Today Thursday February 26 2015 the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) will hold an Open Commission Meeting. Topics under consideration are Community Broadband – the Commission will “consider a Memorandum Opinion and Order addressing petitions filed by two municipal broadband providers asking that the Commission preempt provisions of state laws in North Carolina and Tennessee that restrict the abilities of communities to provide broadband service”: and Protecting and Promoting the Open Internet – the Commission will “consider a Report and Order on Remand, Declaratory Ruling, and Order that responds to the Verizon court remand and adopts strong open Internet rules, grounded in multiple sources of the Commission’s legal authority, to ensure that Americans reap the economic, social, and civic benefits of an open Internet today and into the future”. The meeting will be webcast live.
What: Open Commission Meeting
Where: Washington DC
When: Thursday February 26 2015 – 10:30am-12:30pm EST | 15:30-17:30 UTC
Live Transcript: https://www.streamtext.net/player?event=FCC_CMR
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