47 CFR 73.311 - Field strength contours.

§ 73.311 Field strength contours.
(a) Applications for FM broadcast authorizations must show the field strength contours required by FCC Form 301 or FCC Form 340, as appropriate.
(b) The field strength contours provided for in this section shall be considered for the following purposes only:
(1) In the estimation of coverage resulting from the selection of a particular transmitter site by an applicant for an FM broadcast station.
(2) In connection with problems of coverage arising out of application of § 73.3555.
(3) In determining compliance with § 73.315(a) concerning the minimum field strength to be provided over the principal community to be served.
(4) In determining compliance with § 73.215 concerning contour protection.
[28 FR 13623, Dec. 14, 1963, as amended at 31 FR 10126, July 27, 1966; 32 FR 11471, Aug. 9, 1967; 52 FR 10570, Apr. 2, 1987; 54 FR 9802, Mar. 8, 1989]
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Title 47 published on 2015-10-01

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 47 CFR Part 73 after this date.

  • 2015-12-02; vol. 80 # 231 - Wednesday, December 2, 2015
    1. 80 FR 75431 - Expanding the Economic and Innovation Opportunities of Spectrum Through Incentive Auctions
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      47 CFR 1.2204(a), (c), (d)(3), and (d)(5) and 73.3700(h)(4) and (6) and FCC Form 177, Application to Participate in a Reverse Incentive Auction, published at 79 FR 48442, August 15, 2014, are effective on December 2, 2015.
      47 CFR Parts 1 and 73