Effective immediately, the Media Bureau announces a freeze on the filing of applications for new digital low power television (LPTV) and TV translator stations and major changes to existing analog and digital LPTV and TV translator facilities in so-called “rural areas.”
Month: October 2010
Media Bureau Announces Comment and Reply Comment Dates for the LPDTV Transition Further Notice of Proposed Rulemaking
The Media Bureau announces that the Further Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (“FNPRM”) to consider issues that need to be resolved to complete the low power television station digital transition was published in the Federal Register October 18, 2010 starting the pleading cycle for the LPDTV Transition FNPRM, MB Docket No. 03-185. Accordingly, comments are due on Friday, December 17, 2010, and reply comments are due on Tuesday, January 18, 2011.