FCC 73.297 Revised as of December 4, 2012
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§ 73.297 FM stereophonic sound broadcasting.
(a) An FM broadcast station may, without specific authority from the
FCC, transmit stereophonic (biphonic, quadraphonic, etc.) sound
programs upon installation of stereophonic sound transmitting equipment
under the provisions of § § 2.1001, 73.322, and 73.1590 of the Rules.
Prior to commencement of stereophonic sound broadcasting, equipment
performance measurements must be made to ensure that the transmitted
signal complies with all applicable rules and standards.
(b) Each licensee or permittee engaging in multichannel broadcasting
must measure the pilot subcarrier frequency as often as necessary to
ensure that it is kept at all times within 2 Hz of the authorized
[ 48 FR 28454 , June 22, 1983, and 48 FR 38479 , Aug. 24, 1983]
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