Goto Section: 76.612 | 76.614 | Table of Contents
Revised as of September 1, 2021
Goto Year:2020 |
§ 76.613 Interference from a multichannel video programming distributor
(a) Harmful interference is any emission, radiation or induction which
endangers the functioning of a radionavigation service or of other
safety services or seriously degrades, obstructs or repeatedly
interrupts a radiocommunication service operating in accordance with
(b) An MVPD that causes harmful interference shall promptly take
appropriate measures to eliminate the harmful interference.
(c) If harmful interference to radio communications involving the
safety of life and protection of property cannot be promptly eliminated
by the application of suitable techniques, operation of the offending
MVPD or appropriate elements thereof shall immediately be suspended
upon notification by the Regional Director for the Commission's local
field office, and shall not be resumed until the interference has been
eliminated to the satisfaction of the Regional Director. When
authorized by the Regional Director, short test operations may be made
during the period of suspended operation to check the efficacy of
(d) The MVPD may be required by the Regional Director to prepare and
submit a report regarding the cause(s) of the interference, corrective
measures planned or taken, and the efficacy of the remedial measures.
[ 42 FR 41296 , Aug. 16, 1977, as amended at 62 FR 61031 , Nov. 14, 1997;
80 FR 53751 , Sept. 8, 2015]
Goto Section: 76.612 | 76.614
Goto Year: 2020 |
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