With TV license renewals starting soon, the TV repack chugging along and a whole new set of deadlines for kidvid launching this year, there are a lot of 2020 deadlines that broadcasters must track and meet.
Here’s what to expect from the commission in November through January.
Once upon a time, August was a quiet month in Washington, when everyone went on vacation. Sure, there are plenty of vacations that will happen this coming month, but it seems that regulatory activity no longer takes a break.
Here’s a list of some of the upcoming FCC-related broadcast and telecom deadlines for July through September.
Here’s a list of deadlines* facing broadcasters and telecommunications providers during the upcoming months of February, March, and April. If you noted the asterisk, it’s because the government shutdown may affect many of these deadlines, either because the relevant online filing system or the required information is not accessible. If that is the case, the deadline is likely to be moved to the first full day after the FCC reopens. However, you should not assume anything — and in any event should be prepared to make required filings on a moment’s notice.