Scheme Nickname: 
Accessibility of telecommunications equipment & services to persons with disabilities

This scheme involves complaints brought before the Telecommunications Consumers Division ("TCD") of the FCC. Cases are first heard and decided by a hearing officer at the TCD. Dissatisfied parties may apply for review of a TCD decision to the Commission. Cases within this scheme primarily involve formal complaints related to the accessibility of telecommunications equipment and services to persons with disabilities.

Adjudication Levels: 
LevelName of OfficeSub-Agency/Bureau/Division:Are administrative appeals permitted from final decisions at this stage?
Hearing Level
Telecommunications Consumers Division
Yes (All Types of Cases)
Appeal Level 1
Types of Adjudication: 
Type B
Verified by Agency: 
Not verified
Is this a Major Adjudication: