FCC 73.871 Revised as of December 4, 2012
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§ 73.871 Amendment of LPFM broadcast station applications.
(a) New and major change applications may be amended without limitation
during the pertinent filing window.
(b) Amendments that would improve the comparative position of new and
major change applications will not be accepted after the close of the
pertinent filing window.
(c) Only minor amendments to new and major change applications will be
accepted after the close of the pertinent filing window. Subject to the
provisions of this section, such amendments may be filed as a matter of
right by the date specified in the FCC's Public Notice announcing the
acceptance of such applications. For the purposes of this section,
minor amendments are limited to:
(1) Filings subject to paragraph (c)(5), site relocations of 3.2
kilometers or less for LP10 stations;
(2) Filings subject to paragraph (c)(5), site relocations of 5.6
kilometers or less for LP100 stations;
(3) Changes in ownership where the original party or parties to an
application retain more than a 50 percent ownership interest in the
application as originally filed;
(4) Universal voluntary time-sharing agreements to apportion vacant
time among the licensees;
(5) Other changes in general and/or legal information; and
(6) Filings proposing transmitter site relocation to a common location
submitted by applicants that are parties to a voluntary time-sharing
agreement with regard to their stations pursuant to § 73.872 paragraphs
(c) and (e).
(d) Unauthorized or untimely amendments are subject to return by the
FCC's staff without consideration.
[ 66 FR 23863 , May 10, 2001, as amended at 70 FR 39186 , July 7, 2005; 73 FR 3217 , Jan. 17, 2008]
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