47 CFR 4.1 - Scope, basis, and purpose.

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§ 4.1 Scope, basis, and purpose.

(a) In this part, the Federal Communications Commission is setting forth requirements pertinent to the reporting of disruptions to communications and to the reliability and security of communications infrastructures.

(b) The definitions, criteria, and reporting requirements set forth in Sections 4.2 through 4.13 of this part are applicable to the communications providers defined in Section 4.3 of this part.

(c) The definitions, criteria, and reporting requirements set forth in Section 4.15 of this part are applicable to submarine cable providers who have been licensed pursuant to 47 U.S.C. 34- 39.

[ 81 FR 52362, Aug. 8, 2016]
Effective Date Note:
At 81 FR 52362, Aug. 8, 2016, section 4.1 was revised. This revision contains information collection and recordkeeping requirements and will not become effective until approval has been given by the Office of Management and Budget.

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Title 47 published on 09-May-2017 04:29

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 47 CFR Part 4 after this date.

  • 2016-10-31; vol. 81 # 210 - Monday, October 31, 2016
    1. 81 FR 75368 - Petitions for Reconsideration and Clarification of Action in Rulemaking Proceeding
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      FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION
      Petitions for reconsideration and clarification.
      Oppositions to the Petition must be filed on or before November 15, 2016. Replies to an opposition must be filed on or before November 25, 2016.
      47 CFR Parts 1 and 4