NTIA Comments on behalf of the Executive Branch in response to the FCC Notice of Inquiry (NOI) regarding in-space servicing, assembly, and manufacturing (ISAM) operations.
This notice announces a public meeting of the Commerce Spectrum Management Advisory Committee (Committee). The Committee provides advice to the Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Communications and Information and the National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) on spectrum management policy matters. The meeting will be held December 9, 2022, from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., Eastern Standard Time (EST).
Comments of the National Telecommunications and Information Administration Regarding Commercial Surveillance
The Department of Commerce’s National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) called for new limits on the ways in which companies can collect or use personal information in comments filed with the Federal Trade Commission (FTC). The FTC is seeking comment on whether it should implement new trade regulation rules on companies’ data collection and sales practices.
NTIA submitted this report to Congress on October 14, 2022 pursuant to Section 207 of the Commercial Spectrum Enhancement Act (CSEA), Title II of Pub. L. 108-494. As authorized by the CSEA, the Spectrum Relocation Fund (SRF) provides a centralized and streamlined funding mechanism through which federal agencies can recover the costs associated with relocating their radio communications systems or sharing spectrum reallocated and authorized to be auctioned for commercial purposes.
NTIA published a document in the Federal Register of June 21, 2022, announcing a public meeting of the Commerce Spectrum Management Advisory Committee (CSMAC). This document contained the incorrect date for the meeting. The meeting will be held July 15, 2022, from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m., Eastern Daylight Time (EDT).
NTIA letter to FCC which provides notice that sufficient analysis has been done such that NTIA would have no objection to the Commission proceeding with the adoption of proposed rules for short-range radars in the 60 GHz band.
NTIA Comments on Promoting Efficient Use of Spectrum Through Improved Receiver Interference Immunity Performance
NTIA submitted comments in the FCC Notice of Inquiry on "Promoting Efficient Use of Spectrum through Improved Receiver Interference Immunity Performance."
The MOBILE NOW Act directed NTIA to coordinate with the Department of the Interior (DOI), the Department of Agriculture (USDA), the Department of Defense (DOD), the Department of Transportation (DOT), the Office of Management and Budget (OMB), and the General Services Administration (GSA) to develop recommendations for streamlining processes when considering applications to locate broadband facilities on federal property within two years from the date of enactment (March 23, 2020), and to report to Congress on the status of their implementation and any process improvements resulting from su
The security of communications is a vital concern, and NTIA appreciates the undertaking by the Commission to solicit public comments on Border Gateway Protocol (BGP) security vulnerabilities. Malicious BGP activity as well as inadvertent BGP anomalies are tremendously detrimental. To address these security vulnerabilities, NTIA has several suggestions for the Commission.