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Radio and Television Broadcast Rules
47 CFR Part 73

The FCC itself does not keep a public database of its rule sections.  That task is performed by the Government Printing Office for most agencies.  These rules and regulations are compiled in the Code of Federal Regulations (CFR).  After October 1 of each year, the GPO compiles all the changes to, additions to, and deletions to the rules and republishes the Code of Federal Regulations with the updates.  This page links to the 2012 edition of the CFR.  When the 2013 edition is available electronically in spring 2014, this page will be updated.

Telecommunications falls under Title 47 of the CFR.  AM, FM, and TV broadcast stations fall under Part 73 of Title 47.  Additional rule sections pertaining to radio broadcasting are contained in Parts 0 and 1 of Title 47.  We have listed the individual rule sections in Part 73 that pertain to radio and television broadcasting.  Click on the TEXT or PDF icon preceding the rule section to retrieve it.  Related items on the FCC Web site may be listed in brackets [ ] to the right of the rule title.

Part 74 FM translator and FM booster rules are not included here but are contained on a separate FM translator and booster rule page.

AM, FM, and TV Rules including LPFM, Class A TV

Click on the Text or PDF images to retrieve a rule section. Related pages on the FCC Internet site may be listed to the right of the rule title, enclosed in brackets [ ].

  • Subpart A -- AM Broadcast Stations
  • Subpart B -- FM Broadcast Stations
  • Subpart C -- Digital Audio Broadcastind
  • Subpart D -- Noncommercial Educational Broadcast Stations
  • Subpart E -- Television Broadcast Stations
  • Subpart G -- Low Power FM Broadcast Stations (LPFM)
  • Subpart H -- Rules Applicable to All Broadcast Stations
  • Subpart I -- Competitive Bidding Procedures
  • Subpart J -- Class A Television Broadcast Stations
  • Subpart K -- Application and Selection Procedures on Reserved Noncommercial Educational Channels
  • Subpart L -- Incorporation by Reference

  • Subpart A -- AM Broadcast Stations
    TEXT PDF73.1 Scope.
    TEXT PDF73.14 AM broadcast definitions.
    TEXT PDF73.21 Classes of AM broadcast channels and stations.AM Classes ]
    TEXT PDF73.23 AM broadcast station applications affected by international agreements.
    TEXT PDF73.24 Broadcast facilities; showing required.
    TEXT PDF73.25 Clear channels; Class A, Class B and Class D stations.AM Classes ]
    TEXT PDF73.26 Regional channels; Class B and Class D stations.AM Classes ]
    TEXT PDF73.27 Local channels; Class C stations.AM Classes ]
    TEXT PDF73.28 Assignment of stations to channels.
    TEXT PDF73.29 Class C stations on regional channels.AM Classes ]
    TEXT PDF73.30 Petition for authorization of an allotment in the 1605-1705 kHz band.
    TEXT PDF73.31 Rounding of nominal power specified on applications.
    TEXT PDF73.33 Antenna systems; showing required.
    TEXT PDF73.35 Calculation of improvement factors.
    TEXT PDF73.37 Applications for broadcast facilities, showing required.
    TEXT PDF73.44 AM transmission system emission limitations.
    TEXT PDF73.45 AM antenna systems.
    TEXT PDF73.49 AM transmission system fencing requirements.
    TEXT PDF73.51 Determining operating power.
    TEXT PDF73.53 Requirements for authorization of antenna monitors.
    TEXT PDF73.54 Antenna resistance and reactance measurements.
    TEXT PDF73.57 Remote reading antenna and common point ammeters.
    TEXT PDF73.58 Indicating instruments.
    TEXT PDF73.61 AM directional antenna field strength measurements.
    TEXT PDF73.62 Directional antenna system tolerances.
    TEXT PDF73.68 Sampling systems for antenna monitors.Sampling Systems (1976) ] and
    Public Notice, 12/09/1985 ]
    TEXT PDF73.69 Antenna monitors.
    TEXT PDF73.72 Operating during the experimental period.
    TEXT PDF73.88 Blanketing interference.
    TEXT PDF73.99 Presunrise service authorization (PSRA) and postsunset service authorization (PSSA).
    TEXT PDF73.127 Use of multiplex transmission.
    TEXT PDF73.128 AM stereophonic broadcasting.
    TEXT PDF73.132 Territorial exclusivity.
    TEXT PDF73.150 Directional antenna systems.
    TEXT PDF73.151 Field strength measurements to establish performance of directional antennas.
    TEXT PDF73.152 Modification of directional antenna data.
    TEXT PDF73.153 Field strength measurements in support of applications or evidence at hearings.
    TEXT PDF73.154 AM directional antenna partial proof of performance measurements.
    TEXT PDF73.155 Periodic directional antenna performance verification.
    TEXT PDF73.157 Antenna testing during daytime.
    TEXT PDF73.158 Directional antenna monitoring points.
    TEXT PDF73.160 Vertical plane radiation characteristics, f(θ).
    TEXT PDF73.182 Engineering standards of allocation.
    TEXT PDF73.183 Groundwave signals.
    TEXT PDF73.184 Groundwave field strength graphs.Groundwave Field Strength Graphs ]
    TEXT PDF73.185 Computation of interfering signal.
    TEXT PDF73.186 Establishment of effective field at one kilometer.
    TEXT PDF73.187 Limitation on daytime radiation.
    TEXT PDF73.189 Minimum antenna heights or field strength requirements.
    TEXT PDF73.190 Engineering charts and related formulas.
    Subpart B -- FM Broadcast Stations
    TEXT PDF73.201 Numerical designation of FM broadcast channels.Frequency/Channel Conversions ]
    TEXT PDF73.202 Table of Allotments.
    TEXT PDF73.203 Availability of channels.
    TEXT PDF73.204 International agreements and other restrictions on use of channels.
    TEXT PDF73.205 Zones.
    TEXT PDF73.207 Minimum distance separation between stations.Spacing tables ]
    TEXT PDF73.208 Reference points and distance computations.
    TEXT PDF73.209 Protection from interference.
    TEXT PDF73.210 Station classes.FM Classes ]
    TEXT PDF73.211 Power and antenna height requirements.FMpower ]
    TEXT PDF73.212 Administrative changes in authorizations.
    TEXT PDF73.213 Grandfathered short-spaced stations.
    TEXT PDF73.215 Contour protection for short-spaced assignments.
    TEXT PDF73.220 Restrictions on use of channels.
    TEXT PDF73.232 Territorial exclusivity.
    TEXT PDF73.239 Use of common antenna site.
    TEXT PDF73.258 Indicating instruments.
    TEXT PDF73.267 Determining operating power.
    TEXT PDF73.277 Permissible transmissions.
    TEXT PDF73.293 Use of FM multiplex subcarriers.
    TEXT PDF73.295 FM subsidiary communications services.Subcarriers / SCA ]
    TEXT PDF73.297 FM stereophonic sound broadcasting.
    TEXT PDF73.310 FM technical definitions.
    TEXT PDF73.311 Field strength contours.
    TEXT PDF73.312 Topographic data.
    TEXT PDF73.313 Prediction of coverage.
    TEXT PDF73.314 Field strength measurements.
    TEXT PDF73.315 FM transmitter location.
    TEXT PDF73.316 FM antenna systems.
    TEXT PDF73.317 FM transmission system requirements.
    TEXT PDF73.318 FM blanketing interference.
    TEXT PDF73.319 FM multiplex subcarrier technical standards.
    TEXT PDF73.322 FM stereophonic sound transmission standards.
    TEXT PDF73.333 Engineering charts.Propagation Curves ]
    Subpart D -- Digital Audio Broadcastiing
    TEXT PDF73.401 Scope.
    TEXT PDF73.402 Definitions.
    TEXT PDF73.403 Digital audio broadcasting service requirements.
    TEXT PDF73.404 Interim hybrid IBOC DAB operation
    Subpart D -- Noncommercial Educational FM Broadcast Stations
    TEXT PDF73.501 Channels available for assignment.
    TEXT PDF73.503 Licensing requirements and service.
    TEXT PDF73.504 Channel assignments in the Mexican border area.
    TEXT PDF73.505 Zones.FM Classes ]
    TEXT PDF73.506 Classes of noncommercial educational FM stations and channels.
    TEXT PDF73.507 Minimum distance separations between stations.
    TEXT PDF73.508 Standards of good engineering practice.
    TEXT PDF73.509 Prohibited overlap.
    TEXT PDF73.510 Antenna systems.
    TEXT PDF73.511 Power and antenna height requirements.
    TEXT PDF73.512 Special procedures applicable to Class D noncommercial educational stations.
    TEXT PDF73.513 Noncommercial educational FM stations operating on unreserved channels.
    TEXT PDF73.514 Protection from interference.
    TEXT PDF73.515 NCE FM transmitter location.
    TEXT PDF73.525 TV Channel 6 protection.
    TEXT PDF73.558 Indicating instruments.
    TEXT PDF73.561 Operating schedule; time sharing.
    TEXT PDF73.567 Determining operating power.
    TEXT PDF73.593 Subsidiary communications services.
    TEXT PDF73.597 FM stereophonic sound broadcasting.
    TEXT PDF73.599 NCE-FM engineering charts.Section 73.599 graphs ]
    Subpart E -- Television Broadcast Stations
    TEXT PDF73.601 Scope of subpart.
    TEXT PDF73.602 Cross reference to rules in other parts.
    TEXT PDF73.603 Numerical designation of television channels.
    TEXT PDF73.606 Table of allotments.
    TEXT PDF73.607 Availability of channels.
    TEXT PDF73.609 Zones.
    TEXT PDF73.610 Minimum distance separations between stations.
    TEXT PDF73.611 Reference points and distance computations.
    TEXT PDF73.612 Protection from interference.
    TEXT PDF73.613 Protection of Class A TV stations.
    TEXT PDF73.614 Power and antenna height requirements.
    TEXT PDF73.615 Administrative changes in authorizations.
    TEXT PDF73.616 Post-transition DTV station interference protection.
    TEXT PDF73.621 Noncommercial educational TV stations.
    TEXT PDF73.622 Digital television table of allotments.
    TEXT PDF73.623 DTV applications and changes to DTV allotments.
    TEXT PDF73.624 Digital television broadcast stations.
    TEXT PDF73.625 DTV coverage of principal community and antenna system.
    TEXT PDF73.626 DTV distributed transmission systems.
    TEXT PDF73.635 Use of common antenna site.
    TEXT PDF73.641 Subscription TV definitions.
    TEXT PDF73.642 Subscription TV service.
    TEXT PDF73.643 Subscription TV operating requirements.
    TEXT PDF73.644 Subscription TV transmission systems.
    TEXT PDF73.646 Telecommunications Service on the Vertical Blanking Interval and in the Visual Signal.
    TEXT PDF73.653 Operation of TV aural and visual transmitters.
    TEXT PDF73.658 Affiliation agreements and network program practices; territorial exclusivity in non-network program arrangements.
    TEXT PDF73.664 Determining operating power.
    TEXT PDF73.665 Use of TV aural baseband subcarriers.
    TEXT PDF73.667 TV subsidiary communications services.
    TEXT PDF73.669 TV stereophonic aural and multiplex subcarrier operation.
    TEXT PDF73.670 Commercial limits in children's programs.
    TEXT PDF73.671 Educational and informational programming for children.
    TEXT PDF73.673 Public information initiatives regarding educational and informational programming for children.
    TEXT PDF73.674 Digital Television Transition Notices by broadcasters.
    TEXT PDF73.681 Definitions.
    TEXT PDF73.682 TV transmission standards.
    TEXT PDF73.683 Field strength contours and presumptive determination of field strength at individual locations.
    TEXT PDF73.684 Prediction of coverage.
    TEXT PDF73.685 Transmitter location and antenna system.
    TEXT PDF73.686 Field strength measurements.
    TEXT PDF73.687 Transmission system requirements.
    TEXT PDF73.688 Indicating instruments.
    TEXT PDF73.691 Visual modulation monitoring.
    TEXT PDF73.698 Tables.
    TEXT PDF73.699 TV engineering charts.Propagation Curves ]
    Subpart G -- Low Power FM Broadcast Stations (LPFM)
    TEXT PDF73.801 Broadcast regulations applicable to LPFM stations.
    TEXT PDF73.805 Availability of channels.
    TEXT PDF73.807 Minimum distance separation between stations. LPFM Channel Finder ]
    TEXT PDF73.808 Distance computations.
    TEXT PDF73.809 Interference protection to full service FM stations.
    TEXT PDF73.810 Third adjacent channel complaint and license modification procedure.
    TEXT PDF73.811 LPFM power and antenna height requirements.
    TEXT PDF73.812 Rounding of power and antenna heights.
    TEXT PDF73.813 Determination of antenna height above average terrain (HAAT).
    TEXT PDF73.816 Antennas.
    TEXT PDF73.825 Protection to reception of TV channel 6.
    TEXT PDF73.827 Interference to the input signals of FM translator or FM booster stations.
    TEXT PDF73.840 Operating power and mode tolerances.
    TEXT PDF73.845 Transmission system operation.
    TEXT PDF73.850 Operating schedule.
    TEXT PDF73.853 Licensing requirements and service.
    TEXT PDF73.854 Unlicensed operations.
    TEXT PDF73.855 Ownership limits.
    TEXT PDF73.858 Attribution of LPFM station interests.
    TEXT PDF73.860 Cross-ownership.
    TEXT PDF73.865 Assignment and transfer of LPFM authorizations.
    TEXT PDF73.870 Processing of LPFM broadcast station applications.
    TEXT PDF73.871 Amendment of LPFM broadcast station applications.
    TEXT PDF73.872 Selection procedure for mutually exclusive LPFM applications.
    TEXT PDF73.873 LPFM license period.
    TEXT PDF73.875 Modification of transmission systems.
    TEXT PDF73.877 Station logs for LPFM stations.
    TEXT PDF73.878 Station inspections by FCC; availability to FCC of station logs and records. Inspection Fact Sheet ]
    TEXT PDF73.879 Signal retransmission.
    TEXT PDF73.881 Equal employment opportunities.
    Subpart H -- Rules Applicable to All Broadcast Stations
    TEXT PDF73.1001 Scope.
    TEXT PDF73.1010 Cross reference to rules in other parts.
    TEXT PDF73.1015 Truthful written statements and responses to Commission inquiries and correspondence.
    TEXT PDF73.1020 Station license period.
    TEXT PDF73.1030 Notifications concerning interference to radio astronomy, research and receiving installations.
    TEXT PDF73.1120 Station location.
    TEXT PDF73.1125 Station main studio location.
    TEXT PDF73.1150 Transferring a station.
    TEXT PDF73.1201 Station identification.
    TEXT PDF73.1202 Retention of letters received from the public.
    TEXT PDF73.1206 Broadcast of telephone conversations.
    TEXT PDF73.1207 Rebroadcasts.
    TEXT PDF73.1208 Broadcast of taped, filmed, or recorded material.
    TEXT PDF73.1209 References to time.
    TEXT PDF73.1210 TV/FM dual-language broadcasting in Puerto Rico.
    TEXT PDF73.1211 Broadcast of lottery information.
    TEXT PDF73.1212 Sponsorship identification; list retention; related requirements.
    TEXT PDF73.1213 Antenna structure, marking and lighting.
    TEXT PDF73.1215 Specifications for indicating instruments.
    TEXT PDF73.1216 Licensee-conducted contests.
    TEXT PDF73.1217 Broadcast hoaxes.
    TEXT PDF73.1225 Station inspections by FCC.Inspection Fact Sheet ]
    TEXT PDF73.1226 Availability to FCC of station logs and records.
    TEXT PDF73.1230 Posting of station license.
    TEXT PDF73.1250 Broadcasting emergency information.
    TEXT PDF73.1300 Unattended station operation.Unattended Operation ]
    TEXT PDF73.1350 Transmission system operation.
    TEXT PDF73.1400 Transmission system monitoring and control. Unattended Operation ]
    TEXT PDF73.1510 Experimental authorizations.
    TEXT PDF73.1515 Special field test authorizations.
    TEXT PDF73.1520 Operation for tests and maintenance.
    TEXT PDF73.1530 Portable test stations [Definition].
    TEXT PDF73.1540 Carrier frequency measurements.
    TEXT PDF73.1545 Carrier frequency departure tolerances.
    TEXT PDF73.1560 Operating power and mode tolerances.
    TEXT PDF73.1570 Modulation levels: AM, FM, TV and Class A TV aural.
    TEXT PDF73.1580 Transmission system inspections.
    TEXT PDF73.1590 Equipment performance measurements.
    TEXT PDF73.1610 Equipment tests.
    TEXT PDF73.1615 Operation during modification of facilities.
    TEXT PDF73.1620 Program tests.
    TEXT PDF73.1635 Special temporary authorizations (STA).
    TEXT PDF73.1650 International agreements.
    TEXT PDF73.1660 Acceptability of broadcast transmitters.
    TEXT PDF73.1665 Main transmitters.
    TEXT PDF73.1670 Auxiliary transmitters.
    TEXT PDF73.1675 Auxiliary antennas.
    TEXT PDF73.1680 Emergency antennas.
    TEXT PDF73.1690 Modification of transmission systems.
    TEXT PDF73.1692 Broadcast station construction near or installation on an AM broadcast tower.
    TEXT PDF73.1695 Changes in transmission standards.
    TEXT PDF73.1700 Broadcast day.
    TEXT PDF73.1705 Time of operation.
    TEXT PDF73.1710 Unlimited time.
    TEXT PDF73.1715 Share time.
    TEXT PDF73.1720 Daytime.
    TEXT PDF73.1725 Limited time.
    TEXT PDF73.1730 Specified hours.
    TEXT PDF73.1735 AM station operation pre-sunrise and post-sunset.
    TEXT PDF73.1740 Minimum operating schedule.
    TEXT PDF73.1745 Unauthorized operation.
    TEXT PDF73.1750 Discontinuance of operation.
    TEXT PDF73.1800 General requirements related to the station log.
    TEXT PDF73.1820 Station log.
    TEXT PDF73.1835 Special technical records.
    TEXT PDF73.1840 Retention of logs.
    TEXT PDF73.1870 Chief operators.
    TEXT PDF73.1940 Legally qualified candidates for public office.
    TEXT PDF73.1941 Equal opportunities.
    TEXT PDF73.1942 Candidate rates.
    TEXT PDF73.1943 Political file.
    TEXT PDF73.1944 Reasonable access.
    TEXT PDF73.2080 Equal employment opportunities (EEO).Media Bureau's EEO Page ]
    TEXT PDF73.2090 Ban on discrimination in broadcast transactions.
    TEXT PDF73.3500 Application and report forms.
    TEXT PDF73.3511 Applications required.
    TEXT PDF73.3512 Where to file; number of copies.
    TEXT PDF73.3513 Signing of applications.
    TEXT PDF73.3514 Content of applications.
    TEXT PDF73.3516 Specification of facilities.
    TEXT PDF73.3517 Contingent applications.
    TEXT PDF73.3518 Inconsistent or conflicting applications.
    TEXT PDF73.3519 Repetitious applications.
    TEXT PDF73.3520 Multiple applications.
    TEXT PDF73.3521 Mutually exclusive applications for low power television, television translators and television booster stations.
    TEXT PDF73.3522 Amendment of applications.
    TEXT PDF73.3523 Dismissal of applications in renewal proceedings.
    TEXT PDF73.3525 Agreements for removing application conflicts.
    TEXT PDF73.3526 Local public inspection file of commercial stations.
    TEXT PDF73.3527 Local public inspection file of noncommercial educational stations.
    TEXT PDF73.3533 Application for construction permit or modification of construction permit.
    TEXT PDF73.3536 Application for license to cover construction permit.
    TEXT PDF73.3537 Application for license to use former main antenna as an auxiliary.
    TEXT PDF73.3538 Application to make changes in an existing station.
    TEXT PDF73.3539 Application for renewal of license.
    TEXT PDF73.3540 Application for voluntary assignment or transfer of control.
    TEXT PDF73.3541 Application for involuntary assignment of license or transfer of control.
    TEXT PDF73.3542 Application for emergency authorization.
    TEXT PDF73.3543 Application for renewal or modification of special service authorization.
    TEXT PDF73.3544 Application to obtain a modified station license.
    TEXT PDF73.3545 Application for permit to deliver programs to foreign stations.
    TEXT PDF73.3549 Requests for extension of time to operate without required monitors, indicating instruments, and EAS encoders and decoders.
    TEXT PDF73.3550 Requests for new or modified call sign assignments.
    TEXT PDF73.3555 Multiple ownership.
    TEXT PDF73.3556 Duplication of programming on commonly owned or time brokered stations.
    TEXT PDF73.3561 Staff consideration of applications requiring Commission action.
    TEXT PDF73.3562 Staff consideration of applications not requiring action by the Commission.
    TEXT PDF73.3564 Acceptance of applications.
    TEXT PDF73.3566 Defective applications.
    TEXT PDF73.3568 Dismissal of applications.
    TEXT PDF73.3571 Processing of AM broadcast station applications.
    TEXT PDF73.3572 Processing of TV broadcast, Class A TV broadcast, low power TV, TV translators, and TV booster applications.
    TEXT PDF73.3573 Processing FM broadcast station applications.
    TEXT PDF73.3574 Processing of international broadcast station applications.
    TEXT PDF73.3578 Amendments to applications for renewal, assignment or transfer of control.
    TEXT PDF73.3580 Local public notice of filing of broadcast applications.
    TEXT PDF73.3584 Procedure for filing petitions to deny.
    TEXT PDF73.3587 Procedure for filing informal objections.
    TEXT PDF73.3588 Dismissal of petitions to deny or withdrawal of informal objections.
    TEXT PDF73.3589 Threats to file petitions to deny or informal objections.
    TEXT PDF73.3591 Grants without hearing.
    TEXT PDF73.3592 Conditional grant.
    TEXT PDF73.3593 Designation for hearing.
    TEXT PDF73.3594 Local public notice of designation for hearing.
    TEXT PDF73.3597 Procedures on transfer and assignment applications.
    TEXT PDF73.3598 Period of construction.
    TEXT PDF73.3601 Simultaneous modification and renewal of license.
    TEXT PDF73.3603 Special waiver procedure relative to applications.
    TEXT PDF73.3605 Retention of applications in hearing status after designation for hearing.
    TEXT PDF73.3612 Annual employment report.
    TEXT PDF73.3613 Filing of contracts.
    TEXT PDF73.3615 Ownership reports.
    TEXT PDF73.3617 Information available on the Internet.
    TEXT PDF73.3700 Channel sharing.
    TEXT PDF73.3999 Enforcement of 18 U.S.C. 1464 (restrictions on the transmission of obscene and indecent material).
    TEXT PDF73.4000 Listing of FCC policies.
    TEXT PDF73.4005 Advertising--refusal to sell.
    TEXT PDF73.4015 Applications for AM and FM construction permits, incomplete or defective.
    TEXT PDF73.4017 Application processing: Commercial FM stations.
    TEXT PDF73.4045 Barter agreements.
    TEXT PDF73.4050 Children's TV programs.
    TEXT PDF73.4055 Cigarette advertising.
    TEXT PDF73.4060 Citizens agreements.
    TEXT PDF73.4075 Commercials, loud.
    TEXT PDF73.4082 Comparative broadcast hearings--specialized programming formats.
    TEXT PDF73.4091 Direct broadcast satellites.
    TEXT PDF73.4094 Dolby encoder.Public Notice, July 10, 1974 ]
    TEXT PDF73.4095 Drug lyrics.
    TEXT PDF73.4097 EBS (now EAS) attention signals on automated programing systems. EAS ]
    TEXT PDF73.4099 Financial qualifications, certification of.
    TEXT PDF73.4100 Financial qualifications; new AM and FM stations.
    TEXT PDF73.4101 Financial qualifications, TV stations.
    TEXT PDF73.4102 FAA communications, broadcast of.
    TEXT PDF73.4104 FM assignment policies and procedures.
    TEXT PDF73.4107 FM broadcast assignments, increasing availability of.
    TEXT PDF73.4108 FM transmitter site map submissions. Public Notice, April 5, 1985 ]
    TEXT PDF73.4110 Format changes of stations.Entertainment Formats, Docket 20862 and FCC v. WNCN Listeners Guild, 450 U.S. 582 (1981). ]
    TEXT PDF73.4135 Interference to TV reception by FM stations.
    TEXT PDF73.4140 Minority ownership; tax certificates and distress sales.
    TEXT PDF73.4154 Network/AM, FM station affiliation agreements.
    TEXT PDF73.4157 Network signals which adversely affect affiliate broadcast service.
    TEXT PDF73.4163 Noncommercial nature of educational broadcast stations.Excerpt from 4/11/1986 Public Notice and related documents ]
    TEXT PDF73.4165 Obscene language.EB Obscenity Page ]
    TEXT PDF73.4170 Obscene broadcasts.EB Obscenity Page ]
    TEXT PDF73.4180 Payment disclosure: Payola, plugola, kickbacks.
    TEXT PDF73.4185 Political broadcasting and telecasting, the law of.
    TEXT PDF73.4190 Political candidate authorization notice and sponsorship identification.
    TEXT PDF73.4195 Political advertising by UHF translators.
    TEXT PDF73.4210 Procedure Manual: 'The Public and Broadcasting'.Revised 'Public and Broadcasting' ]
    TEXT PDF73.4215 Program matter: Supplier identification.Public Notice, June 1, 1973 ]
    TEXT PDF73.4242 Sponsorship identification rules, applicability of.
    TEXT PDF73.4246 Stereophonic pilot subcarrier use during monophonic programming.Report and Order, Docket 19571 ]
    TEXT PDF73.4247 STV: Competing applications.
    TEXT PDF73.4250 Subliminal perception.
    TEXT PDF73.4255 Tax certificates: Issuance of.
    TEXT PDF73.4260 Teaser announcements.Public Notice, June 1, 1962 ]
    TEXT PDF73.4265 Telephone conversation broadcasts (network and like sources).
    TEXT PDF73.4266 Tender offer and proxy statements.
    TEXT PDF73.4267 Time brokerage.
    TEXT PDF73.4275 Tone clusters; audio attention-getting devices.Public Notice, July 2, 1976 ]
    TEXT PDF73.4280 Character evaluation of broadcast applicants.
    Subpart I -- Procedures for Competitive Bidding and for NCE applications in Non-Reserved Channels
    TEXT PDF73.5000 Services subject to competitive bidding.
    TEXT PDF73.5002 Application and certification procedures; return of mutually exclusive applications not subject to competitive bidding procedures; prohibition of collusion.
    TEXT PDF73.5003 Submission of full payments.
    TEXT PDF73.5005 Filing of long-form applications.
    TEXT PDF73.5006 Filing of petitions to deny against long-form applications.
    TEXT PDF73.5007 Designated entity provisions.
    TEXT PDF73.5008 Definitions applicable for designated entity provisions.
    TEXT PDF73.5009 Assignment or transfer of control.
    Subpart J -- Class A Television Broadcast Stations
    TEXT PDF73.6000 Definitions.
    TEXT PDF73.6001 Eligibility and service requirements.
    TEXT PDF73.6002 Licensing requirements.
    TEXT PDF73.6006 Channel assignments.
    TEXT PDF73.6007 Power limitations.
    TEXT PDF73.6008 Distance computations.
    TEXT PDF73.6010 Class A TV station protected contour.
    TEXT PDF73.6011 Protection of TV broadcast stations.
    TEXT PDF73.6012 Protection of Class A TV, low power TV and TV translator stations.
    TEXT PDF73.6013 Protection of DTV stations.
    TEXT PDF73.6014 Protection of digital Class A TV stations.
    TEXT PDF73.6016 Digital Class A TV station protection of TV broadcast stations.
    TEXT PDF73.6017 Digital Class A TV station protection of Class A TV, low power TV, and TV translator stations.
    TEXT PDF73.6018 Digital Class A TV station protection of DTV stations.
    TEXT PDF73.6019 Digital Class A TV station protection of digital Class A TV stations.
    TEXT PDF73.6020 Protection of stations in the land mobile radio service.
    TEXT PDF73.6022 Negotiated interference and relocation agreements.
    TEXT PDF73.6023 Distributed transmission systems.
    TEXT PDF73.6024 Transmission standards and system requirements.
    TEXT PDF73.6025 Antenna system and station location.
    TEXT PDF73.6026 Broadcast regulations applicable to Class A television stations.
    TEXT PDF73.6027 Class A TV notifications concerning interference to radio astronomy, research and receiving installations.
    Subpart K -- Application and Selection Procedures on Reserved Noncommercial Educational FM Broadcast Channels
    TEXT PDF73.7000 Definition of terms (as used in subpart K only).
    TEXT PDF73.7001 Services subject to evaluation by point system.
    TEXT PDF73.7002 Fair distribution of service on reserved band FM channels.
    TEXT PDF73.7003 Point system selection procedures.
    TEXT PDF73.7004 Petitions to deny tentative selectee(s).
    TEXT PDF73.7005 Holding period.
    Subpart L -- Incorporated Standards
    TEXT PDF73.8000 Incorporation by reference.

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