Ms. Marlene Dortch
Federal Communications Commission
445 12th Street, S.W.
Washington, D.C. 20554 VIA ECFS
RE: American Cable Association ("ACA"); Notice of Ex Parte Presentation; In the Matter of Establishment of a Digital Transition Quiet Period for Retransmission Consent; Filed in CS Docket No. 98-120 and MB Docket No. 07-148
Dear Ms. Dortch:
Pursuant to 47 C.F.R. § 1.1206(b), we electronically provide this notice of an ex parte presentation in the dockets listed above. On November 18, 2008, the following persons met with Rick Chessen, FCC Commissioner Michael Copps' Legal Advisor:
Matthew M. Polka, ACA, President and CEO
Ross J. Lieberman, ACA, Vice President of Government Affairs
Jeremy M. Kissel, Cinnamon Mueller, Outside Counsel to ACA
In the meeting, ACA reiterated its support for a "quiet period" that begins no later than December 31, 2008, and urged the Commission to promptly issue a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking on the matter.
Jeremy M. Kissel
cc: Rick Chessen (via email: Rick.Chessen@fcc.gov)
Matthew M. Polka
Ross J. Lieberman
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