The FCC issued this Notice of Proposed Rulemaking that proposes to create a new “replacement” digital television translator service to permit full-service television stations to continue providing service to viewers within portions of their co

The NPRM seeks comment on how to implement this new service and tentatively conclude that it should be subject to all other rules for television translators regarding secondary frequency use, application filing and processing, construction and operation.The FCC announces interim filing procedures to begin acceptance of applications for replacement translators and the authorization of temporary facilities.

See the attached PDFs for additional information.


Notice of Proposed Rulemaking [164 KB PDF]