Goto Section: 101.1 | 101.3 | Table of Contents
Revised as of October 26, 2020
Goto Year:2020 |
§ 101.1 Scope and authority.
(a) Part 1 of the Commission's rules contains the general rules of
practice and procedure applicable to proceedings before the Commission
and for the filing of applications for radio station licenses in the
fixed microwave services.
(b) The purpose of the rules in this part is to prescribe the manner in
which portions of the radio spectrum may be made available for private
operational, common carrier, 24 GHz Service and Local Multipoint
Distribution Service fixed, microwave operations that require
transmitting facilities on land or in specified offshore coastal areas
within the continental shelf.
(c) The rules in this part are issued pursuant to the authority
contained in Titles I through III of the Communications Act of 1934, as
amended, which vest authority in the Federal Communications Commission
to regulate common carriers of interstate and foreign communications,
to regulate radio transmissions and issue licenses for radio stations,
and to regulate all interstate and foreign communications by wire and
radio necessary to the accomplishment of the purposes of the Act.
[ 61 FR 26677 , May 28, 1996, as amended at 62 FR 23163 , Apr. 29, 1997;
63 FR 68981 , Dec. 14, 1998; 65 FR 59357 , Oct. 5, 2000]
Goto Section: 101.1 | 101.3
Goto Year: 2020 |
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