by Kelley Drye & Warren LLP
Recent News General (Including Non-USF Programs)
- On August 20, the FCC's Wireline Competition Bureau (WCB) issued a Public Notice (DA 21-1027) seeking nominations for six board member positions on Universal Service Administrative Company's (USAC) Board of Directors. Nominations are due October 20, 2021.
- On August 20, the WCB and FCC's Office of Managing Director (OMD) issued a Public Notice (DA 21-1018) clarifying that Emergency Broadband Benefit Program (EBB Program) providers must apply the EBB discount to a customer's account before claiming reimbursement in order to comply with Commission rules designed to protect against waste, fraud, and abuse in the EBB Program.