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47 CFR--PART 25

View Printed Federal Register page 85 FR 43735 in PDF format.

Amendment(s) published July 20, 2020, in 85 FR 43735

Effective Dates: Aug. 19, 2020

14. Amend §25.157 by revising paragraph (a) and adding paragraph (i) to read as follows:

§25.157   Consideration of applications for NGSO-like satellite operation.

(a) This section specifies the procedures for considering license applications for “NGSO-like” satellite operation, except as provided in paragraphs (b) and (i) of this section. For purposes of this section, the term “NGSO-like satellite operation” means:

(1) Operation of any NGSO satellite system; and

(2) Operation of a GSO MSS satellite to communicate with earth stations with non-directional antennas.

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(i) For consideration of license applications filed pursuant to the procedures described in §25.122 or §25.123, the application will be processed and granted in accordance with §§25.150 through 25.156, taking into consideration the information provided by the applicant under §25.122(d) or §25.123(c), but without a processing round as described in this section and without a queue as described in §25.158.

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