NTCA Files Comments on E-Rate Petition for Rulemaking

On July 1, 2019, NTCA filed comments regarding the "Texas Carriers" Petition for Rulemaking.  NTCA mentioned the commission should initiate a rulemaking proceeding to incorporate targeted safeguards into the E-Rate Self-Construction Rules and to modify its competitive bidding provisions in order to protect the integrity of the Universal Service Fund. 

Modernizing the E-Rate Program for Schools and Libraries, WC Docket No. 13-184; Schools and Libraries Universal Service Support Mechanism, CC Docket No. 02-6; Connect America Fund, WC Docket No. 10-90