Federal Filings and Ex Parte

02.20-21.14 FCC Ex Parte - NTCA meets with Commissioners' Legal Advisors, WC 10-90 et al

Connect America Fund , WC Docket No. 10-90; High-Cost Universal Service Support , WC Docket No. 05-337; AT&T Petition to Launch a Proceeding Concerning the TDM-to-IP Transition; Petition of the National Telecommunications Cooperative Association for a Rulemaking to Promote and Sustain the Ongoing TDM-to-IP Evolution, GN Docket No. 12-353; Technology

02.18.14 FCC Ex Parte - NTCA, NECA and WTA meeting with OGC-OSP-WCB re WC 10-90 et al

Connect America Fund , WC Docket No. 10-90; High-Cost Universal Service Support , WC Docket No. 05-337; AT&T Petition to Launch a Proceeding Concerning the TDM-to-IP Transition; Petition of the National Telecommunications Cooperative Association for a Rulemaking to Promote and Sustain the Ongoing TDM-to-IP Evolution, GN Docket No. 12-353; T

02.20.14 FCC ex parte - NTCA letter re TDM-IP transition and service-based experiments, GN 13-5 and 12-353

Technology Transitions, GN Docket No. 13-5 and AT&T Petition to Launch a Proceeding Concerning the TDM-to-IP Transition, GN Docket No. 12-353 On Thursday, February 20, 2014, NTCA­–The Rural Broadband Association (NTCA) submitted a letter to the FCC referencing the above-captioned proceedings and proposed recommendations regarding certain of the Commission’s conclusions

02.18.14 - Rural Associations file Reply Comments in Rural Call Completion Proceeding, WC 13-39

Rural Call Completion , WC Docket No. 13-39, Report and Order and Further Notice of Proposed Rulemaking, 28 FCC Rcd. 16154 (2013) ( Further Notice or Order ) . On Tuesday, February 18, 2014, the NATIONAL EXCHANGE CARRIER ASSOCIATION, Inc. (NECA); NTCA – THE RURAL BROADBAND ASSOCIATION (NTCA); EASTERN RURAL

02.10.14 FCC ex parte - NTCA and RWA meetings with FCC representatives re 600 MHz incentive auctions, GN 12-268 and 13-185

GN Docket No. 12-268: Expanding the Economic and Innovation Opportunities of Spectrum Through Incentive Auctions and GN Docket No. 13-185: Amendment of the Commission’s Rules with Regard to Commercial Operations in the 1695-1710, 1755-1780, and 1255-2180 MHz Bands On February 10, 2014, Caressa D. Bennet, General Counsel for the Rural

02.07.14 CTIA, NTCA, RWA Ex Parte meeting with FCC staff re cellular licensing harmonization, WT 12-40

A m e nd me n t of Parts 1 and 22 of the Commission’s Rules with Regard to the Cellular Service, Including Changes in Licensing of Unserved Areas, WT Docket No. 12-40; RM-11510 On February 7, 2013, Linda Vandeloop, Jeanine Poltronieri (via telephone), Kimberly King (via telephone) and Robert

02.18.14 FCC ex parte - The Associations follow-up re standalone broadband support, WC 10-90 et al

Connect America Fund , WC Docket No. 10-90; High-Cost Universal Service Support , WC Docket No. 05-337; AT&T Petition to Launch a Proceeding Concerning the TDM-to-IP Transition; Petition of the National Telecommunications Cooperative Association for a Rulemaking to Promote and Sustain the Ongoing TDM-to-IP Evolution, GN Docket No. 12-353; Technology

02.12.14 FCC ex parte - NTCA's Shirley Bloomfield meets with J. Chambers re WC 10-90 et al

Connect America Fund , WC Docket No. 10-90; High-Cost Universal Service Support , WC Docket No. 05-337; AT&T Petition to Launch a Proceeding Concerning the TDM-to-IP Transition; Petition of NTCA for a Rulemaking to Promote and Sustain the Ongoing TDM-to-IP Evolution, GN Docket No. 12-353; Technology Transitions Policy Task Force