Notice [147 KB PDF]
Statement from Commissioner O'Rielly [61 KB PDF]
Statement from Commissioner Clyburn [69 KB PDF]