47 CFR 95.601 - Basis and purpose.

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§ 95.601 Basis and purpose.

This section provides the technical standards to which each transmitter (apparatus that converts electrical energy received from a source into RF (radio frequency) energy capable of being radiated) used or intended to be used in a station authorized in any of the Personal Radio Services listed below must comply. This section also provides requirements for obtaining certification for such transmitters. The Personal Radio Services to which these rules apply are the GMRS (General Mobile Radio Service) - subpart A, the Family Radio Service (FRS) - subpart B, the R/C (Radio Control Radio Service) - subpart C, the CB (Citizens Band Radio Service) - subpart D, the Low Power Radio Service (LPRS) - subpart G, the Wireless Medical Telemetry Service (WMTS) - subpart H, the Medical Device Radiocommunication Service (MedRadio) - subpart I, the Multi-Use Radio Service (MURS) - subpart J, and Dedicated Short-Range Communications Service On-Board Units (DSRCS-OBUs) - subpart L.

[ 80 FR 36222, June 23, 2015]

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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 95 after this date.

  • 2017-02-27; vol. 82 # 37 - Monday, February 27, 2017
    1. 82 FR 11824 - Marine Radio Equipment and Related Matters
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      Final rule; announcement of effective date.
      The rule amendments to 47 CFR 80.233, 80.1061, 95.1402 and 95.1403, published at 81 FR 90739, December 15, 2016, are effective on February 27, 2017.
      47 CFR Parts 80 and 95