Goto Section: 73.3512 | 73.3514 | Table of Contents
Revised as of November 30, 2020
Goto Year:2020 |
§ 73.3513 Signing of applications.
(a) Applications, amendments thereto, and related statements of fact
required by the FCC must be signed by the following persons:
(1) Individual Applicant. The applicant, if the applicant is an
(2) Partnership. One of the partners, if the applicant is a
(3) Corporation. An officer, if the applicant is a corporation.
(4) Unincorporated Association. A member who is an officer, if the
applicant is an unincorporated association.
(5) Governmental Entity. Such duly elected or appointed officials as
may be competent to do so under the law of the applicable jurisdiction,
if the applicant is an eligible governmental entity, such as a State or
Territory of the United States and political subdivisions thereof, the
District of Columbia, and a unit of local government, including an
(b) Applications, amendments thereto, and related statements of fact
required by the FCC may be signed by the applicant's attorney in case
of the applicant's physical disability or of his absence from the
United States. The attorney shall in that event separately set forth
the reason why the application is not signed by the applicant. In
addition, if any matter is stated on the basis of the attorney's belief
only (rather than his knowledge), he shall separately set forth his
reasons for believing that such statements are true.
(c) Facsimile signatures are acceptable. Only the original of
applications, amendments, or related statements of fact, need be
signed; copies may be conformed.
(d) Applications, amendments, and related statements of fact need not
be submitted under oath. Willful false statements made therein however,
will be considered a violation of § 73.1015, are also punishable by fine
and imprisonment, U.S. Code, Title 18, section 1001, and by appropriate
adminstrative sanctions including revocation of station license
pursuant to section 312(a)(i) of the Communications Act.
[ 44 FR 38487 , July 2, 1979, as amended at 51 FR 3069 , Jan. 23, 1986; 64 FR 56978 , Oct. 22, 1999]
Goto Section: 73.3512 | 73.3514
Goto Year: 2020 |
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