FCC 74.1202 Revised as of December 4, 2012
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§ 74.1202 Frequency assignment.
(a) An applicant for a new FM broadcast translator station or for
changes in the facilities of an authorized translator station shall
endeavor to select a channel on which its operation is not likely to
cause interference to the reception of other stations. The application
must be specific with regard to the frequency requested. Only one
output channel will be assigned to each translator station.
(b) Subject to compliance with all the requirements of this subpart, FM
broadcast translators may be authorized to operate on the following FM
channels, regardless of whether they are assigned for local use in the
FM Table of Allotments (§ 73.202(b) of this chapter):
(1) Commercial FM translators: Channels 221-300 as identified in
§ 73.201 of this chapter.
(2) Noncommercial FM translators: Channels 201-300 as identified in
§ 73.201 of this chapter. Use of reserved channels 201-220 is subject
to the restrictions specified in § 73.501 of this chapter.
(3) In Alaska, FM translators operating on Channels 201-260 (88.1-99.9
MHz) shall not cause harmful interference to and must accept
interference from non-Government fixed operations authorized prior to
January 1, 1982.
(c) An FM broadcast booster station will be assigned the channel
assigned to its primary station.
[ 35 FR 15388 , Oct. 2, 1970, as amended at 39 FR 12990 , Apr. 10, 1974;
47 FR 30068 , July 12, 1982; 52 FR 8260 , Mar. 17, 1987; 55 FR 50693 ,
Dec. 10, 1990]
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