On May 31 the FCC issued a detailed discussion of digital radio for the United States and finalized a number of important rules covering IBOC implementation, rules that affect stations that have transitioned to HD Radio or plan to do so. It authorized AM IBOC at night, adopted a flexible bandwidth policy, rejected challenges to IBOC and took other notable steps. Read the text here, including separate statements about digital radio by each of the five commissioners.
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