By this action, the Commission under takes the final step in the channel election process established in its Second DTV Periodic Report and Order and begins the final stage of the transition of the nation’s broad cast television system from analog to digital television (“DTV”). Specifically,in this Seventh Further Notice of Proposed Rule Making (“Notice” or “Seventh FNPRM”), the Commission proposes a new DTV Table of Allotments (“DTVTable”), providing all eligible stations with channels for DTV operations after the DTV transition. Continue reading “The Commission proposed a new DTV Table of Allotments, providing all eligible stations with channels for DTV operations after the DTV transition. (Dkt No. 87-268).”
The Media Bureau announces that it will not accept FM commercial and noncommercial educational (NCE) minor change applications during the Auction No.68 Form 175 application filing window. This window will open on November 6, 2006, and close on November 13, 2006. The Media Bureau also announces a freeze, effective immediately, on the filing of counter proposals in proceedings to amend the FM Table of Allotments where such counter proposals propose a change in channel, class, and/or reference coordinates for any of the nine vacant non-reserved band FM allotments scheduled for Auction No.68. Continue reading “AUCTION NO. 68 FREEZES ANNOUNCED FOR FM MINOR CHANGE APPLICATIONS AND CERTAIN FM TABLE OF ALLOTMENTS RULEMAKING FILINGS.
(DA No. 06-1927).”