Federal Communications Commission: Commercial Mobile Alert System
GAO-08-1070R: Aug 6, 2008
- Full Report:
GAO reviewed the Federal Communications Commission's (FCC) new rule on the Commercial Mobile Alert System. GAO found that (1) the final rule adopts technical rules necessary to enable the Commercial Mobile Service (CMS) alerting capability for CMS providers who elect to transmit emergency alerts to their subscribers; and (2) FCC complied with the applicable requirements in promulgating the rule.