FCC Reauthorization Bill to Include TV Repack Fund Boost

February 19, 2018

The mark-up--a session to amend and vote on bills--will include H.R. 4986, the FCC Reauthorization Act of 2018, which passed out of the Communications Subcommittee unanimously, but with the suggestion that the harder work, and amendments, would come in the full committee.

One of those amendments would authorize a fund to handle the apparent shortfall in the $1.75 billion fund per an amendment to be added at the markup.

Read more at: http://www.broadcastingcable.com/news/washington/fcc-reauthorization-bill-include-tv-repack-fund-boost/171774

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