FCC Seeks Comment on “Rip and Replace” Application Process

The Federal Communications Commission (“FCC” or “Commission”) has released a Public Notice seeking comment on the application filing process for the Secure and Trusted Communications Network’s Reimbursement Program (“Reimbursement Program”). The FCC’s Wireline Competition Bureau is also seeking comment on proposed information fields to be collected on the forms eligible providers of advanced communications services will be required to complete and submit in order to request funding allocations and disbursements from the Reimbursement Program.

If you plan on participating on the Reimbursement Program and are interested in filing comments on the application process, please contact Dee Herman (dee@hermanwhiteaker.com) and Hilary Rosenthal (hrosenthal@hermanwhiteaker.com).