Goto Section: 10.480 | 10.510 | Table of Contents

FCC 10.500
Revised as of September 1, 2021
Goto Year:2020 | 2022
  §  10.500   General requirements.

   Link to an amendment published at  86 FR 46790 , Aug. 20, 2021.

   WEA mobile device functionality is dependent on the capabilities of a
   Participating CMS Provider's delivery technologies. Mobile devices are
   required to perform the following functions:

   (a) Authentication of interactions with CMS Provider infrastructure.

   (b) Monitoring for Alert Messages.

   (c) Maintaining subscriber alert opt-out selections, if any.

   (d) Maintaining subscriber alert language preferences, if any.

   (e) Extraction of alert content in English or the subscriber's
   preferred language, if applicable.

   (f) Presentation of alert content to the device, consistent with
   subscriber opt-out selections. Presidential Alerts must always be

   (g) Detection and suppression of presentation of duplicate alerts.

   (h) Preservation of Alert Messages in a consumer-accessible format and
   location for at least 24 hours or until deleted by the subscriber.

   [ 73 FR 43117 , July 24, 2008, as amended at  78 FR 16808 , Mar. 19, 2013;
    83 FR 8623 , Feb. 28, 2018]


Goto Section: 10.480 | 10.510

Goto Year: 2020 | 2022
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