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The Media Bureau develops, recommends and administers the policy and licensing programs relating to electronic media, including cable television, broadcast television, and radio in the United States and its territories.  The Media Bureau also handles post-licensing matters regarding Direct Broadcast Satellite service.

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Media Bureau Announces LPTV Webinar.
Public Notice: Word | Acrobat

FCC Upholds Grant of Christopher Falletti Application.
MO&O: Word | Acrobat
Pai Statement: Word | Acrobat

Amendment of Parts 73 and 74 of the Commission's Rules.  Extended Reply Comments Due: 2/2/15.
Order: Word | Acrobat

February Incentive Auction Broadcaster Information Sessions Announced.
Public Notice: Word | Acrobat

Commission Adopts Section 621(a)(1) Order on Reconsideration.
Order: Word

Media Bureau Dismisses Second DTV Periodic Petitions As Moot.
Order: Word | Acrobat

Comment Dates Set for MVPD NPRM.  Comment Date: 2/17/15.  Reply Comment Date: 3/2/15.
Public Notice: Word | Acrobat

Nonbroadcast Network Rankings for Video Description Requirements.
Public Notice: Word | Acrobat

Media Bureau Grants Bloomberg's News Neighborhood Waiver Request.
MO&O: Word | Acrobat

Broadcast Station Totals As Of December 31, 2014.
News Release: Acrobat

Amendment of Section 76.1506 of the Commission's Rules.
Order: Word | Acrobat

FCC Identifies 96 LPFM Tentative Selectees.
Publice Notice: Word | Acrobat
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Attachment B: Word | Acrobat

FCC Denies AFR Filed By Bd. of Trustees Jacksonville State University.
Letter: Word | Acrobat

MB Issues Letter Stopping 180-day Clock.
Letter: Word | Acrobat

Comment Dates Set for Contest NPRM.
Public Notice: Word | Acrobat

EEO Notice of Apparent Liability for Davidson Media.
MO&O: Word | Acrobat

EEO Notice of Apparent Liability for Capstar TX LLC.
MO&O: Word | Acrobat

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