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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

16. Amend §25.165 by revising paragraphs (a) introductory text and (e)(1) to read as follows:

§25.165   Surety bonds.

(a) For all space station licenses issued after September 20, 2004, other than licenses for DBS space stations, SDARS space stations, space stations licensed in accordance with §25.122 or §25.123, and replacement space stations as defined in paragraph (e) of this section, the licensee must post a bond within 30 days of the grant of its license. Space station licensed in accordance with §25.122 or §25.123 must post a bond within one year plus 30 days of the grant of the license. Failure to post a bond will render the license null and void automatically.

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(1) Is authorized to operate at an orbital location within ±0.15° of the assigned location of a GSO space station to be replaced or is authorized for NGSO operation and will replace an existing NGSO space station in its authorized orbit, except for space stations authorized under §25.122 or §25.123;

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