Goto Section: 11.44 | 11.46 | Table of Contents

FCC 11.45
Revised as of September 1, 2021
Goto Year:2020 | 2022
  §  11.45   Prohibition of false or deceptive EAS transmissions.

   Link to an amendment published at  86 FR 46791 , Aug. 20, 2021.

   (a) No person may transmit or cause to transmit the EAS codes or
   Attention Signal, or a recording or simulation thereof, in any
   circumstance other than in an actual National, State or Local Area
   emergency or authorized test of the EAS; or as specified in
   § § 10.520(d), 11.46, and 11.61 of this chapter.

   (b) No later than twenty-four (24) hours of an EAS Participant's
   discovery (i.e., actual knowledge) that it has transmitted or otherwise
   sent a false alert to the public, the EAS Participant send an email to
   the Commission at the FCC Ops Center at, informing the
   Commission of the event and of any details that the EAS Participant may
   have concerning the event.

   [ 83 FR 39621 , Aug. 10, 2018]


Goto Section: 11.44 | 11.46

Goto Year: 2020 | 2022
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