Federal Communications Commission.
The Commission requests comments on a petition filed by. DTV Channel 11 can be allotted to Dozier, Alabama, in compliance with the principle community coverage requirements of Section 73.625(a) at reference coordinates (31-33-16 N. and 86-23-32 W.). As requested, we propose to allot DTV Channel 11 to Dozier with a power of 1.0 and a height above average terrain (HAAT) of 487 meters.
Comments must be filed on or before September 18, 2000, and reply comments on or before October 3, 2000.
Federal Communications Commission, 445 12th Street, SW., Room TW-A325, Washington, DC 20554. In addition to filing comments with the FCC, interested parties should serve the petitioner, or its counsel or consultant, as follows: Marissa G. Repp, F. William LeBeau, Hogan & Hartson, L.L.P., 555 13th Street, NW., Washington, DC 20004-1106 (Counsel for Alabama Educational Television Commission).Start Further Info
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
Pam Blumenthal, Mass Media Bureau, (202) 418-1600.End Further Info End Preamble Start Supplemental Information
This is a synopsis of the Commission's Notice of Proposed Rule Making, MM Docket No. 00-131, adopted July 25, 2000, and released July 27, 2000. The full text of this Commission decision is available for inspection and copying during normal business hours in the FCC Reference Center 445 12th Street, SW., Washington, DC. The complete text of this decision may also be purchased from the Commission's copy contractor, International Transcription Services, Inc., (202) 857-3800, 1231 20th Street, NW., Washington, DC 20036.
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.Start Signature
Barbara A. Kreisman,
Chief, Video Services Division, Mass Media Bureau.
[FR Doc. 00-19227 Filed 7-28-00; 8:45 am]
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