FCC Commissioner Kathleen Abernathy hopes colleagues will soon approve an initial endorsement of IBOC as the digital radio standard in the U.S. She told attendees at the NAB Radio Show a Report and Order is likely to come out this fall. The timing of the endorsement and a mechanism for allowing early adopters to go on the air may be approved in October or November, with final rules to come in early 2003.
Georgia LPFM Agrees to Consent Decree and to Pay $10,000 Penalty
The decision resolves an ongoing investigation into the alleged violation of the FCC’s underwriting laws
Duplication Rule Vote Lacked Due Process, Critics Say
They criticize NAB's "ad hominen" attack and press FCC for partial repeal
FCC Warning: Don’t Use Ham Radio or CBs to Plan Crimes
Enforcement Bureau is concerned about social media talk of using radio services