FCC Seeks Comments on Standard for Wireless Hearing Aid Compatibility

December 7, 2011 in Uncategorized
FCC Releases Notice of Proposed RulemakingComments Sought on Updated Technical Standard for Wireless Hearing Aid Compatibility

On November 1, the FCC released a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking proposing to adopt an updated technical standard for wireless hearing aid compatibility.  The new standard will allow hearing aid compatibility requirements to be extended to a range of new technologies and will allow for more accurate measurement of hearing aid interference.  Comments will be due 30 days after the NPRM is published in the Federal Register, and replies 15 days later.

NPRM in WORD:

http://transition.fcc.gov/Daily_Releases/Daily_Business/2011/db1101/DA-11-1707A1.doc

NPRM in PDF:

http://transition.fcc.gov/Daily_Releases/Daily_Business/2011/db1101/DA-11-1707A1.pdf

NPRM in TXT:

http://transition.fcc.gov/Daily_Releases/Daily_Business/2011/db1101/DA-11-1707A1.txt

Thanks to AccessInfo, FCC