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<p>The [http://www.fcc.gov/ '''Federal Communications Commission (FCC)]''' regulates the non-governmental use of radio frequencies that include both radio and television (also cable TV) broadcasts used for communications and entertainment. The Commission receives complaints about television and radio broadcasting and interference, including citizen's band and amateur radio. The FCC also has jurisdiction over long distance telephone companies.</p>
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The [http://www.fcc.gov/ '''Federal Communications Commission (FCC)]''' regulates the non-governmental use of radio frequencies that include both radio and television (also cable TV) broadcasts used for communications and entertainment. The Commission receives complaints about television and radio broadcasting and interference, including citizen's band and amateur radio. The FCC also has jurisdiction over long distance telephone companies.
 
   
 
   
'''<font color="#4AA02C">FCC National Call Center (NCC)</font color="#4AA02C">'''<br>
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'''FCC National Call Center (NCC)'''
445 12th Street, SW<br>
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Washington, DC 20554<br>
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Toll Free Numbers:<br>
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(888) 225-5322 (CALL-FCC)<br>
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(888) 835-5322 (TELL-FCC)<br>
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(888) 866-418-0232 Fax<br>
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Elections and Political Candidate issues:<br>
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(202) 418-1440<br>
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[http://www.fcc.gov/ '''www.fcc.gov''']<br>
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445 12th Street, SW
  
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Washington, DC 20554
  
'''Complaint Jurisdiction:'''<br>
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Toll Free Numbers:
  
<p>The FCC is able to advise consumers of their rights on the following issues:
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(888) 225-5322 (CALL-FCC)
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(888) 835-5322 (TELL-FCC)
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(844) 432-2275 (ASL VIDEOPHONE)
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(888) 866-418-0232 Fax
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Elections and Political Candidate issues:
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(202) 418-1440
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[http://www.fcc.gov/ '''www.fcc.gov''']
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'''Complaint Jurisdiction:'''
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The FCC is able to advise consumers of their rights on the following issues:
 
telephone slamming Telephone, Consumer Protection Act -unwanted telephone solicitations,
 
telephone slamming Telephone, Consumer Protection Act -unwanted telephone solicitations,
 
unwanted FAX solicitations, cable broadcast interference, telephone pay-per-call services
 
unwanted FAX solicitations, cable broadcast interference, telephone pay-per-call services
 
cellular bill & service complaints, indecent or obscene broadcasts, CB interference,
 
cellular bill & service complaints, indecent or obscene broadcasts, CB interference,
 
telephone dial-a-porn television & radio broadcast programming, telephone calling cards,
 
telephone dial-a-porn television & radio broadcast programming, telephone calling cards,
television or radio reception interference.</p><br>  
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television or radio reception interference.   
  
'''Complaints outside jurisdiction:'''<br>
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'''Complaints outside jurisdiction:'''
 
   
 
   
<p>Cable TV service or billing, problems, false or misleading advertising.</p><br>
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Cable TV service or billing, problems, false or misleading advertising.  
 
   
 
   
  
  
'''For complaints about political broadcasting''':<br>
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'''For complaints about political broadcasting''':
  
'''<font color="#4AA02C">FCC Fairness and Political Programming</font color="#4AA02C">'''<br>
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'''FCC Fairness and Political Programming'''
Broadcast Branch - Mass Media<br>
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445 12th Street SW<br>
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Washington, DC 20554<br> 
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(888) 225-5322<br>
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(888) 835-5322 TTY <br> 
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(888) 418-0232 Fax<br>
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Broadcast Branch - Mass Media
  
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445 12th Street SW
  
<p>The '''FCC Complaints and Investigations Branch Mass Media''' handles complaints pertaining to TV and radio program or advertising content. Does not handle complaints concerning false or misleading advertising. All complaints must be in writing.</p>
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Washington, DC 20554  
  
'''<font color="#4AA02C">FCC Complaints and Investigations Branch Mass Media</font color="#4AA02C">'''<br>
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(888) 225-5322
445 12th Street SW<br>
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Washington, DC 20554<br> 
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(866) 267-7202 Radio<br>
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(866) 918-5777 Television<br>
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(877) 479-1433 TTY<br>
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(888) 835-5322 TTY 
  
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(888) 418-0232 Fax
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The '''FCC Complaints and Investigations Branch Mass Media''' handles complaints pertaining to TV and radio program or advertising content. Does not handle complaints concerning false or misleading advertising.  All complaints must be in writing.
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'''FCC Complaints and Investigations Branch Mass Media'''
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445 12th Street SW
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Washington, DC 20554
 
   
 
   
<p>The '''FCC Common Carrier Bureau''' handles long-distance telephone calls outside California or to a foreign county, other enforcement issues</p>
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(877) 479-1433 TTY
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[https://www.consumercomplaints.fcc.gov/hc/en-us '''https://consumercomplaints.fcc.gov]
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The '''FCC Common Carrier Bureau''' handles long-distance telephone calls outside California or to a foreign county, other enforcement issues
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'''FCC Common Carrier Bureau'''
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445 12 Street SW
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Washington, DC 20554 
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(888) 225-5322
  
'''<font color="#4AA02C">FCC Common Carrier Bureau</font color="#4AA02C">'''<br>
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[http://www.fcc.gov/ '''www.fcc.gov''']  
445 12 Street SW<br>
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Washington, DC 20554<br> 
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(888) 225-5322<br>
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[http://www.fcc.gov/ '''www.fcc.gov''']<br>
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Revision as of 20:11, 20 June 2019

809-Federal Communications Commission


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The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) regulates the non-governmental use of radio frequencies that include both radio and television (also cable TV) broadcasts used for communications and entertainment. The Commission receives complaints about television and radio broadcasting and interference, including citizen's band and amateur radio. The FCC also has jurisdiction over long distance telephone companies.

FCC National Call Center (NCC)

445 12th Street, SW

Washington, DC 20554

Toll Free Numbers:

(888) 225-5322 (CALL-FCC)

(888) 835-5322 (TELL-FCC)

(844) 432-2275 (ASL VIDEOPHONE)

(888) 866-418-0232 Fax

Elections and Political Candidate issues:

(202) 418-1440

www.fcc.gov


Complaint Jurisdiction:

The FCC is able to advise consumers of their rights on the following issues: telephone slamming Telephone, Consumer Protection Act -unwanted telephone solicitations, unwanted FAX solicitations, cable broadcast interference, telephone pay-per-call services cellular bill & service complaints, indecent or obscene broadcasts, CB interference, telephone dial-a-porn television & radio broadcast programming, telephone calling cards, television or radio reception interference.

Complaints outside jurisdiction:

Cable TV service or billing, problems, false or misleading advertising.


For complaints about political broadcasting:

FCC Fairness and Political Programming

Broadcast Branch - Mass Media

445 12th Street SW

Washington, DC 20554

(888) 225-5322

(888) 835-5322 TTY

(888) 418-0232 Fax


The FCC Complaints and Investigations Branch Mass Media handles complaints pertaining to TV and radio program or advertising content. Does not handle complaints concerning false or misleading advertising. All complaints must be in writing.

FCC Complaints and Investigations Branch Mass Media

445 12th Street SW

Washington, DC 20554

(877) 479-1433 TTY

https://consumercomplaints.fcc.gov


The FCC Common Carrier Bureau handles long-distance telephone calls outside California or to a foreign county, other enforcement issues

FCC Common Carrier Bureau

445 12 Street SW

Washington, DC 20554

(888) 225-5322

www.fcc.gov



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