Communications Assistance for Law Enforcement Act and Broadband Access and Services
Federal Register, December 27, 2006, Page 77625
Federal Communications Commission
Final rule, announcement of effective date
The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) received Office of Management and Budget (OMB) approval on December 12, 2006 for new public information collection requirements contained in the FCC's Communications Assistance for Law Enforcement Act and Broadband Access and Services, Second Report and Order and Memorandum Opinion and Order (CALEA Second Report and Order) in 71 FR 38091, July 5, 2006, OMB Control Number 3060-0809, pursuant to the requirements of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, Public Law 104-13. An agency may not conduct or
sponsor and a person is not required to respond to a collection of information unless it displays a currently valid control number.
The CALEA Second Report and Order noted that the effective date for the new CALEA information collection requirements was subject to Office of Management and Budget (OMB) approval. OMB granted its approval on December 12, 2006. Accordingly, (1) an attesting letter for pending CALEA section 107(c)(1) petitions currently on file with the FCC must be filed by February 12, 2007; (2) compliance monitoring reports (FCC Form 445) must be filed by February 12, 2007; (3) system security and integrity (SSI) plans for providers of facilities-based broadband internet access and interconnected Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) services must be filed by March 12, 2007.
The rules for Sections 1.20004 and 1.20005 published at 71 FR 38091, July 5, 2006, are effective December 12, 2006.
Thomas J. Beers, Public Safety and Homeland Security Bureau, Policy Division, 445 12th Street, SW., Washington, DC 20554, at (202) 418-0952.