10.26.15 Rural Associations Comments on FNPRM re Copper Retirement. GN 13-5, WC 05-25
Technology Transitions, GN Docket No. 13-5, Policies and Rules Governing Retirement Of Copper Loops by Incumbent Local Exchange Carriers, RM-11358, Special Access for Price Cap Local Exchange Carriers, WC Docket No. 05-25, AT&T Corporation Petition for Rulemaking to Reform Regulation of Incumbent Local Exchange Carrier Rates for Interstate Special Access Services, RM-10593, Report and Order, Order on Reconsideration, and Further Notice of Proposed Rulemaking, FCC 15-97 (rel. Aug. 7, 2015).
On October 26, 2015, the Rural Associations submitted comments on the above referenced FNPRM regarding carriers who plan to replace existing "legacy" TDM-based telecommunications services with advanced IP-based services and the Commission's rule regarding regulatory approval under section 214 of the Communications Act of 1934, as amended.