[Federal Register Volume 62, Number 110 (Monday, June 9, 1997)]
[Rules and Regulations]
[Page 31364]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 97-14800]


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FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION

47 CFR Part 73


Radio Broadcasting Services; Various Locations

AGENCY: Federal Communications Commission.

ACTION: Final rule.

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SUMMARY: The Commission, on its own motion, editorially amends the 
Table of FM Allotments to specify the actual classes of channels 
allotted to various communities. The changes in channel classifications 
have been authorized in response to applications filed by licensees and 
permittees operating on these channels. This action is taken pursuant 
to Revision of Section 73.3573(a)(1) of the Commission's Rules 
Concerning the Lower Classification of an FM Allotment, 4 FCC Rcd 2413 
(1989), and the Amendment of the Commission's Rules to permit FM 
Channel and Class Modifications [Upgrades] by Applications, 8 FCC Rcd 
4735 (1993).

EFFECTIVE DATE: June 9, 1997.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Kathleen Scheuerle, Mass Media Bureau, 
(202) 418-2180.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: This is a summary of the Commission's Report 
and Order, adopted May 21, 1997, and released May 30, 1997. The full 
text of this Commission decision is available for inspection and 
copying during normal business hours in the Commission's Reference 
Center (Room 239), 1919 M Street, NW., Washington, DC. The complete 
text of this decision may also be purchased from the Commission's copy 
contractors, International Transcription Services, Inc., 2100 M Street, 
NW., Suite 140, Washington, DC. 20037, (202) 857-3800.

List of Subjects in 47 CFR Part 73

    Radio broadcasting.

    Part 73 of title 47 of the Code of Federal Regulations is amended 
as follows:

PART 73--[AMENDED]

    1. The authority citation for part 73 continues to read as follows:

    Authority: Secs. 303, 48 Stat., as amended, 1082; 47 U.S.C. 154, 
as amended.


Sec. 73.202  [Amended]

    2. Section 73.202(b), the Table of FM Allotments under Colorado, is 
amended by removing Channel 295A and adding Channel 293C1 at La Junta, 
and by removing Channel 276C2 and adding Channel 276C1 at Limon.
    3. Section 73.202(b), the Table of FM Allotments under Georgia, is 
amended by removing Channel 226C3 and adding Channel 226A at Warrenton.
    4. Section 73.202(b), the Table of FM Allotments under Iowa, is 
amended by removing Channel 249A and adding Channel 249C3 at Ottumwa.
    5. Section 73.202(b), the Table of FM Allotments under Nebraska, is 
amended by removing Channel 224A and adding Channel 224C2 at Albion.
    6. Section 73.202(b), the Table of FM Allotments under Oklahoma, is 
amended by removing Channel 265C2 and adding Channel 265C3 at Sulphur.
    7. Section 73.202(b), the Table of FM Allotments under South 
Dakota, is amended by removing Channel 244C1 and adding Channel 244C2 
at Hot Springs.
    8. Section 73.202(b), the Table of FM Allotments under Texas, is 
amended by removing Channel 232A and adding Channel 232C2 at Comanche, 
and by removing Channel 257C3 and adding Channel 257C2 at Linden.
    9. Section 73.202(b), the Table of FM Allotments under Washington, 
is amended by removing Channel 271A and adding Channel 271C3 at Elma, 
and by removing Channel 270C3 and adding Channel 270C2 at Medical Lake.
    10. Section 73.202(b), the Table of FM Allotments under Wyoming, is 
amended by removing Channel 288A and adding Channel 288C3 at Laramie.

Federal Communications Commission.
John A. Karousos,
Chief, Allocations Branch, Policy and Rules Division, Mass Media 
Bureau.
[FR Doc. 97-14800 Filed 6-6-97; 8:45 am]
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