Media Bureau Announces Effective Date Of New Local Public Notice Rules

Effective Date of Modified Section 73.3580 and Other Rules is October 30, 2020.

On May 13, 2020, the FCC released a Second Report and Order in its proceeding to modernize and revise the local public notice rules for broadcast application filings. The rule revisions streamline and standardize the requirements for on-air and written notice of applications. The Public Notice Second R&O revised sections 73.3580 and 73.3594 of the Commission’s rules, and also made conforming amendments to several other rule sections. See Public Notice and Report and Order for full details.


Public Notice [114 KB PDF]