[Federal Register Volume 61, Number 117 (Monday, June 17, 1996)]
[Proposed Rules]
[Page 30585]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 96-15207]


47 CFR Part 73

[MM Docket No. 96-122; RM-8795]

Radio Broadcasting Services; Riverdale, CA

AGENCY: Federal Communications Commission.

ACTION: Proposed rule.


SUMMARY: This document requests comments on a petition for rule making 
filed on behalf of Happy Nice Valley Broadcasting (``petitioner'') 
seeking the allotment of FM Channel 252A to Riverdale, California, as 
that locality's first local aural transmission service. Petitioner is 
requested to provide additional information to establish Riverdale's 
status as a community for allotment purposes. Coordinates used for this 
proposal are 36-20-39 and 119-53-59.

DATES: Comments must be filed on or before July 29, 1996, and reply 
comments on or before August 13, 1996.

ADDRESSES: Secretary, Federal Communications Commission, Washington, DC 
20554. In addition to filing comments with the FCC, interested parties 
should serve the petitioner, as follows: Happy Nice Valley 
Broadcasting, Attn: Joe S. Mauk, 365 W. Menlo Avenue, Fresno, CA 93704.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Nancy Joyner, Mass Media Bureau, (202) 

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: This is a synopsis of the Commission's 
Notice of Proposed Rule Making, MM Docket No. 96-122, adopted May 17, 
1996, and released June 5, 1996. The full text of this Commission 
decision is available for inspection and copying during normal business 
hours in the FCC's Reference Center (Room 239), 1919 M Street, NW., 
Washington, DC. The complete text of this decision may also be 
purchased from the Commission's copy contractors, International 
Transcription Service, Inc., (202) 857-3800, 2100 M Street, NW., Suite 
140, Washington, DC 20037.
    Provisions of the Regulatory Flexibility Act of l980 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 broadcasting.

Federal Communications Commission.
John A. Karousos,
Chief, Allocations Branch, Policy and Rules Division, Mass Media 
[FR Doc. 96-15207 Filed 6-14-96; 8:45 am]