ERIC Number: ED136806
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1976-Nov
Reference Count: 0
The FCC in Brief.
Federal Communications Commission, Washington, DC.
The Federal Communications Commission (FCC), created by the Communications Act of 1934, is an independent federal agency charged with regulating interstate and foreign communications by means of radio, television, wire, cable, and satellite. This bulletin briefly describes its objectives, activities, functions, organizational structure, the regulation of various means of communication and licensing; and the Commission's role in international communications, safety protection, and national defense. (SC)
Publication Type: Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Federal Communications Commission, Washington, DC.
Note: Information Bulletin No. 4. For related document, see IR 004 598