• Full Title: Carriage of Digital Television Broadcast Signals: Amendment to Part 76 of the Commission's Rules
  • Document Type(s): Report and Order
  • Bureau(s): Media

Description:
Allowed the viewability rule to sunset and permitted cable operators the option to make available affordable (or free) set-top boxes so analog customers can view must-carry signals. The FCC also retained the small-system HD carriage exemption

  • DA/FCC #: FCC-12-59
  • Docket/RM: 98-120
  • FCC Record Citation: 27 FCC Rcd 6529 (7)
  • Federal Register Citation(s): 77 FR 36178 (06/18/2012)

Document Dates

  • Released On: Jun 12, 2012
  • Effective On: Jun 18, 2012
  • Adopted On: Jun 11, 2012
  • Issued On: Jun 12, 2012