Federal Register: June 12, 2000 (Volume 65, Number 112)
DOCID: FR Doc 00-14614
FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION
Federal Communications Commission
CFR Citation: 47 CFR Part 73
DA ID: [DA 00-1216, MM Docket No. 00-98, RM-9811]
NOTICE: PROPOSED RULES
ACTION: Digital television stations; table of assignments:
DOCUMENT ACTION: Proposed rule.
Digital Television Broadcast Service; Thomasville, GA
DATES: Comments must be filed on or before July 27, 2000, and reply comments on or before August 11, 2000.
The Commission requests comments on a petition filed by WCTV Licensee Corporation, licensee of station WCTVTV, NTSC Channel 6, Thomasville, Georgia, requesting the substitution of DTV Channel 46 for station WCTVTV's assigned DTV Channel 52. DTV Channel 46 can be allotted to Thomasville, Georgia, in compliance with the principle community coverage requirements of Section 73.625(a) at reference coordinates 304013 N and 835626 W with a power of 1000 (kW) and a height above average terrain (HAAT) of 619 meters.
This is a synopsis of the Commission's Notice of Proposed Rule Making, MM Docket No. 0098, adopted June 2, 2000, and released June 5, 2000. The full text of this Commission decision is available for inspection and copying during normal business hours in the FCC Reference Center 445 12th Street, SW., Washington, DC. The complete text of this decision may also be purchased from the Commission's copy contractor, International Transcription Services, Inc., (202) 8573800, 1231 20th Street, NW., Washington, DC 20036.
Provisions of the Regulatory Flexibility Act of 1980 do not apply to this proceeding.
Members of the public should note that from the time a Notice of Proposed Rule Making is issued until the matter is no longer subject to Commission consideration or court review, all ex parte contacts are prohibited in Commission proceedings, such as this one, which involve channel allotments. See 47 CFR 1.1204(b) for rules governing permissible ex parte contacts.
For information regarding proper filing procedures for comments, see 47 CFR 1.415 and 1.420.
Federal Communications Commission.
Barbara A. Kreisman,
Chief, Video Services Division, Mass Media Bureau.
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FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT
Pam Blumenthal, Mass Media Bureau, (202) 4181600.