10.20.17 NTCA Requests Waiver of Updated Lifeline Minimum Service Standards, WC 11-42 et al
Wireline Competition Bureau Announces Updated Lifeline Minimum Service Standards and Indexed Budget Amount, WC Docket No. 11-42, DA 17-619 (rel. Jun. 26, 2017) (“Public Notice”)
On Friday, October 20, 2017, NTCA-The Rural Broadband Association filed a Petition for Temporary Waiver of the updated minimum service standards applicable to fixed, wireline broadband internet access service eligible for support by the Lifeline USF program.