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Agenda Item

Short Title

Preliminary Views

Proposals

1.1

Country Footnotes

None Required

None Required

1.2

International Regulatory Framework
(Res. 951)

NTIA Preliminary View
(February 23, 2009)
[PDF]
[MS Word]

NTIA Proposal
(August 11, 2009)
[PDF] [MS Word]

 

 

 

1.3

Unmanned Aircraft Systems (5030-5091 MHz)

NTIA Preliminary View
(August 28, 2008)
[PDF] [MS Word]

NTIA Proposal
(July 24, 2009)
[PDF] [MS Word]

US Preliminary View
(May 13, 2009)
[PDF] [MS Word]
US Proposal
(October 30, 2009)
[PDF] [MS Word]
Unmanned Aircraft Systems (5091-5150 MHz)

NTIA Preliminary View (August 28, 2008)
[PDF] [MS Word]

NTIA Proposal
(October 22, 2010)
[PDF] [MS Word]
US Preliminary View (May 13, 2009)
[PDF] [MS Word]
US Proposal New Item
(March 08, 2011)
[PDF] [MS Word]

1.4

Aeronautical Mobile (R) Service at VHF/UHF/SHF

Resolution 413 & 420

NTIA Preliminary View (August 28, 2008)
[PDF] [MS Word]
NTIA Proposal
(October 04, 2010)
[PDF] [MS Word]
US Preliminary View
(May 13, 2009)
[PDF] [MS Word]
US Proposal New Item
(March 11, 2011)
[PDF] [MS Word]

Aeronautical Mobile (R) Service at VHF/UHF/SHF

Resolution 417

NTIA Preliminary View (August 28, 2008)
[PDF] [MS Word]

NTIA Proposal
(January 12, 2011)
[PDF] [MS Word]
US Preliminary View
(May 13, 2009)
[PDF] [MS Word]
 

1.5

Electronic News Gathering

NTIA Preliminary View (August 14, 2008)
[PDF] [MS Word]

NTIA Proposal
(July 22, 2009)
[PDF] [MS Word]

NTIA Supplemental Proposal
(January 12, 2011)
[PDF] [MS Word]

US Preliminary View
(August 29, 2008)
[PDF] [MS Word]
US Proposal
(February 10, 2011)
[PDF] [MS Word]

1.6

Passive Services at 275-3000 GHz (Res. 950)

 

NTIA Preliminary View (August 14, 2008)
[PDF] [MS Word]

NTIA Proposal
(February 25, 2010)
[PDF] [MS Word]

US Preliminary View
(May 13, 2009)
[PDF] [MS Word]
US Proposal
(August 17, 2010)
[PDF] [MS Word]

Free-Space Optical (Res. 955)

NTIA Preliminary View (November 25, 2008)
[PDF] [MS Word]

NTIA Proposal
(August 11, 2009)
[PDF] [MS Word]

US Preliminary View
(May 13, 2009)
[PDF] [MS Word]
US Proposal
(October 30, 2009)
[PDF] [MS Word]

1.7

Aeronautical Mobile-Satellite
and Mobile-Satellite Services (Res. 222)

NTIA Preliminary View - (May 5, 2009)
[PDF]
[MS Word]

NTIA Proposal
(August 12, 2010)
[PDF] [MS Word]

None Developed US Proposal
(November 11, 2010)
[PDF] [MS Word]

1.8

Fixed Service at 71-238 GHz

NTIA Preliminary View (August 14, 2008)
[PDF]
[MS Word]

NTIA Proposal
(November 09, 2010)
[PDF] [MS Word]

US Preliminary View
(August 29, 2008)
[PDF] [MS Word]
US Proposal
(November 11, 2010)
[PDF] [MS Word]

1.9

Digital Maritime Mobile
(Appendix 17)

NTIA Preliminary View (January 21, 2009)
[PDF] [MS Word]

NTIA Proposal
(March 17, 2010)
[PDF]
[MS Word]
US Preliminary View
(May 13, 2009)
[PDF] [MS Word]
US Proposal New Item
(March 04, 2011)
[PDF] [MS Word]

1.10

Safety Systems for Ships and Ports (500 kHz) NTIA Preliminary View (January 21, 2009)
[PDF] [MS Word]
NTIA Proposal
(Sept 29, 2009)
[PDF] [MS Word]
US Preliminary View
(May 13, 2009)
[PDF] [MS Word]
US Proposal
(August 17, 2010)
[PDF] [MS Word]
Safety Systems for Ships and Ports (VHF AIS) NTIA Preliminary View (January 21, 2009)
[PDF] [MS Word]
NTIA Proposal
(Sept 29, 2009)
[PDF] [MS Word]
US Preliminary View
(May 13, 2009)
[PDF] [MS Word]
US Proposal
(February 08, 2011)
[PDF] [MS Word]
Safety Systems for Ships and Ports (Channel 75 & 76) NTIA Preliminary View (January 21, 2009)
[PDF] [MS Word]
NTIA Proposal
(February 25, 2010)
[PDF]
[MS Word]
US Preliminary View
(May 13, 2009)
[PDF] [MS Word]
US Proposal
(August 17, 2010)
[PDF] [MS Word]
Safety Systems for Ships and Ports (App. 18) NTIA Preliminary View (January 21, 2009)
[PDF] [MS Word]
NTIA Proposal
(April 12, 2010)
[PDF] [MS Word]
US Preliminary View
(May 13, 2009)
[PDF] [MS Word]
US Proposal
(August 17, 2010)
[PDF] [MS Word]

1.11

Space Research Service at 22.55-23.15 GHz

NTIA Preliminary View (August 14, 2008)
[PDF] [MS Word]

NTIA Proposal
(January 20, 2009)
[PDF] [MS Word]
None Developed US Proposal
(November 11, 2010)
[PDF] [MS Word]

1.12

Aeronautical Mobile Service Interference
at 37-38 GHz

NTIA Preliminary View (August 14, 2008)
[PDF] [MS Word]

NTIA Proposal
(January 20, 2009)
[PDF] [MS Word]

US Preliminary View
(August 29, 2008)
[PDF] [MS Word]

US Proposal
(August 02, 2010)
[PDF] [MS Word]

1.13

Broadcasting-Satellite Service
at 21.4-22 GHz

NTIA Preliminary View (August 14, 2008)
[PDF] [MS Word]

No objection to FCC proposal

US Preliminary View
(May 13, 2009)
[PDF] [MS Word]

US Proposal
(October 30, 2009)
[PDF] [MS Word]

1.14

Radiolocation Service at VHF (Res. 611)

NTIA Preliminary View
(May 5, 2009)
[PDF]
[MS Word]

NTIA Proposal
(August 10, 2010)
[PDF] [MS Word]

US Preliminary View
(May 13, 2009)
[PDF] [MS Word]

US Proposal
(August 17, 2010)
[PDF] [MS Word]

1.15

Oceanographic Radar Applications
at 3-50 MHz

NTIA Preliminary View
(May 7, 2009)
[PDF]
[MS Word]

NTIA Proposal
(February 28, 2011)
[PDF] [MS Word]
US Preliminary View
(May 15, 2009)
[PDF] [MS Word]
 

1.16

Passive Systems for Lightning Detection

None Developed

NTIA Proposal
(January 12, 2011)
[PDF] [MS Word]

None Developed

 

US Proposal New Item
(March 08, 2011)
[PDF] [MS Word]

1.17

Mobile and Other Services
at 790-862 MHz (Res. 749)

NTIA Preliminary View
(May 5, 2009)
[PDF]
[MS Word]

No objection to FCC proposal
US Preliminary View
(May 13, 2009)
[PDF] [MS Word]
US Proposal
(October 30, 2009)
[PDF] [MS Word]

1.18

Radiodetermination-Satellite Service
at 2483.5-2500 MHz

NTIA Preliminary View
(May 5, 2009)
[PDF]
[MS Word]

No objection to FCC proposal
US Preliminary View
(May 13, 2009)
[PDF] [MS Word]
US Proposal
(August 02, 2010)
[PDF] [MS Word]

1.19

Software-Defined and Cognitive Radio Systems

NTIA Preliminary View (August 14, 2008)
[PDF] [MS Word]

NTIA Proposal
(July 22, 2009)
[PDF] [MS Word]

US Preliminary View
(May 14, 2009)
[PDF] [MS Word]
US Proposal
(October 30, 2009)
[PDF] [MS Word]

1.20

High Altitude Platform Stations

NTIA Preliminary View (August 14, 2008)
[PDF] [MS Word]

Awaiting FCC proposal
US Preliminary View
(August 29, 2008)
[PDF] [MS Word]
 

1.21

Radiolocation Service at 15.4-15.7 GHz

NTIA Preliminary View (August 28, 2008)
[PDF] [MS Word]

NTIA Proposal
(October 04, 2010)
[PDF] [MS Word]
US Preliminary View
(May 14, 2009)
[PDF] [MS Word]
 

1.22

Emissions from Short-Range Devices

NTIA Preliminary View (August 14, 2008)
[PDF]
[MS Word]

NTIA Proposal
(July 22, 2009)
[PDF] [MS Word]

US Preliminary View
(May 14, 2009)
[PDF] [MS Word]

US Proposal
(October 30, 2009)
[PDF] [MS Word]

1.23

Amateur Service at 415-526.5 kHz
(Res. 357)

NTIA Preliminary View
(May 5, 2009)
[PDF]
[MS Word]

NTIA Proposal
(August 11, 2009)
[PDF] [MS Word]
US Preliminary View
(May 13, 2009)
[PDF] [MS Word]
US Proposal
(August 17, 2010)
[PDF] [MS Word]

1.24

Meteorological-Satellite Service
at 7750-7850 MHz

NTIA Preliminary View (February 23, 2009)
[PDF] [MS Word] 

NTIA Proposal
(August 11, 2009)
[PDF] [MS Word]

US Preliminary View
(May 14, 2009)
[PDF] [MS Word] 
US Proposal
(October 30, 2009)
[PDF] [MS Word]

1.25

Mobile-Satellite Service Allocations
(Res. 231)

NTIA Preliminary View
(May 5, 2009)
[PDF]
[MS Word] 

NTIA Proposal
(July 13, 2010)
[PDF] [MS Word]

US Preliminary View
(May 14, 2009)
[PDF] [MS Word] 

 

2

Incorporation by Reference

None Developed

NTIA Proposal
(September 24, 2010)
[PDF] [MS Word]

None Developed

 

US Proposal New Item
(March 08, 2011)
[PDF] [MS Word]

3

Consequential Changes to the Radio Regulations

None Required

 

None Required

4

Conference Resolutions and Recommendations

NTIA Preliminary View
(November 17, 2010)
[PDF]
[MS Word] 

No objection to FCC proposal

 

 

US Proposal New Item
(March 09, 2011)
[PDF] [MS Word]

5

Report from the Radiocommunication Assembly

None Required

 

None Required

6

Items Requiring Urgent Action by the Study Groups

None Required

 

None Required

7New Item

Satellite Network Filings (Res. 86)
(Issue 2A)

Reduces the number of satellites with which a satellite network would need to coordinate in the C and Ku-Bands

None Developed

 

No objections to FCC proposal
None Developed US Proposal
(November 11, 2010)
[PDF] [MS Word]

Satellite Network Filings (Res. 86)
(Issue 2B)

Eliminates the need to respond to a coordination request published pursuant to No. 9.7 if the Administrations is identified as being effected

 

NTIA Preliminary View
(May 5, 2009)
[PDF]
[MS Word] 
No objections to FCC proposal
US Preliminary View
(May 14, 2009)
[PDF]
[MS Word] 
US Proposal
(October 30, 2009)
[PDF] [MS Word]

Satellite Network Filings (Res. 86)
(Issue 2C)

Satellite operators need a definitive list of networks from the Bureau with which coordination needs to be effected
(No. 9.36 of RR)

NTIA Preliminary View
(May 5, 2009)
[PDF]
[MS Word] 
No objection to FCC proposal
US Preliminary View
(May 14, 2009)
[PDF]
[MS Word] 
US Proposal
(October 30, 2009)
[PDF] [MS Word]

Satellite Network Filings (Res. 86)
(Issue 3A)

Modification of Article 11 of the Radio Regulations to clarify that Administrations upon receipt of a detailed report of harmful interference shall immediately eliminate the harmful interference and for provisional entries for which the harmful interference is not resolved, upon confirmation by the RRB, the BR shall cancel the provisional entry
None Developed NTIA Proposal
(July 14, 2010)
[PDF] [MS Word]
None Developed US Proposal New Item
(March 09, 2011)
[PDF] [MS Word]

Satellite Network Filings (Res. 86)
(Issue 3B)

Modification of Article 11 (11.41A) of the Radio Regulations to that ensure that the BR consider the status of an assignment initially recorded under No. 11.41 as equal to the status of the existing assignment, which was the basis for the unfavorable findings under No. 11.32A, if coordination is completed
None Developed NTIA Proposal
(January 12, 2011)
[PDF] [MS Word]
None Developed US Proposal New Item
(March 09, 2011)
[PDF] [MS Word]

Satellite Network Filings (Res. 86)
(Issue 4B)

Requires the BR to maintain data on its website with regard to Satellites that have been brought into use
None Developed NTIA Proposal
(December 10, 2009)
[PDF] [MS Word]
None Developed US Proposal
(August 02, 2010)
[PDF] [MS Word]

Satellite Network Filings (Res. 86)
(Issue 4C)

Modification to Article 11 (11.49) of the Radio Regulations to clarify when an administration must inform the Bureau of a suspended network
None Developed NTIA Proposal
(January 24, 2011)
[PDF] [MS Word]
None Developed  

Satellite Network Filings (Res. 86)
(Issue 4D)

Proposes no changes to administrative due diligence requirements as there is no need for additional regulatory provisions
None Developed NTIA Proposal
(November 09, 2010)
[PDF] [MS Word]
None Developed  

Satellite Network Filings (Res. 86)
(Issue 6C)

Proposes to not expand the provisions under Article 23 that relate to BSS to other other satellite services, nor to expand the provisions when agreement is not reached from providing service to providing coverage
None Developed No objection to FCC proposal
None Developed US Proposal
(August 17, 2010)
[PDF] [MS Word]

Satellite Network Filings (Res. 86)

Modification to Article 13 (13.6) of the Radio Regulations to clarify the Radiocommunications Bureau’s (BR) actions before cancelling a network and the subsequent confirmation of the cancellation by the Radiocommunication Regulations Board (RRB)
None Developed NTIA Proposal
(January 24, 2011)
[PDF] [MS Word]

None Developed

 

 

8.1

8.1 Report of the Director
8.1.1 Activites of the ITU-R

Issue A - ISM Interference

None Developed

 

 

None Developed

 

 

8.1 Report of the Director
8.1.1 Activites of the ITU-R

Issue B - BSS and Feeder Link Plans

None Developed

 

 

None Developed

 

 

8.1 Report of the Director
8.1.1 Activites of the ITU-R

Issue C - Earth Observeration Applications

None Developed

NTIA Proposal
(January 12, 2011)
[PDF] [MS Word]

None Developed

 

US Proposal New Item
(April 06, 2011)
[PDF] [MS Word]
8.1 Report of the Director
8.1.2 Difficulties and Inconsistencies

None Developed

 

No objection to FCC proposal
None Developed US Proposal
(August 02, 2010)
[PDF] [MS Word]
8.1 Report of the Director
8.1.3 Resolution 80

None Developed

 

 

None Developed

 

 

8.2

Future Conference Agendas

Resolution 806, Agenda Item 2.2

 None Developed


No objection to FCC proposal
None Developed US Proposal
(October 30, 2009)
[PDF] [MS Word]

Future Conference Agendas

New Agenda Item for EESS at 7 GHz

None Developed NTIA Proposal
(December 02, 2010)
[PDF] [MS Word]

 

 

 

Future Conference Agendas

New Agenda Item for e-Navigation in support of GMDSS modernization

None Developed NTIA Proposal
(January 12, 2011)
[PDF] [MS Word]

None Developed

 

US Proposal New Item
(March 09, 2011)
[PDF] [MS Word]

Future Conference Agendas

New Agenda Item for Wireless Avionics Intra-Communications (WAIC)

None Developed NTIA Proposal
(January 24, 2011)
[PDF] [MS Word]

None Developed

 

US Proposal
(February 22, 2011)
[PDF] [MS Word]

Future Conference Agendas

New Agenda Item for Broadband Wireless Access (BWA)

None Developed NTIA Proposal
(January 28, 2011)
[PDF] [MS Word]

None Developed

 

 

Future Conference Agendas

Future Conference Agenda Item for Nanosatellites (WRC-19)

None Developed

 

NTIA Proposal
(January 28, 2011)
[PDF] [MS Word]

None Developed

 

 

Future Conference Agendas

 

   
   

Coordination letters

Preliminary Views Proposals

NTIA letter and referenced document: [November 17, 2010] approving the release of draft Executive Branch preliminary views for the 2012 World Radio Conference (WRC-12) agenda item 4
[PDF]
[MS Word]

NTIA letter and referenced document: [May 7, 2009]
approving the release of draft Executive Branch preliminary views for the 2012 World Radio Conference (WRC-12) agenda item 1.15
[PDF] [MS Word]

NTIA letter and referenced document: [May 5, 2009]
approving the release of draft Executive Branch preliminary views for the 2012 World Radio Conference (WRC-12) agenda items 1.7, 1.14, 1.17, 1.18, 1.23, 1.25 and two issues under agenda item 7
[PDF] [MS Word]

NTIA letter and referenced document: [February 23, 2009] approving the release of draft Executive Branch preliminary views for the 2012 World Radio Conference (WRC-12) agenda items 1.2 and 1.24
[PDF] [MS Word]

NTIA letter and referenced document: [January 21, 2009] approving the release of draft Executive Branch preliminary views for the 2012 World Radio Conference (WRC-12) agenda items 1.9 and 1.10
[PDF] [MS Word]

NTIA letter and referenced document: [November 25, 2008] approving the release of draft Executive Branch preliminary views for the 2012 World Radio Conference (WRC-12) agenda item 1.6 (Res. 955)
[PDF] [MS Word]

NTIA letter and referenced document: [August 28, 2008] approving the release of draft Executive Branch preliminary views for the 2012 World Radio Conference (WRC-12) agenda items 1.3, 1.4, and 1.21
[PDF] [MS Word]

NTIA letter and referenced document: [August 14, 2008] approving the release of draft Executive Branch preliminary views for the 2012 World Radio Conference (WRC-12) agenda items 1.5, 1.6 (Res. 950), 1.8, 1.11, 1.12, 1.13, 1.19, 1.20 and 1.22
[PDF] [MS Word]

NTIA letter and referenced document: [February 28, 2011]
approving the release of draft Executive Branch proposal for the 2012 World Radio Conference (WRC-12) agenda item 1.15
[PDF] [MS Word]

NTIA letter and referenced document: [February 23, 2011]
approving the release of draft Executive Branch proposal for the 2012 World Radio Conference (WRC-12) agenda item 8.2 on future conference agenda items (Nanosatellites) for WRC-19
[PDF] [MS Word]

NTIA letter and referenced document: [January 28, 2011]
approving the release of draft Executive Branch proposal for the 2012 World Radio Conference (WRC-12) agenda item 8.2 on future conference agenda items (BWA)
[PDF] [MS Word]

NTIA letter and referenced document: [January 24, 2011]
approving the release of draft Executive Branch proposals for the 2012 World Radio Conference (WRC-12) agenda items 7 (11.49) and 7 (13.6)
[PDF] [MS Word]

NTIA letter and referenced document: [January 24, 2011]
approving the release of draft Executive Branch proposal for the 2012 World Radio Conference (WRC-12) agenda item 8.2 on future conference agenda items (WAIC)
[PDF] [MS Word]

NTIA letter and referenced document: [January 12, 2011]
approving the release of draft Executive Branch proposals for the 2012 World Radio Conference (WRC-12) agenda items 1.4 (Res. 417), 1.5, 1.16, 7 (11.41A), 8.1.1, and 8.2 on future conference agenda items(e-navigation)
[PDF] [MS Word]

NTIA letter and referenced document: [December 02, 2010]
approving the release of draft Executive Branch proposal for the 2012 World Radio Conference (WRC-12) agenda item 8.2 on future conference agenda items(EESS at 7 GHz)
[PDF] [MS Word]

NTIA letter and referenced document: [November 09, 2010]
approving the release of draft Executive Branch proposals for the 2012 World Radio Conference (WRC-12) agenda items 1.8 and 7 (Resolution 49)
[PDF] [MS Word]

NTIA letter and referenced document: [October 22, 2010]
approving the release of draft Executive Branch proposals for the 2012 World Radio Conference (WRC-12) agenda item 1.3 (5091-5150 MHz)
[PDF] [MS Word]

NTIA letter and referenced document: [October 04, 2010]
approving the release of draft Executive Branch proposals for the 2012 World Radio Conference (WRC-12) agenda items 1.4 and 1.21
[PDF] [MS Word]

NTIA letter and referenced document: [September 24, 2010]
approving the release of draft Executive Branch proposals for the 2012 World Radio Conference (WRC-12) agenda item 2
[PDF] [MS Word]

NTIA letter and referenced document: [August 12, 2010]
approving the release of draft Executive Branch proposals for the 2012 World Radio Conference (WRC-12) agenda item 1.7
[PDF] [MS Word]

NTIA letter and referenced document: [August 10, 2010]
approving the release of draft Executive Branch proposals for the 2012 World Radio Conference (WRC-12) agenda item 1.10 (Resolution 357) and 1.14
[PDF] [MS Word]

NTIA letter and referenced document: [July 14, 2010]
approving the release of draft Executive Branch proposals for the 2012 World Radio Conference (WRC-12) agenda item 7 (11.41 and 11.43C)
[PDF] [MS Word]

NTIA letter and referenced document: [July 13, 2010]
approving the release of draft Executive Branch proposals for the 2012 World Radio Conference (WRC-12) agenda item 1.25
[PDF] [MS Word]

NTIA letter and referenced document: [April 12, 2010]
approving the release of draft Executive Branch proposals for the 2012 World Radio Conference (WRC-12) agenda item 1.10 (Appendix 18)
[PDF] [MS Word]

NTIA letter and referenced document: [March 17, 2010]
approving the release of draft Executive Branch proposals for the 2012 World Radio Conference (WRC-12) agenda item 1.9
[PDF] [MS Word]

NTIA letter and referenced document: [February 25, 2010]
approving the release of draft Executive Branch proposals for the 2012 World Radio Conference (WRC-12) agenda items 1.6 (Resolution 950) and 1.10 (Channel 75 & 76)
[PDF] [MS Word]

NTIA letter and referenced document: [January 20, 2010]
approving the release of draft Executive Branch proposals for the 2012 World Radio Conference (WRC-12) agenda items 1.11 and 1.12
[PDF] [MS Word]

NTIA letter and referenced document: [December 10, 2009]
approving the release of draft Executive Branch proposals for the 2012 World Radio Conference (WRC-12) agenda item 7 (bringing into use date)
[PDF] [MS Word]

NTIA letter and referenced document: [September 29, 2009]
approving the release of draft Executive Branch proposals for the 2012 World Radio Conference (WRC-12) agenda items 1.10 (500 kHz) and 1.10 (AIS)
[PDF] [MS Word]

NTIA letter and referenced document: [August 11, 2009]
approving the release of draft Executive Branch proposals for the 2012 World Radio Conference (WRC-12) agenda items 1.2, 1.6 (Resolution 955), 1.23 and 1.24
[PDF] [MS Word]

NTIA letter and referenced document: [July 24, 2009]
approving the release of draft Executive Branch proposals for the 2012 World Radio Conference (WRC-12) agenda item 1.3 (5030-5091 MHz)
[PDF] [MS Word]

NTIA letter and referenced document: [July 22, 2009]
approving the release of draft Executive Branch proposals for the 2012 World Radio Conference (WRC-12) agenda items 1.5, 1.19 and 1.22
[PDF] [MS Word]


 
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