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FCC 73.203
Revised as of November 25, 2020
Goto Year:2020 | 2022
  §  73.203   Availability of channels.

   (a) Except as provided for in paragraph (b) of this section and
   § 1.401(d) of this chapter and 73.3573(a)(1), applications may be filed
   to construct new FM broadcast stations only at the communities and on
   the channels contained in the Table of Allotments (§ 73.202(b)).

   (b) Applications filed on a first come, first served basis for the
   minor modification of an existing FM broadcast station may propose any
   change in channel and/or class and/or community not defined as major in
   § 73.3573(a). Applications for a change in community of license must
   comply with the requirements set forth in § 73.3573(g).

   Note to § 73.203: This section is limited to non-reserved band changes
   in channel and/or class and/or community. Applications requesting such
   changes must meet either the minimum spacing requirements of § 73.207 at
   the site specified in the application, without resort to the provisions
   of the Commission's rules permitting short spaced stations as set forth
   in § § 73.213 through 73.215, or demonstrate by a separate exhibit
   attached to the application the existence of a suitable allotment site
   that fully complies with § § 73.207 and 73.315 without resort to § § 73.213
   through 73.215.

   [ 71 FR 76219 , Dec. 20, 2006]


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