FCC Info

  • The FCC has just released a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) responding to an ARRL petition.  It would revise the regulations covering data transmission of various types in the amateur bands.  See this for more:AMENDMENT OF PART 97 OF THE COMMISSION’S AMATEUR RADIO SERVICE RULES TO PERMIT GREATER FLEXIBILITY IN DATA COMMUNICATIONS. Proposed to amend Part 97 of the Commission’s Rules regarding technical standards applicable to data communications that may be transmitted in the Amateur Radio Service. (Dkt No. 16-239 RM-11708 ). Action by: the Commission. Adopted: 07/27/2016 by NPRM. (FCC No. 16-96). WTB https://apps.fcc.gov/edocs_public/attachmatch/FCC-16-96A1.doc
  • The FCC has also just released an NPRM) requesting a waiver ofthe current limit on the gain of amateur power amplifiers.  Comments due August 23rd, Reply Comments by September 3rd.See this for more:  Released: 07/29/2016. COMMENT SOUGHT ON EXPERT LINEARS REQUEST FOR AMATEUR AMPLIFIER WAIVER. (DA No. 16-864). (Dkt No 16-243 ). Comments Due: 08/29/2016. Reply Comments Due: 09/13/2016. WTB . Contact: Scot Stone at (202) 418-0638, email: Scot.Stone@fcc.gov


  • FCC July 2015 NPRM, including LF/MF Proposal: 2015-15250
  • Zip file containing comments to FCC regarding July 2015 NPRM, including LF/MF:  Comments
  • FCC NPRM Regarding Part 15 (and other) Devices: FCC-15-92A1
  • AMRAD Reply Comments to FCC LF/MF WRC-12 NPRM: LF_reply_final

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