Federal Filings and Ex Parte

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

02.07.14 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 - 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

02.18.14 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

02.12.14 FCC ex parte - NTCA's Shirley Bloomfield meets with G. Sohn 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

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