Signal Booster Rules, 29062 [2013-11444]

Download as PDF 29062 Federal Register / Vol. 78, No. 96 / Friday, May 17, 2013 / Rules and Regulations § 2.1091 Radiofrequency radiation exposure evaluation: mobile devices. FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION * 47 CFR Part 2 [WT Docket No. 10–4; FCC 13–21] Signal Booster Rules Federal Communications Commission. ACTION: Final rule; correcting amendment. AGENCY: The Federal Communications Commission published in the Federal Register of 78 FR 21555, April 11, 2013, a document in the Signal Boosters proceeding, WT Docket No. 10–4, which included Final Rules that reflected the amendments adopted of certain rules. This document corrects the amendment of one of those sections. DATES: Effective May 17, 2013. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Joyce Jones, Mobility Division, Wireless Telecommunications Bureau, (202) 418– 1327, TTY (202) 418–7233. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Federal Communications Commission published a document in the Federal Register of 78 FR 21555, April 11, 2013 regarding certain FCC rules governing radiofrequency radiation exposure evaluation for mobile devices. The document amended a number of FCC rules concerning signal boosters for consumer and industrial use. This document corrects a certain rule in the document published in the Federal Register of 78 FR 21555, April 11, 2013. This document does not change any of the other rule amendments set forth in the document published in the Federal Register of 78 FR 21555, April 11, 2013. SUMMARY: List of Subjects in 47 CFR part 2 Frequency allocations and radio treaty matters; general rules and regulations. Federal Communications Commission. Marlene H. Dortch, Secretary. Rule Changes Accordingly, 47 CFR part 2 is corrected by making the following correcting amendments: wreier-aviles on DSK5TPTVN1PROD with RULES 1. The authority citation for part 2 continues to read as follows: Authority: 47 U.S.C. 154, 302A, 303, and 336, unless otherwise noted. 2. Section 2.1091 is amended by revising the first sentence in paragraph (c) to read as follows: 15:13 May 16, 2013 Jkt 229001 BILLING CODE 6712–01–P FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION 47 CFR Part 25 [IB Docket No. 06–154; FCC 12–116] 2006 Biennial Regulatory Review Federal Communications Commission. ACTION: Correcting amendments. AGENCY: The Federal Communications Commission published a document in the Federal Register on February 6, 2013 (78 FR 8417), revising Commission rules. This document corrects the final regulation by revising certain provisions. SUMMARY: Effective on May 17, 2013. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: ■ VerDate Mar<15>2010 [FR Doc. 2013–11444 Filed 5–16–13; 8:45 am] DATES: PART 2—FREQUENCY ALLOCATIONS AND RADIO TREATY MATTERS; GENERAL RULES AND REGULATIONS ■ * * * * (c) Mobile devices that operate in the Commercial Mobile Radio Services pursuant to part 20 of this chapter; the Cellular Radiotelephone Service pursuant to part 22 of this chapter; the Personal Communications Services pursuant to part 24 of this chapter; the Satellite Communications Services pursuant to part 25 of this chapter; the Miscellaneous Wireless Communications Services pursuant to part 27 of this chapter; the Maritime Services (ship earth station devices only) pursuant to part 80 of this chapter; and the Specialized Mobile Radio Service, and the 3650 MHz Wireless Broadband Service pursuant to part 90 of this chapter are subject to routine environmental evaluation for RF exposure prior to equipment authorization or use if they operate at frequencies of 1.5 GHz or below and their effective radiated power (ERP) is 1.5 watts or more, or if they operate at frequencies above 1.5 GHz and their ERP is 3 watts or more. * * * * * * * * William Bell, Satellite Division, International Bureau, at 202–418–0741 or via email at William.Bell@fcc.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Federal Communications Commission published a rule on February 6, 2013 which became effective on March 8, 2013. That document listed incorrect cross-references in the introductory text in § 25.221(b) and, due to paragraph mis-numbering, inadvertently replaced § 25.221(a)(7), which should not have PO 00000 Frm 00044 Fmt 4700 Sfmt 4700 been changed, with a slightly revised version of the text in § 25.221(a)(8). List of Subjects in 47 CFR Part 25 Satellites and telecommunications. Federal Communications Commission. Marlene H. Dortch, Secretary. Accordingly, 47 CFR part 25 is corrected by making the following corrective amendments: PART 25—SATELLITE COMMUNICATIONS 1. The authority citation for part 25 continues to read as follows: ■ Authority: Interprets or applies Sections 4, 301, 302, 303, 307, 309, 332, and 705 of the Communications Act, as amended, 47 U.S.C. Sections 154, 301, 302, 303, 307, 309, 332, and 705, unless otherwise noted. 2. In § 25.221, revise paragraphs (a)(7) and (8), and paragraph (b) introductory text to read as follows: ■ § 25.221 Blanket Licensing provisions for Earth Stations on Vessels (ESVs) receiving in the 3700–4200 MHz (space-to-Earth) frequency band and transmitting in the 5925–6425 MHz (Earth-to-space) frequency band, operating with Geostationary Satellite Orbit (GSO) Satellites in the Fixed-Satellite Service. (a) * * * (7) ESV operators shall control all ESVs by a hub earth station located in the United States, except that an ESV on U.S.-registered vessels may operate under control of a hub earth station location outside the United States provided the ESV operator maintains a point of contact within the United States that will have the capability and authority to cause an ESV on a U.S.registered vessel to cease transmitting if necessary. (8) ESV operators transmitting in the 5925–6425 MHz (Earth-to-space) frequency band to GSO satellites in the Fixed-Satellite Service (FSS) shall not seek to coordinate, in any geographic location, more than 36 megahertz of uplink bandwidth on each of no more than two GSO FSS satellites. * * * * * (b) Applications for ESV operation in the 5925–6425 MHz (Earth-to-space) band to GSO satellites in the FixedSatellite Service must include, in addition to the particulars of operation identified on Form 312 and associated Schedule B, the applicable technical demonstrations in paragraphs (b)(1), (b)(2) or (b)(3) of this section and the E:\FR\FM\17MYR1.SGM 17MYR1

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[Federal Register Volume 78, Number 96 (Friday, May 17, 2013)]
[Rules and Regulations]
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FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION

47 CFR Part 2

[WT Docket No. 10-4; FCC 13-21]


Signal Booster Rules

AGENCY: Federal Communications Commission.

ACTION: Final rule; correcting amendment.

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SUMMARY: The Federal Communications Commission published in the Federal 
Register of 78 FR 21555, April 11, 2013, a document in the Signal 
Boosters proceeding, WT Docket No. 10-4, which included Final Rules 
that reflected the amendments adopted of certain rules. This document 
corrects the amendment of one of those sections.

DATES: Effective May 17, 2013.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Joyce Jones, Mobility Division, 
Wireless Telecommunications Bureau, (202) 418-1327, TTY (202) 418-7233.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Federal Communications Commission 
published a document in the Federal Register of 78 FR 21555, April 11, 
2013 regarding certain FCC rules governing radiofrequency radiation 
exposure evaluation for mobile devices. The document amended a number 
of FCC rules concerning signal boosters for consumer and industrial 
use. This document corrects a certain rule in the document published in 
the Federal Register of 78 FR 21555, April 11, 2013. This document does 
not change any of the other rule amendments set forth in the document 
published in the Federal Register of 78 FR 21555, April 11, 2013.

List of Subjects in 47 CFR part 2

    Frequency allocations and radio treaty matters; general rules and 
regulations.

Federal Communications Commission.
Marlene H. Dortch,
Secretary.

Rule Changes

    Accordingly, 47 CFR part 2 is corrected by making the following 
correcting amendments:

PART 2--FREQUENCY ALLOCATIONS AND RADIO TREATY MATTERS; GENERAL 
RULES AND REGULATIONS

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1. The authority citation for part 2 continues to read as follows:

    Authority: 47 U.S.C. 154, 302A, 303, and 336, unless otherwise 
noted.

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2. Section 2.1091 is amended by revising the first sentence in 
paragraph (c) to read as follows:


Sec.  2.1091  Radiofrequency radiation exposure evaluation: mobile 
devices.

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    (c) Mobile devices that operate in the Commercial Mobile Radio 
Services pursuant to part 20 of this chapter; the Cellular 
Radiotelephone Service pursuant to part 22 of this chapter; the 
Personal Communications Services pursuant to part 24 of this chapter; 
the Satellite Communications Services pursuant to part 25 of this 
chapter; the Miscellaneous Wireless Communications Services pursuant to 
part 27 of this chapter; the Maritime Services (ship earth station 
devices only) pursuant to part 80 of this chapter; and the Specialized 
Mobile Radio Service, and the 3650 MHz Wireless Broadband Service 
pursuant to part 90 of this chapter are subject to routine 
environmental evaluation for RF exposure prior to equipment 
authorization or use if they operate at frequencies of 1.5 GHz or below 
and their effective radiated power (ERP) is 1.5 watts or more, or if 
they operate at frequencies above 1.5 GHz and their ERP is 3 watts or 
more. * * *
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