Goto Section: 73.1943 | 73.2080 | Table of Contents
Revised as of November 25, 2020
Goto Year:2020 |
§ 73.1944 Reasonable access.
(a) Section 312(a)(7) of the Communications Act provides that the
Commission may revoke any station license or construction permit for
willful or repeated failure to allow reasonable access to, or to permit
purchase of, reasonable amounts of time for the use of a broadcasting
station by a legally qualified candidate for Federal elective office on
behalf of his candidacy.
(b) Weekend access. For purposes of providing reasonable access, a
licensee shall make its facilities available for use by federal
candidates on the weekend before the election if the licensee has
provided similar access to commercial advertisers during the year
preceding the relevant election period. Licensees shall not
discriminate between candidates with regard to weekend access.
[ 57 FR 210 , Jan. 3, 1992]
Goto Section: 73.1943 | 73.2080
Goto Year: 2020 |
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