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The Federal Communication Commission regulates all telecommunication operations in the United States. As the governing body for telecommunications, the FCC raises proposed rulings and opinions which may affect NASCA and its members. NASCA's and its Member Companies' responses to those issues are contained herein.

Public Documents

 

20170129-01: NASCA Submittal to FCC, Re: Docket N15-206, Comments of NASCA on Proposed Information Collection (FCC Form 5623)
NASCA Outage Reporting PRA Comments.pdf
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20160907-01: NASCA Submittal to FCC, Re: Docket N15-206, NASCA Petition for Reconsideration of the North American Submarine Cable Association
NASCA Petition for Reconsideration on Outage Reporting
NASCA Petition for Reconsideration on Ou
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20160418-01: NASCA Submittal to FCC, Re: Docket N15-206, Notice of Ex Parte Presentations
NASCA Ex Parte 14Apr2016 with attachment
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20151203-01: NASCA Submittal to FCC, Re: Docket N15-206, Improved Outage Reporting for Submarine Cables and Enhancing Submarine Cable Outage Data
NASCA Comments on Outage Reporting NPRM
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20150601-01: NASCA Submittal to the FCC, Re: Docket Nos. 15-121, 14-92, on the Matterss of Assessment and Collection of Regulatory Fees for Fiscal Year 2015
NASCA Comments on FY 2015 Reg Fees NPRM
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20140707-01: NASCA Letter to Ms. Marlene Dortsch, Secretary, FCC, Re: Docket Nos. 13-140, 12-201, and 08-065, Notice of Ex Parte Presentation, 5December2013
NASCA Comments to the FCC regarding Regulatory Fee Reform in MD Docket Nos. 13-140, 12-201, and 08-65.
13-140 12-05-2013 North American Submari
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20130213-01: NASCA Letter to the FCC and FERC regarding Admiralty Inlet Pilot Tidal Energy Project, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) Project No. 12690-0005 (“Project”), 13February2013
NASCA supports PC Landing Corporation in urging the FCC and FERC to convene a joint, public process with the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to confirm applicable guidelines on separation between current and future marine energy projects and undersea fiber optic cables. NASCA strongly suggests further consideration be given to the recommendations from other forums.
NASCA Letter to FERC and FCC, Re.doc; PC
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20130327-02: NASCA Letter to Ms. Marelne H. Dortch, Secretary, FCC, Re: MD Docket Nos. 12-201 and 08-65, Notice of Ex Parte Presentation, 27 March 2013
Pursuant to 47 C.F.R 1.1206(b), the NASCA submitted this ex parte presentation in the reference proceeding, following up on NASCA's February 13, 2013 meeting with Commission staff and a March 21, 2013 request from Commission staff to provide addition information about submarine-cable regulatory fees imposed by foreign jurisdictions.
NASCA Ex Parte 27March2013.pdf
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20130327-02: NASCA Letter to Ms. Marlene H. Dortch, Secretary, FCC, Re: MD Docket Nos. 12-201 and 08-65, Notice of Ex Parte Presentation, 27 March 2013
Pursuant to 47 C.F.R 1.1206(b), the NASCA submitted this ex parte presentation in the reference proceeding, following up on NASCA's February 13, 2013 meeting with Commission staff and a March 21, 2013 request from Commission staff to provide addition information about submarine-cable regulatory fees imposed by foreign jurisdictions.
NASCA Ex Parte 27March2013.pdf
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20120917-01: NASCA Comments in the Matters of Procedures for Assessment and Collection of Regulatory Fees and Assessment and Collection of Regulatory Fees for Fiscal Year 2008
NASCA Comments 17Sept2012 - Final-1.pdf
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20020910-01: Cover Letter for NASCA Remarks Before the Federal Rights-of-Way Working Group, September 10, 2002
FROW_NASCA_Testimony_Cover_Letter,_Septe
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20020910-02: NASCA Remarks Before the Federal Rights-of-Way Working Group, September 10, 2002
FROW_NASCA_Remarks_September_10,2002.pdf
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20040506-01: NASCA Comments re: "FCC Amendment of Parts 1 and 63 of the Commission's Rules, 1B Docket No. 04-47," submitted May 6, 2004.
NASCA Comments to FCC, Submitted May 6,2
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20071025-02: FCC Acknowledges Receipt of Comments from North American Submarine Cable Association October 25, 2007, Docket 04-47
FilingConfirmation10-25-07.pdf
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20071025-01: NASCA Comments: In the Matter of Amendment of Parts 1 and 63 of the Commission's Rules; Consolidated Petition for Reconsideration and Petition to Defer Effective Date; IB Docket No. 04-47
Petition_for_Reconsideration-Final10-25-
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