Helpful Tips, Form 396
August 1, 2011 (Published)
Q. Who must file Form 396? A. All full-power radio and television stations, Class A TV...
Broadcast Information Specialists
October 28, 2014 (Reviewed)
The Commission has designated two Broadcast Information Specialists, one in the Media Bureau’s...
Unlicensed Operation of Broadcast Station
June 28, 2011 (Published)
Written complaints alleging violations of Section 301 of the Communications Act should be sent to...
June 24, 2011 (Published)
The Spectrum Enforcement Division, in conjunction with the Regional and Field Offices, is...
Program Content Regulations
June 1, 2011 (Published)
Q: Does the FCC regulate the content of cable programming? A: Cable television system...
Over-the-Air Reception Devices Rule
May 31, 2011 (Published)
Preemption of Restrictions on Placement of Direct Broadcast Satellite, Broadband Radio Service, and...
Video Relay Services
May 25, 2011 (Published)
Background Video Relay Service (VRS) is a form of Telecommunications Relay Service (TRS) that...
Video Descriptions and the Digital Television Transition
October 8, 2014 (Reviewed)
IF YOU USED VIDEO DESCRIPTIONS TO ACCESS ANALOG TELEVISION PROGRAMMING, YOU SHOULD BE AWARE OF...
The V-Chip: Putting Restrictions on What Your Children Watch...
October 9, 2014 (Reviewed)
Background The V-chip allows parents or other caregivers to block programming on their...
The FCC and Freedom of Speech
October 17, 2014 (Updated)
Background The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) receives numerous complaints that...