Memos, Resources

Memo: Supply Chain Data Collection (SCDC) Annual Report Due

April 7, 2022

All broadband providers must file by May 5, 2022.

The Secure and Trusted Communications Networks Act of 2019 established the requirement for providers of Advanced Communications Services to report and certify annually information regarding purchasing, renting or leasing any equipment from the FCC’s covered list of equipment or services that are deemed to pose a threat to national security interests.

All providers of Advanced Communication Services must file. These services are defined as any high-speed, switched, broadband telecommunications capability that enables users to originate and receive high-quality voice, data, graphics, and video telecommunications using any technology with connection speeds of at least 200 kbps in either direction.

Download the full memo for additional information on who must file, how the report is completed, and when the report is due.

VPS Memo – Supply Chain Data Collection

For more information or if you would like VPS guidance, please contact:

Dereck DeVries at (605) 995-1762

Courtney Spears at (830) 895-7221

Tammie Herrlein at (605) 990-1861

Troy Eilts at (605) 995-1830

Mikaela Burma, JD at (605) 995-1742