MEDIA BUREAU MODIFIES PRESUNRISE AND POSTSUNSET AUTHORIZATIONS FOR AM RADIO STATIONS.

As a result of the enactment of the US Energy Policy Act of 2005, Daylight Saving Time (“DST”) will begin on the second Sunday in March and end on the first Sunday in November. The earlier start date and later termination date for DST will impact all AM licensees operating pursuant to a Presunrise Service Authorization (“PSRA”) and/or a Postsunset Service Authorization (“PSSA”). This Public Notice provides guidance for affected licensees.

Please see the attached files for more information…

Note:See also the March 7, 2007 FCC Public Notice reversing this notification.

Attachments:

Public Notice (Superceeded on March 7th by PN below) [104 KB PDF]
March 7, 2007 Public Notice reversing this notice [91 KB PDF]