Washington - Nov 2, 2007 - On July 12, 2007, the FCC released a second report and order and further notice of proposed rulemaking addressing next generation EAS to better serve the needs of those with disabilities and non-English speakers, expansion of the base of EAS participants, state-level and geographically targeted EAS alerts, and improved coordination with state and local governments.
On Nov. 2, 2007, the second report and order and further notice of proposed rulemaking in this proceeding was published in the Federal Register, which sets the comment and reply comments dates.
Comment Date: Dec. 3, 2007
Reply Comment Date: Dec. 17, 2007
EB Docket No. 04-296