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Title 47—Telecommunication

(This book contains Parts 70 to 79)

CHAPTER

FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS
COMMISSION

(Continued)
(Parts 70 to 79)

SUBCHAPTER C-BROADCAST RADIO SERVICES

Part 70_72 [Reserved] 73 Radio broadcast services. 74 Experimental, auxiliary, and special broadcast and other program distribu

tional services.
76 Cable television service.

Cable television relay service.
[Reserved]

CROSS REFERENCES:

Excise taxes on radio and television sets: Internal Revenue, 26 CFR Part 48.
Excise taxes on communications services and facilities: Internal Revenue, 26 CFR Part 49.
Tax on gain from sale or exchange of radio broadcasting stations to effectuate policies of

FCC: Internal Revenue, 26 CFR 1.1071.
Federal financial assistance for noncommercial educational television broadcast facilities:

Department of Health, Education, and Welfare, General Administration, Public Welfare: 45 CFR, Part 60.

SUPPLEMENTAL PUBLICATIONS:

Annual Reports of the Federal Communications Commission to Congress.
Federal Communications Commission Reports of Orders and Decisions.
Communications Act of 1934 (with amendments and index thereto), Recap. Version to

January 1969, Packets No. 1 through 5.
Statistics of Communications Common Carriers, 1969.

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MISCELLANEOUS PUBLICATIONS:
Study Guide and Reference Material for Commercial Radio Operator Examinations, May

1955 edition. Figure M-3, Estimated AM Ground Conductivity of the United States (set of two maps).

Sec.

SUBCHAPTER C—BROADCAST RADIO SERVICES
PARTS 70-72 [RESERVED]

73.47 Equipment performance measure-
PART 73-RADIO BROADCAST

ments.

73.48 Acceptability of broadcast transmit-
SERVICES

ters for licensing.
Subpart A-Standard Broadcast Stations 73.49 Requirements for approval of fre-

quency monitors.

DEFINITIONS

73.50 Requirements for approval of modu-

Sec.

lation monitors.

73.1 Standard broadcast station.

73.2 Standard broadcast band.

TECHNICAL OPERATION

73.3 Standard broadcast channel.

73.51 Antenna input power; how deter-

73.4 Dominant station.

mined.

73.5 Secondary station.

73.52 Antenna input power; maintenance

73.6 Daytime.

of.

73.7 Nighttime.

73.54 Antenna resistance and reactance:

73.8 Sunrise and sunset.

how determined.

73.9 Broadcast day.

73.55 Modulation.

73.10 Experimental period.

73.56 Modulation monitors.

78.11 Service areas.

73.58 Indicating instruments.

73.12 Portable transmitter.

73.59 Frequency tolerance.

73.14 Technical definitions.

73.60 Frequency monitor.

79.15 NARBA and the U.S./Mexican Agree 73.61 New equipment; restrictions.

ment.

73.62 Automatic frequency control equip-

ADMINISTRATIVE PROCEDURE

ment; authorization required.

73.63

73.17 Cross reference.

Auxiliary transmitter.

73.64

73.18 Notification of filing of applications.

Alternate main transmitters.

73.65 Antenna structure, marking and

ALLOCATION OF FACILITIES; AUTHORIZATIONS

lighting.

73.21 Classes of standard broadcast chan.

REMOTE CONTROL

nels and station.

73.22 Assignment of Class II-A stations.

73.66 Remote control authorization.

73.23 Time of operation of the several

73.67 Remote control operation.

73.68 Remote control renewal application.

classes of stations.

73.24 Broadcast facilities; showing re-

OPERATION

73.71 Minimum operating schedule.

73.25 Clear channels; Classes I and II sta-

73.72 Operation during experimental pe-

tions.

riod.

73.26 Regional channels; Classes III-A and

73.73 Specified hours.

III-B stations.

73.74 Sharing time.

73.27

Local channels; Class IV stations.

73.76 Sharing time; experimental period.

73.28 Assignment of stations to channels.

73.77 Sharing time; departure from regu-

73.29 Class IV stations on regional chan-

lar schedule.

nels.

73.78 Sharing time stations; notification to

73.30 Station location and program origi-

Commission.

nation.

Authority to move main studio.

73.79

73.31

License to specify sunrise and sun-

set hours.

73.32 Special experimental authorizations.

73.80 Secondary station; filing of operat-

73.33 Antenna systems; showing required.

ing schedule.

73.34 Normal license period.

73.81 Secondary station; failure to reach

73.35 Multiple ownership

agreement.

73.36 Special field test authorization.

73.82

Departure from schedule; material
73.37 Minimum separation between sta-

violation.

tions; prohibited overlap.

73.83 Reference to time.

73.38 Limited time operation.

73.87 Time and modes of program trans-

EQUIPMENT

mission.

73.39 Indicating instruments - specifica 73.88 Blanketing interference.

tions.

73.89 Use of frequency and modulation

73.40 Transmitter; design, construction,

monitors at auxiliary transmitters.

and safety of life requirements. 73.91 Discontinuance of operation.

73.41 Maximum rated carrier power; toler 73.92 Station and operator licenses; post-

ances.

ing of.

73.42 Maximum rated carrier power; how 73.93 Operator requirements.

determined.

73.95 Equipment tests.

73.43 Changes in equipment; authority for. 73.96 Program tests.

73.44 Other changes in equipment.

73.97 Station inspection.

73.45 Radiating system.

73.98 Operation during emergency.

73.46 Transmitter.

73.99 Presunrise service authority.

quired.

OTHER OPERATING REQUIREMENTS

Sec.

73.111 General requirements relating to

logs.

73.112 Program log.

73.113 Operating log.

73.114 Maintenance log.

73.115 Retention of logs.

73.116 Availability of logs and records.

73.117 Station identification.

73.118 Mechanical reproductions.

73.119 Sponsored programs; announcement

of.

73.120 Broadcasts by candidates for public

office.

73.121 Rebroadcast.

73.122 Lotteries.

73.123 Personal attacks; political editorials

73.124 Fraudulent billing practices.

73.125 Equal employment opportunities.

73.126 Broadcast of telephone conversations.

LICENSING POLICIES

73.131 Exclusive affiliation of station.

73.132 Territorial exclusivity.

73.133 Term of affiliation.

73.134 Option time.

73.135 Right to reject programs.

73.136 Network ownership of stations.

73.137 Dual network operation.

73.138 Control by networks of station rates.

73.139 Special rules relating to contracts

providing for reservation of time

upon sale of a station.

DATA AND MEASUREMENTS

73.150 Directional antenna system.

73.151 Field strength measurements to es-

tablish performance of directional

antennas.

73.152 Modification of directional antenna

data.

73.153 Field intensity measurements in

support of applications or evidence

at hearings.

STANDARD BROADCAST TECHNICAL STANDARDS

73.181 Introduction.

73.182 Engineering standards of allocation.

73.183 Groundwave signals.

73.184 Groundwave field intensity charts.

73.185 Computation of interfering signal.

73.186 Field intensity measurements in allo-

cation; establishment of effective

field at one mile.

73.187 Limitation on daytime radiation.

73.188 Location of transmitters.

73.189 Minimum antenna heights or Deld

intensity requirements.

73.190 Engineering charts.

Subpart B--FM Broadcast Stations

CLASSIFICATION OF FM BROADCAST STATIONS AND

ALLOCATION OF FREQUENCIES

73.201 Numerical designation of FM broad-

cast channels.

73.202 Table of Assignments.

73.203 Availability of channels.

Sec.

73.204 International agreements and other

restrictions on use of channels.

73.206 Zones.

73.206 Classes of commercial channels, and

stations operating thereon.

73 207 Minimum mileage separations be-

tween co-channel and adiacent-

channel stations on commercial

channels.

73.208 Reference points and distance com-

putations.

73.209 Protection from interference.

73.210 Station location, main studio loca-

tion, and program origination.

73.211 Power and antenna height require

ment.

73.212 Administrative changes in authorize-

tion.

73.213 Stations at spacings below the min.

imum separations.

ADMINISTRATIVE PROCEDURE

73.214 Cross reference.

73.215 Notification of filing of applications.

78.216 Equipment tests.

73.217 Program tests.

73.218 Normal license period.

LICENSING POLICIES

73.231 Exclusive affiliation of station.

73.232 Territorial exclusivity.

73.233 Term of affiliation.

73.234 Option time.

73.235 Right to reject programs.

73.236 Network ownership of stations.

73.237 Dual network operation.

73.238 Control by networks of station rates.

73.239 Use of common antenna site.

73.240 Multiple ownership.

73.241 Special rules relating to contracts

providing for reservation of time

upon sale of a station.

73.242 Duplication of AM and FM pro-

gramming.

EQUIPMENT

73.250 Acceptability of broadcast transmit-

ters for licensing.

73.252 Frequency monitor.

73.253 Modulation monitors.

73.254 Required transmitter performance.

73.255 Auxiliary transmitter.

73.256 Alternate main transmitters.

73.257 Changes in equipment and antenna

system.

73.258 Indicating instruments.

TECHNICAL OPERATION AND OPERATORS

78.261 Time of operation.

73.262 Experimental operation.

73.263 Station inspection.

73.264 Station and operator licenses; post-

ing of.

73.265 Operator requirements.

73.266 Facsimile broadcasting and multiplex

transmission,

73.267 Operating power; determination and

maintenance of.

73.268 Modulation.

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