47 CFR 13.3 - Definitions.

§ 13.3 Definitions.

The definitions of terms used in part 13 are:

(a)COLEM. Commercial operator license examination manager.

(b)Commercial radio operator. A person holding a license or licenses specified in § 13.7(b).

(c)GMDSS. Global Maritime Distress and Safety System.

(d)FCC. Federal Communications Commission.

(e)International Morse Code. A dot-dash code as defined in International Telegraph and Telephone Consultative Committee (CCITT) Recommendation F.1 (1984), Division B, I. Morse code.

(f)ITU. International Telecommunication Union.

(g)PPC. Proof-of-Passing Certificate.

(h)Question pool. All current examination questions for a designated written examination element.

(i)Question set. A series of examination questions on a given examination selected from the current question pool.

(j)Radio Regulations. The latest ITURadio Regulations to which the United States is a party.

This is a list of United States Code sections, Statutes at Large, Public Laws, and Presidential Documents, which provide rulemaking authority for this CFR Part.

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United States Code
Statutes at Large

Title 47 published on 09-May-2017 04:29

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 47 CFR Part 13 after this date.

  • 2013-06-21; vol. 78 # 120 - Friday, June 21, 2013
    1. 78 FR 37474 - Commercial Radio Operators
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      Final rule; announcement of effective date.
      The amendments to 47 CFR 13.9, 13.13(c), 13.17(b), 13.211(e) and 13.217 published at 78 FR 23150, April 18, 2013 became effective June 7, 2013.
      47 CFR Part 13