[Federal Register Volume 78, Number 91 (Friday, May 10, 2013)]
[Proposed Rules]
[Pages 27342-27343]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2013-11124]



47 CFR Part 73

[DA 13-867; MB Docket No. 13-102; RM-11696]

Radio Broadcasting Services; Moran, Texas

AGENCY: Federal Communications Commission.

ACTION: Proposed rule.


SUMMARY: In this document the Commission requests comment on a petition 
filed by Katherine Pyeatt (``Petitioner''), proposing to amend the FM 
Table of Allotments by allotting Channel 281A as a first local aural 
service at Moran, Texas. Channel 281A can be allotted at Moran, Texas, 
in compliance with the Commission's minimum distance separation 
requirements at the following reference coordinates: 32-25-00 NL and 
99-08-00 WL. See Supplementary Information infra.

DATES: Comments must be filed on or before June 17, 2013 and reply 
comments must be filed on or before July 2, 2013.

ADDRESSES: You may submit comments, identified by MB Docket No 13-102, 
by any of the following methods:
     Federal Communications Commission's Web site: http://fjallfoss.fcc.gov/ecfs2/. Follow the instructions for submitting 
     People with disabilities: Contact the FCC to request 
reasonable accommodations (accessible format documents, sign language 
interpreters, CART, etc.) by email: FCC504@fcc.gov or phone: 202-418-
0530 or TTY: 202-418-0432
    For detailed instructions for submitting comments and additional 
information of the rulemaking process, see the SUPPLEMENTARY 
INFORMATION sections of this document. In addition to filing comments 
with the FCC, interested parties should serve petitioner as follows: 
Katherine Pyeatt, 215 Cedar Springs Rd., 1605, Dallas, Texas 

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Deborah A. Dupont, Media Bureau (202) 

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: This is a synopsis of the Commission's 
Notice of Proposed Rule Making, MB Docket No. 13-XX, adopted April 24, 
2013, and released April 26, 2013. The full text of this Commission 
decision is available for inspection and copying during normal business 
hours in the FCC Reference Information Center (Room CY-A257), 445 12th 
Street SW., Washington, DC 20554. The complete text of this decision 
may also be purchased from the Commission's copy contractor, Best Copy 
and Printing, Inc., 445 12th Street SW., Room CY-B402, Washington, DC 
20554, (800) 378-3160, or via the company's Web site, www.bcpiweb.com. 
This document does not contain proposed information collection 
requirements subject to the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, Public Law 
104-13. In addition, therefore, it does not contain any proposed 
information collection burden ``for small business concerns with fewer 
than 25 employees,'' pursuant to the Small Business Paperwork Relief 
Act of 2002, Public Law 107-198, see 44 U.S.C. 3506 (c)(4).
    The 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.

List of Subjects in 47 CFR Part 73

    Radio, Radio broadcasting.

Federal Communications Commission.
Nazifa Sawez,
Assistant Chief, Audio Division, Media Bureau.

    For the reasons discussed in the preamble, the Federal 

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Commission proposes to amend 47 CFR part 73 as follows:


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

    Authority: 47 U.S.C. 154, 303, 334, 336 and 339.

Sec.  73.202  [Amended]

2. Section 73.202(b), the Table of FM Allotments under Texas, is 
amended by adding Moran, Channel 281A.

[FR Doc. 2013-11124 Filed 5-9-13; 8:45 am]