47 CFR 74.791 - Digital call signs.

§ 74.791 Digital call signs.

(a)Digital low power stations. Call signs for digital low power stations will be made up of a prefix consisting of the initial letter K or W followed by the channel number assigned to the station and two additional letters and a suffix consisting of the letters −D.

(b)Digital television translator stations. Call signs for digital television translator stations will be made up of a prefix consisting of the initial letter K or W followed by the channel number assigned to the station and two additional letters and a suffix consisting of the letter −D.

(c)Digital low power television stations and Class A television stations. Digital low power television and Class A television stations may be assigned a call sign with a four-letter prefix pursuant to § 73.3550 of the Commission's rules. Digital low power stations with four-letter prefixes will be assigned the suffix −LD and digital Class A stations with four-letter prefixes will be assigned the suffix −CD.

[ 69 FR 69335, Nov. 29, 2004]

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Title 47 published on 06-Feb-2018 04:06

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 47 CFR Part 74 after this date.

  • 2018-02-08; vol. 83 # 27 - Thursday, February 8, 2018
    1. 83 FR 5543 - Deletion of Rules Made Obsolete by the Digital Television Transition
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      Final rule.
      These rule revisions are effective on February 8, 2018.
      47 CFR Parts 27, 54, 73, 74, and 76

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