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Newsletter Archive

2020

January – Inside: FM Auction Filing Window Jan. 29 – Feb. 11; Ownership Rules Reinstated; Ownership Reports Due Jan. 31; and more…

2019

December – Inside: All-Digital Proposal for AM; Broadcasters Seek Reconsideration of Political File Order; Radio Program Duplication Restrictions Under Scrutiny; and more…

November – Inside: Political File Requirements Clarified; Next FM Auction April 28, 2020; Mandatory Access to Antenna Sites Under Review; and more…

October – Inside: Court Vacates Ownership Dereg and Incubator Decisions; FCC Proposes Simplification of Public File Notices; Ownership Filing Window Postponed; and more…

September – Inside: New KidVid Rules Start 9/16; Regulatory Fees Due 9/24; Snapshot of Biennial Ownership Report Due 10/1; and more…

August – Inside: Procedures set for LPTV and FM repack reimbursement; New translator interference rules now effective; Modernization proposed for MVPD notices to stations; and more…

July – Inside: Kidvid rules modernized; FCC to review EEO; Nationwide EAS test Aug. 7; FCC accepting incubator proposals; and more…

June – Inside: Next national EAS test Aug. 7; FCC accepting next gen TV license apps; DOJ to review ASCAP, BMI consent decrees; and more…

May – Inside: Higher regulatory fees proposed for 2019; New rules for FM translator interference; FCC solicits more C-Band comments; and more…

April – Inside: Broadcaster calls for all-digital AM; C-Band Earth station certificates dues 5/28; WJDF has licensed revoked by FCC; First amendment protects sports commentators; and more…

March – Inside: EEO mid-term reports abolished; Repack $ set for LPTV and FMs; FCC studying ratings system; and more…

February – Inside: FCC reports on repack; unlicensed LPTV gets max fine; Media Bureau seeks input on video description; and more…

January – Inside: FCC looks to eliminate mid-term EEO reports; Non-Com app processing up for review; license posting rules abolished; and more…

 

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