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Each section of the FCC rules has a regulatory history at the end of the text in the form of a list of citations to the Federal Register. In addition, rules not yet effective but published in the Federal Register are typically printed at the beginning of the text of a section. The table below sorts these citations by date (volume and page number) with the most recent first along with the month and year of publication and the cited rule section along with the title of the rule part and the title of the rule section. Consulting this table, it is easy to see recent rule changes of interest.

Federal Register
Date
Revised Rule
Rule Title
83 FR 23380
May 2018
54.309
Universal service
83 FR 22391
May 2018
25.164
Satellite communications
83 FR 22391
May 2018
25.146
Satellite communications
83 FR 22391
May 2018
25.115
Satellite communications
83 FR 22391
May 2018
25.114
Satellite communications
83 FR 22210
May 2018
73.202
Radio broadcast services
83 FR 21927
May 2018
8.9

83 FR 21927
May 2018
8.7

83 FR 21927
May 2018
8.5

83 FR 21927
May 2018
8.3

83 FR 21927
May 2018
8.2

83 FR 21927
May 2018
8.19

83 FR 21927
May 2018
8.18

83 FR 21927
May 2018
8.17

83 FR 21927
May 2018
8.16

83 FR 21927
May 2018
8.15

83 FR 21927
May 2018
8.14

83 FR 21927
May 2018
8.13

83 FR 21927
May 2018
8.12

83 FR 21927
May 2018
8.11

83 FR 21927
May 2018
8.1

83 FR 21927
May 2018
20.3
Commercial mobile radio services
83 FR 21927
May 2018
20.3
Commercial mobile radio services
83 FR 21927
May 2018
1.49
Practice and procedure
83 FR 21738
May 2018
64.2113
Miscellaneous rules relating to common carriers
83 FR 21737
May 2018
64.2111
Miscellaneous rules relating to common carriers
83 FR 21737
May 2018
64.2109
Miscellaneous rules relating to common carriers
83 FR 21737
May 2018
64.2107
Miscellaneous rules relating to common carriers
83 FR 21737
May 2018
64.2105
Miscellaneous rules relating to common carriers
83 FR 21737
May 2018
64.2101
Miscellaneous rules relating to common carriers
83 FR 21737
May 2018
64.2011
Miscellaneous rules relating to common carriers
83 FR 19981
April 2018
90.173
Private land mobile radio services
83 FR 19980
April 2018
90.25
Private land mobile radio services
83 FR 19977
April 2018
2.106
Frequency allocations and radio treaty matters; general rules and regulations
83 FR 19977
April 2018
2.102
Frequency allocations and radio treaty matters; general rules and regulations
83 FR 19460
April 2018
73.624
Radio broadcast services
83 FR 19458
April 2018
1.1312
Practice and procedure
83 FR 19458
April 2018
1.1307
Practice and procedure
83 FR 18965
April 2018
64.905
Miscellaneous rules relating to common carriers
83 FR 18965
April 2018
54.1310
Universal service
83 FR 18964
April 2018
54.901
Universal service
83 FR 18964
April 2018
54.7
Universal service
83 FR 18964
April 2018
54.313
Universal service
83 FR 18964
April 2018
54.303
Universal service
83 FR 18964
April 2018
54.1308
Universal service
83 FR 18964
April 2018
54.1305
Universal service
83 FR 18950
April 2018
54.303
Universal service
83 FR 18454
April 2018
54.804
Universal service
83 FR 18454
April 2018
54.315
Universal service
83 FR 17942
April 2018
54.1016
Universal service
83 FR 17942
April 2018
54.1015
Universal service
83 FR 17090
April 2018
20.3
Commercial mobile radio services
83 FR 17090
April 2018
20.21
Commercial mobile radio services
83 FR 15994
March 2018
54.315
Universal service
83 FR 15994
March 2018
54.315
Universal service
83 FR 14189
March 2018
69.416
Access charges
83 FR 14189
March 2018
69.311
Access charges
83 FR 14189
March 2018
54.319
Universal service
83 FR 14189
March 2018
51.917
Interconnection
83 FR 13684
March 2018
78.67
Cable television relay service
83 FR 13683
March 2018
76.1714
Multichannel video and cable television service
83 FR 13683
March 2018
76.1700
Multichannel video and cable television service
83 FR 13683
March 2018
74.789
Experimental radio, auxiliary, special broadcast and other program distributional services
83 FR 13683
March 2018
74.787
Experimental radio, auxiliary, special broadcast and other program distributional services
83 FR 13683
March 2018
74.769
Experimental radio, auxiliary, special broadcast and other program distributional services
83 FR 13683
March 2018
74.1269
Experimental radio, auxiliary, special broadcast and other program distributional services
83 FR 11428
March 2018
64.1310
Miscellaneous rules relating to common carriers
83 FR 11428
March 2018
64.1301
Miscellaneous rules relating to common carriers
83 FR 10640
March 2018
74.851
Experimental radio, auxiliary, special broadcast and other program distributional services
83 FR 10640
March 2018
15.37
Radio frequency devices
83 FR 8633
February 2018
68.423
Connection of terminal equipment to the telephone network
83 FR 8633
February 2018
68.320
Connection of terminal equipment to the telephone network
83 FR 8632
February 2018
68.317
Connection of terminal equipment to the telephone network
83 FR 8632
February 2018
68.3
Connection of terminal equipment to the telephone network
83 FR 8632
February 2018
68.224
Connection of terminal equipment to the telephone network
83 FR 8632
February 2018
68.2
Connection of terminal equipment to the telephone network
83 FR 8632
February 2018
68.1
Connection of terminal equipment to the telephone network
83 FR 8631
February 2018
20.19
Commercial mobile radio services
83 FR 8623
February 2018
10.500

83 FR 8623
February 2018
10.450

83 FR 8623
February 2018
10.240

83 FR 8623
February 2018
10.210

83 FR 8623
February 2018
10.10

83 FR 7922
February 2018
8.9

83 FR 7922
February 2018
8.7

83 FR 7922
February 2018
8.5

83 FR 7922
February 2018
8.3

83 FR 7922
February 2018
8.2

83 FR 7922
February 2018
8.19

83 FR 7922
February 2018
8.18

83 FR 7922
February 2018
8.17

83 FR 7922
February 2018
8.16

83 FR 7922
February 2018
8.15

83 FR 7922
February 2018
8.14

83 FR 7922
February 2018
8.13

83 FR 7922
February 2018
8.12

83 FR 7922
February 2018
8.11

83 FR 7922
February 2018
8.1

83 FR 7922
February 2018
20.3
Commercial mobile radio services
83 FR 7922
February 2018
20.3
Commercial mobile radio services
83 FR 7922
February 2018
1.49
Practice and procedure
83 FR 7631
February 2018
76.1804
Multichannel video and cable television service
83 FR 7631
February 2018
76.1804
Multichannel video and cable television service
83 FR 7631
February 2018
76.1701
Multichannel video and cable television service
83 FR 7631
February 2018
76.1610
Multichannel video and cable television service
83 FR 7631
February 2018
76.1610
Multichannel video and cable television service
83 FR 7631
February 2018
76.1602
Multichannel video and cable television service
83 FR 7630
February 2018
76.640
Multichannel video and cable television service
83 FR 7630
February 2018
76.612
Multichannel video and cable television service
83 FR 7630
February 2018
76.1601
Multichannel video and cable television service
83 FR 7630
February 2018
76.1510
Multichannel video and cable television service
83 FR 7630
February 2018
76.1509
Multichannel video and cable television service
83 FR 7630
February 2018
76.1508
Multichannel video and cable television service
83 FR 7629
February 2018
76.611
Multichannel video and cable television service
83 FR 7629
February 2018
76.610
Multichannel video and cable television service
83 FR 7629
February 2018
76.606
Multichannel video and cable television service
83 FR 7627
February 2018
76.605
Multichannel video and cable television service
83 FR 7627
February 2018
76.602
Multichannel video and cable television service
83 FR 7627
February 2018
76.601
Multichannel video and cable television service
83 FR 7627
February 2018
76.601
Multichannel video and cable television service
83 FR 7627
February 2018
76.309
Multichannel video and cable television service
83 FR 7627
February 2018
76.105
Multichannel video and cable television service
83 FR 7627
February 2018
76.105
Multichannel video and cable television service
83 FR 7626
February 2018
76.64
Multichannel video and cable television service
83 FR 7626
February 2018
76.57
Multichannel video and cable television service
83 FR 7626
February 2018
76.56
Multichannel video and cable television service
83 FR 7626
February 2018
76.55
Multichannel video and cable television service
83 FR 7401
February 2018
9.3

83 FR 7401
February 2018
4.3
Disruptions to Communications (effective January 3, 2005 - See 69 FR 70338
83 FR 7401
February 2018
20.3
Commercial mobile radio services
83 FR 7401
February 2018
1.907
Practice and procedure
83 FR 5545
February 2018
73.3527
Radio broadcast services
83 FR 5544
February 2018
73.671
Radio broadcast services
83 FR 5544
February 2018
73.625
Radio broadcast services
83 FR 5544
February 2018
73.616
Radio broadcast services
83 FR 5544
February 2018
73.606
Radio broadcast services
83 FR 5544
February 2018
73.3526
Radio broadcast services
83 FR 5028
February 2018
76.66
Multichannel video and cable television service
83 FR 5028
February 2018
76.56
Multichannel video and cable television service
83 FR 5026
February 2018
74.782
Experimental radio, auxiliary, special broadcast and other program distributional services
83 FR 5026
February 2018
73.8000
Radio broadcast services
83 FR 5024
February 2018
73.6029
Radio broadcast services
83 FR 5024
February 2018
73.6029
Radio broadcast services
83 FR 5022
February 2018
73.626
Radio broadcast services
83 FR 5022
February 2018
73.624
Radio broadcast services
83 FR 5022
February 2018
73.3801
Radio broadcast services
83 FR 5021
February 2018
73.616
Radio broadcast services
83 FR 5021
February 2018
15.117
Radio frequency devices
83 FR 4600
February 2018
1.80
Practice and procedure
83 FR 3801
January 2018
73.3801
Radio broadcast services
83 FR 2563
January 2018
11.31
Emergency Alert System (EAS)
83 FR 2557
January 2018
61.20
Tariffs
83 FR 2557
January 2018
61.17
Tariffs
83 FR 2557
January 2018
61.14
Tariffs
83 FR 2557
January 2018
61.13
Tariffs
83 FR 2557
January 2018
51.329
Interconnection
83 FR 2556
January 2018
1.742
Practice and procedure
83 FR 2556
January 2018
1.52
Practice and procedure
83 FR 2556
January 2018
1.51
Practice and procedure
83 FR 2556
January 2018
1.49
Practice and procedure
83 FR 2556
January 2018
1.1119
Practice and procedure
83 FR 2556
January 2018
1.1113
Practice and procedure
83 FR 2556
January 2018
1.1112
Practice and procedure
83 FR 2556
January 2018
1.1111
Practice and procedure
83 FR 2556
January 2018
1.1105
Practice and procedure
83 FR 2085
January 2018
54.414
Universal service
83 FR 2085
January 2018
54.414
Universal service
83 FR 2085
January 2018
54.413
Universal service
83 FR 2085
January 2018
54.413
Universal service
83 FR 2085
January 2018
54.410
Universal service
83 FR 2084
January 2018
54.403
Universal service
83 FR 2084
January 2018
54.403
Universal service
83 FR 1577
January 2018
64.1200
Miscellaneous rules relating to common carriers
83 FR 757
January 2018
73.3613
Radio broadcast services
83 FR 755
January 2018
73.3555
Radio broadcast services
83 FR 733
January 2018
0.701
Commission organization
83 FR 65
January 2018
101.115
Fixed microwave services
83 FR 63
January 2018
25.136
Satellite communications
83 FR 63
January 2018
25.136
Satellite communications
83 FR 63
January 2018
25.130
Satellite communications
83 FR 63
January 2018
15.255
Radio frequency devices
83 FR 60
January 2018
1.902
Practice and procedure
83 FR 60
January 2018
1.901
Practice and procedure
82 FR 61478
December 2017
63.71
Extension of lines, new lines, and discontinuance, reduction, outage and impairment of service by common carriers; and grants of recognized private operating agency status
82 FR 61478
December 2017
63.60
Extension of lines, new lines, and discontinuance, reduction, outage and impairment of service by common carriers; and grants of recognized private operating agency status
82 FR 61477
December 2017
51.333
Interconnection
82 FR 61477
December 2017
51.329
Interconnection
82 FR 61477
December 2017
51.325
Interconnection
82 FR 61477
December 2017
1.1425
Practice and procedure
82 FR 61477
December 2017
1.1424
Practice and procedure
82 FR 61477
December 2017
1.1409
Practice and procedure
82 FR 59987
December 2017
73.3527
Radio broadcast services
82 FR 59987
December 2017
73.3526
Radio broadcast services
82 FR 59986
December 2017
25.289
Satellite communications
82 FR 59986
December 2017
25.271
Satellite communications
82 FR 59986
December 2017
25.261
Satellite communications
82 FR 59986
December 2017
25.217
Satellite communications
82 FR 59986
December 2017
25.165
Satellite communications
82 FR 59985
December 2017
25.164
Satellite communications
82 FR 59985
December 2017
25.164
Satellite communications
82 FR 59985
December 2017
25.161
Satellite communications
82 FR 59985
December 2017
25.157
Satellite communications
82 FR 59985
December 2017
25.156
Satellite communications
82 FR 59985
December 2017
25.151
Satellite communications
82 FR 59985
December 2017
25.151
Satellite communications
82 FR 59985
December 2017
25.146
Satellite communications
82 FR 59985
December 2017
25.146
Satellite communications
82 FR 59985
December 2017
25.143
Satellite communications
82 FR 59985
December 2017
25.142
Satellite communications
82 FR 59984
December 2017
25.115
Satellite communications
82 FR 59984
December 2017
25.114
Satellite communications
82 FR 59984
December 2017
25.114
Satellite communications
82 FR 59984
December 2017
25.108
Satellite communications
82 FR 58758
December 2017
1.1320
Practice and procedure
82 FR 57884
December 2017
73.8000
Radio broadcast services
82 FR 57884
December 2017
73.6000
Radio broadcast services
82 FR 57884
December 2017
73.3544
Radio broadcast services
82 FR 57884
December 2017
73.3538
Radio broadcast services
82 FR 57883
December 2017
73.3527
Radio broadcast services
82 FR 57882
December 2017
73.761
Radio broadcast services
82 FR 57882
December 2017
73.3526
Radio broadcast services
82 FR 57882
December 2017
73.1400
Radio broadcast services
82 FR 57882
December 2017
73.14
Radio broadcast services
82 FR 57882
December 2017
73.1125
Radio broadcast services
82 FR 57882
December 2017
1.80
Practice and procedure
82 FR 57882
December 2017
1.1104
Practice and procedure
82 FR 56917
December 2017
64.1601
Miscellaneous rules relating to common carriers
82 FR 56917
December 2017
64.1601
Miscellaneous rules relating to common carriers
82 FR 56917
December 2017
64.1600
Miscellaneous rules relating to common carriers
82 FR 55772
December 2017
74.797
Experimental radio, auxiliary, special broadcast and other program distributional services
82 FR 55771
December 2017
73.3615
Radio broadcast services
82 FR 55331
December 2017
63.22
Extension of lines, new lines, and discontinuance, reduction, outage and impairment of service by common carriers; and grants of recognized private operating agency status
82 FR 55331
December 2017
63.21
Extension of lines, new lines, and discontinuance, reduction, outage and impairment of service by common carriers; and grants of recognized private operating agency status
82 FR 55331
December 2017
63.10
Extension of lines, new lines, and discontinuance, reduction, outage and impairment of service by common carriers; and grants of recognized private operating agency status
82 FR 55331
December 2017
43.82
Reports of communication common carriers and certain affiliates
82 FR 55331
December 2017
1.767
Practice and procedure
82 FR 55331
December 2017
0.457
Commission organization
82 FR 51165
November 2017
73.154
Radio broadcast services
82 FR 51165
November 2017
73.151
Radio broadcast services
82 FR 51162
November 2017
73.155
Radio broadcast services
82 FR 50838
October 2017
87.199
Aviation services
82 FR 50838
October 2017
101.139
Fixed microwave services
82 FR 50837
October 2017
87.147
Aviation services
82 FR 50837
October 2017
80.1103
Stations in the maritime services
82 FR 50837
October 2017
78.107
Cable television relay service
82 FR 50836
October 2017
74.661
Experimental radio, auxiliary, special broadcast and other program distributional services
82 FR 50836
October 2017
74.655
Experimental radio, auxiliary, special broadcast and other program distributional services
82 FR 50836
October 2017
74.637
Experimental radio, auxiliary, special broadcast and other program distributional services
82 FR 50836
October 2017
74.1250
Experimental radio, auxiliary, special broadcast and other program distributional services