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Comments postmarked after this date
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or an underwriter, with respect to Dated: November 1, 2002.
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Docket, U.S. EPA, 1200 Pennsylvania Christine Todd Whitman,
information derived from information Ave NW, MC–4101T, Washington, DC Administrator.
provided by the issuer. 20460. Alternatively, comments may be
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SUMMARY: In this document, the Federal
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Withdrawal of Federal Human Health contact Dave Pfeifer, as listed in the FOR Communications Commission
and Aquatic Life Water Quality Criteria FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT section,
(Commission) proposes various
for Toxic Pollutants Applicable to before arriving. technical and operational rules and
Michigan policies regarding emission limitations
A copy of Michigan’s water quality
in the narrowband portion of the 764–
AGENCY: Environmental Protection standards may be obtained
776 MHz and 794–806 MHz bands. This
Agency (EPA). electronically from EPA’s Water Quality
action follows recommendations
ACTION: Proposed rule. Standards Repository, at http://
proposed by the Private Radio Section
www.epa.gov/waterscience/standards/
SUMMARY: EPA is proposing to amend (PRS) of the Telecommunication
wqslibrary/mi/mi.html.
the Federal regulations to withdraw Industry Association (TIA). These
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Commission actions will facilitate
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to the direct final rule. If EPA receives the Federal water quality criteria instructions.
no adverse comments, the Agency will applicable to Michigan from 40 CFR
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
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Roberto Mussenden, Esq.,
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02–272, adopted on September 27, 2002, on or before December 23, 2002. II. Initial Regulatory Flexibility
and released on October 4, 2002. The Comments may be filed using the Certification
full text of this document is available for Commission’s Electronic Comment 8. The Regulatory Flexibility Act
inspection and copying during normal Filing System (ECFS) or by filing paper (RFA) requires that an agency prepare a
business hours in the FCC Reference copies. See Electronic Filing of regulatory flexibility analysis for notice-
Center, 445 12th Street, SW., Documents in Rulemaking Proceedings, and-comment rulemaking proceedings,
Washington, DC 20554. The complete 63 FR 24121, May 1 1998. unless the agency certifies that ‘‘the rule
text may be purchased from the will not, if promulgated, have a
Commission’s copy contractor, Qualex 6. Comments filed through the ECFS
can be sent as an electronic file via the significant economic impact on a
International, 445 12th Street, SW.,
Internet to http://www.fcc.gov/e-file/ substantial number of small entities.’’
Room CY–B402, Washington, DC 20554.
ecfs.html. Generally, only one copy of The RFA generally defines ‘‘small
The full text may also be downloaded
an electronic submission must be filed. entity’’ as having the same meaning as
at: www.fcc.gov. Alternative formats are
If multiple docket or rulemaking the terms ‘‘small business,’’ ‘‘small
available to persons with disabilities by
numbers appear in the caption of this organization,’’ and ‘‘small governmental
contacting Brian Millin at (202) 418–
proceeding, however, commenters must jurisdiction.’’ In addition, the term
7426 or TTY (202) 418–7365 or at
transmit one electronic copy of the ‘‘small business’’ has the same meaning
bmillin@fcc.gov.
1. In this Sixth Notice of Proposed comments to each docket or rulemaking as the term ‘‘small business concern’’
Rule Making (Sixth NPRM), the number referenced in the caption. In under the Small Business Act. A ‘‘small
Commission requests comment on its business concern’’ is one which: (1) Is
completing the transmittal screen,
tentative conclusion that adopting independently owned and operated; (2)
commenters should include their full
revisions to section 90.543 of the is not dominant in its field of operation;
name, U.S. Postal Service mailing
Commission’s Rules as proposed herein and (3) satisfies any additional criteria
address, and the applicable docket or established by the Small Business
would serve the public interest. These rulemaking number. Parties may also
proposed rule changes would align the Administration (SBA).
submit an electronic comment by 9. In this Sixth Notice of Proposed
Commission’s rules with industry Internet e-mail. To get filing instructions
standards documents and revise the Rule Making (Notice), the Commission
for e-mail comments, commenters continues its evaluation of rules
values for Adjacent Channel Coupled should send an e-mail to ecfs@fcc.gov,
Power (‘‘ACCP’’) emission limits for applicable to the use of public safety
and should include the following words spectrum in the frequencies at 764–776
public safety transmitters operating in
in the body of the message, ‘‘get form MHz and 794–806 MHz (the 700 MHz
the 764–776 and 794–806 MHz
<your e-mail address>.’’ A sample form public safety band) and the spectrally
frequency bands (‘‘700 MHz band’’). The
proposed values reflect an industry and directions will be sent in reply. proximate 700 MHz guard bands at 746–
consensus in response to the 7. Parties who choose to file by paper 747 MHz, 762–764 MHz, 776–777 MHz,
Commission’s request in the Second must file an original and four copies of and 792–794 MHz. The Commission
Memorandum Opinion and Order in each filing. If more than one docket or proposes the following changes in the
this proceeding rulemaking number appear in the Sixth Notice:
caption of this proceeding, commenters • Revising values in the emission
I. Procedural Matters limit tables to ensure technological
must submit two additional copies for
A. Ex Parte Rules—Permit-But-Disclose each additional docket or rulemaking feasibility;
Proceeding number. Filings can be sent by hand or • Deleting the column entitled
messenger delivery, by commercial ‘‘Maximum ACCP (dbm)’’ from the table
2. This is a permit-but-disclose notice governing ACCP requirements for
and comment rule making proceeding. overnight courier, or by first-class or
overnight U.S. Postal Service mail mobile transmitters because these
Ex parte presentations are permitted,
values are inconsistent with the
except during the Sunshine Agenda (although the Commission continues to
Commission’s decision not to require
period, provided they are disclosed as experience delays in receiving U.S.
mobile transmitters to utilize Automatic
provided in the Commission’s Rules. Postal Service mail). The Commission’s
Power Control;
contractor, Vistronix, Inc., will receive • Changing the terminology
B. Paperwork Reduction Act
hand-delivered or messenger-delivered ‘‘Adjacent Channel Coupled Power’’ to
3. This Sixth NPRM does not contain paper filings for the Commission’s
either a proposed or modified ‘‘adjacent Channel Power’’ to align the
Secretary at 236 Massachusetts Avenue, Commission’s rules with industry
information collection. NE., Suite 110, Washington, DC 20002. standards.
C. Regulatory Flexibility Act The filing hours at this location are 8 These changes, which are intended to
a.m. to 7 p.m. All hand deliveries must ensure that the Commission’s rules
4. Initial Regulatory Flexibility
be held together with rubber bands or reflect the latest technical and industry
Certification. The Commission has
prepared an Initial Regulatory fasteners. Any envelopes must be standards, and to correct typographical
Flexibility Certification concerning the disposed of before entering the building. or ministerial errors in the
impact on small entities of the policies Commercial overnight mail (other than Commission’s Rules, are exclusively of
and rules proposed by this Sixth NPRM. U.S. Postal Service Express Mail and an administrative nature. The changes
The Initial Regulatory Flexibility Priority Mail) must be sent to 9300 East will not have a significant economic
Certification is set forth below. Hampton Drive, Capitol Heights, MD impact on small entities because they
20743. U.S. Postal Service first-class are technologically neutral and will
D. Comment Dates mail, Express Mail, and Priority Mail affect all entities equally.
5. Pursuant to §§ 1.415 and 1.419 of should be addressed to 445 12th Street, 10. The Commission therefore
the Commission’s rules, §§ 1.415 and SW., Washington, DC 20554. All filings certifies, pursuant to the RFA, that the
1.419, interested parties may file must be addressed to the Commission’s proposals in this Notice, if adopted, will
comments are due on or before Secretary, Office of the Secretary, not have a significant economic impact
December 9, 2002, and reply comments Federal Communications Commission. on a substantial number of small

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entities. If commenters believe that the Certification, to the Chief Counsel for Authority: 47 U.S.C. 154, 301, 302, 303,
proposals discussed in the Notice Advocacy of the Small Business 307, 309, 332, 336, and 337 unless otherwise
require additional RFA analysis, they Administration. noted.
should include a discussion of these
List of Subjects 2. Section 27.53 is amended by
issues in their comments and
additionally label them as RFA 47 CFR Part 27 revising paragraph (d) to read as
comments. follows:
Communications common carriers,
11. The Commission will send a copy Communications equipment, Radio. § 27.53 Emission limitations.
of the Notice, including a copy of this
Initial Regulatory Flexibility 47 CFR Part 90 * * * * *
Certification, to the Chief Counsel for Communications equipment, Radio (d) For operations in the 746–747
Advocacy of the SBA. This initial MHz, 762–764 MHz, 776–777 MHz, and
Federal Communications Commission.
certification will also be published in 792–794 MHz bands, transmitters must
the Federal Register. meet the following emission limitations:
Marlene H. Dortch,
III. Ordering Clauses Secretary. (1) The adjacent channel power (ACP)
12. Pursuant to sections 4(i), 303(f), requirements for transmitters designed
Rule Changes
332, and 403 of the Communications for various channel sizes are shown in
Act of 1934, as amended, 47 U.S.C. Parts 27 and 90 of title 47 of the Code the following tables. Mobile station
154(i), 303(f), 332, 337, 405, this notice of Federal Regulations is proposed to be requirements apply to handheld, car
of proposed rulemaking is hereby amended as follows: mounted and control station units. The
adopted. tables specify a value for the ACP as a
PART 27—MISCELLANEOUS
13. The Commission’s Consumer and function of the displacement from the
WIRELESS COMMUNICATIONS
Government Affairs Bureau, Reference channel center frequency and
SERVICES
Information Center, shall send a copy of measurement bandwidth. In the
this notice of proposed rule making, 1. The authority citation for Part 27 following tables, ‘‘(s)’’ indicates a swept
including the Regulatory Flexibility continues to read as follows: measurement may be used.

Measurement Maximum ACP


Offset from center frequency (kHz) bandwidth (kHz) (dBc)

6.25 kHz Mobile Transmitter ACP Requirements

6.25 .............................................................................................................................................................. 6.25 ¥40


12.5 .............................................................................................................................................................. 6.25 ¥60
18.75 ............................................................................................................................................................ 6.25 ¥60
25.00 ............................................................................................................................................................ 6.25 ¥65
37.50 ............................................................................................................................................................ 25.00 ¥65
62.50 ............................................................................................................................................................ 25.00 ¥65
87.50 ............................................................................................................................................................ 25.00 ¥65
150.00 .......................................................................................................................................................... 100.00 ¥65
250.00 .......................................................................................................................................................... 100.00 ¥65
350.00 .......................................................................................................................................................... 100.00 ¥65
>400 kHz to 12 MHz ................................................................................................................................... 30 (s) ¥75
12 MHz to paired receive band ................................................................................................................... 30 (s) ¥75
In the paired receive band ........................................................................................................................... 30 (s) ¥100

12.5 kHz Mobile Transmitter ACP Requirements

9.375 ............................................................................................................................................................ 6.25 ¥40


15.625 .......................................................................................................................................................... 6.25 ¥60
21.875 .......................................................................................................................................................... 6.25 ¥60
37.50 ............................................................................................................................................................ 25.00 ¥60
62.50 ............................................................................................................................................................ 25.00 ¥65
87.50 ............................................................................................................................................................ 25.00 ¥65
150.00 .......................................................................................................................................................... 100 ¥65
250.00 .......................................................................................................................................................... 100 ¥65
350.00 .......................................................................................................................................................... 100 ¥65
>400 to 12 MHz ........................................................................................................................................... 30 (s) ¥75
12 MHz to paired receive band ................................................................................................................... 30 (s) ¥75
In the paired receive band ........................................................................................................................... 30 (s) ¥100

25 kHz Mobile Transmitter ACP Requirements

15.625 .......................................................................................................................................................... 6.25 ¥40


21.875 .......................................................................................................................................................... 6.25 ¥60
37.50 ............................................................................................................................................................ 25 ¥60
62.50 ............................................................................................................................................................ 25 ¥65
87.50 ............................................................................................................................................................ 25 ¥65
150.00 .......................................................................................................................................................... 100 ¥65
250.00 .......................................................................................................................................................... 100 ¥65
350.00 .......................................................................................................................................................... 100 ¥65
>400kHz to 12 MHz ..................................................................................................................................... 30 (s) ¥75
12 MHz to paired receive band ................................................................................................................... 30 (s) ¥75

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Measurement Maximum ACP


Offset from center frequency (kHz) bandwidth (kHz) (dBc)

In the paired receive band ........................................................................................................................... 30 (s) ¥100

Measurement Maximum ACP Maximum ACP


Offset from center frequency (kHz) Bandwidth (kHz) relative (dBc) absolute (dBc)

150 kHz Mobile Transmitter ACP Requirements

100 ............................................................................................................................. 50 ¥40 Not specified 1


200 ............................................................................................................................. 50 ¥50 ¥35
300 ............................................................................................................................. 50 ¥50 ¥35
400 ............................................................................................................................. 50 ¥50 ¥35
600– ........................................................................................................................... 1000 30(s) ¥60
1000 to receive band ................................................................................................. 30(s) ¥70 ¥55
In the receive band .................................................................................................... 30(s) ¥100 ¥75

Measurement Maximum ACP


Offset from center frequency (kHz) bandwidth (kHz) (dBc)

6.25 kHz Base Transmitter ACP Requirements

6.25 .............................................................................................................................................................. 6.25 ¥40


12.50 ............................................................................................................................................................ 6.25 ¥60
18.75 ............................................................................................................................................................ 6.25 ¥60
25.00 ............................................................................................................................................................ 6.25 ¥65
37.50 ............................................................................................................................................................ 25 ¥65
62.50 ............................................................................................................................................................ 25 ¥65
87.50 ............................................................................................................................................................ 25 ¥65
150.00 .......................................................................................................................................................... 100 ¥65
250.00 .......................................................................................................................................................... 100 ¥65
350.00 .......................................................................................................................................................... 100 ¥65
>400 to 12 MHz ........................................................................................................................................... 30 (s) ¥80
12 MHz to paired receive band 30(s) .......................................................................................................... ¥80
In the paired receive band ........................................................................................................................... 30 (s) ¥100

12.5 kHz Base Transmitter ACP Requirements

9.375 ............................................................................................................................................................ 6.25 ¥40


15.625 .......................................................................................................................................................... 6.25 ¥60
21.875 .......................................................................................................................................................... 6.25 ¥60
37.5 .............................................................................................................................................................. 25 ¥60
62.5 .............................................................................................................................................................. 25 ¥65
87.5 .............................................................................................................................................................. 25 ¥65
150 ............................................................................................................................................................... 100 ¥65
250 ............................................................................................................................................................... 100 ¥65
350.00 .......................................................................................................................................................... 100 ¥65
>400 kHz to 12 MHz ................................................................................................................................... 30 (s) ¥80
12 MHz to paired receive band ................................................................................................................... 30 (s) ¥80
In the paired receive band ........................................................................................................................... 30 (s) ¥100

25 kHz Base Transmitter ACP Requirements

15.625 .......................................................................................................................................................... 6.25 ¥40


21.875 .......................................................................................................................................................... 6.25 ¥60
37.5 .............................................................................................................................................................. 25 ¥60
62.5 .............................................................................................................................................................. 25 ¥65
87.5 .............................................................................................................................................................. 25 ¥65
150 ............................................................................................................................................................... 100 ¥65
250 ............................................................................................................................................................... 100 ¥65
350 ............................................................................................................................................................... 100.00 ¥65
>400 kHz to12 MHz 30(s) ........................................................................................................................... ¥80
12 MHz to paired receive band ................................................................................................................... 30 (s) ¥80
In the paired receive band ........................................................................................................................... 30 (s) ¥100

150 kHz Base Transmitter ACP Requirements

100 ............................................................................................................................................................... 50 ¥40


200 ............................................................................................................................................................... 50 ¥50
300 ............................................................................................................................................................... 50 ¥55
400 ............................................................................................................................................................... 50 ¥60
600–1000 ..................................................................................................................................................... 30(s) ¥65
1000 to receive band ................................................................................................................................... 30(s) ¥75
In the receive band ...................................................................................................................................... 30(s) ¥100
1 Not specified.
2 Continues at ¥6dB/Oct.

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(2) ACP measurement procedure. The ACP measurements, set the any authorized bandwidth that does not
following procedures are to be followed measurement bandwidth as shown in exceed the channel size.
for making ACP transmitter the tables above. Measure the ACP in * * * * *
measurements. For time division dBm. These measurements should be
multiple access (TDMA) systems, the made at maximum power. Calculate the PART 90—PRIVATE LAND MOBILE
measurements are to be made under coupled power by subtracting the RADIO SERVICES
TDMA operation only during time slots measurements made in this step from
when the transmitter is on. All the reference power measured in the 3. The authority citation for Part 90
measurements must be made at the previous step. The absolute ACP values continues to read as follows:
input to the transmitter’s antenna. must be less than the values given in the Authority: Sections 4(i), 11, 303(g), 303(r),
Measurement bandwidth used below table for each condition above. and 332(c)(7) of the Communications Act of
implies an instrument that measures the (iii) Swept power measurement: Set a 1934, as amended, 47 U.S.C. 154(i), 161,
power in many narrow bandwidths (e.g. spectrum analyzer to 30 kHz resolution 303(g), 303(r), 332(c)(7).
300 Hz) and integrates these powers bandwidth, 1 MHz video bandwidth
across a larger band to determine power 4. Section 90.543 is amended by
and sample mode detection. Sweep #6 revising paragraph (a) to read as follows:
in the measurement bandwidth. MHz from the carrier frequency. Set the
(i) Setting reference level: Using a reference level to the RMS value of the § 90.543 Emission limitations.
spectrum analyzer capable of ACP transmitter power and note the absolute * * * * *
measurements, set the measurement
power. The response at frequencies (a) The adjacent channel power (ACP)
bandwidth to the channel size. For
greater than 600 kHz must be less than requirements for transmitters designed
example, for a 6.25 kHz transmitter, set
the values in the tables above. for various channel sizes are shown in
the measurement bandwidth to 6.25
kHz; for a 150 kHz transmitter, set the (3) Out-of-band emission limit. On the following tables. Mobile station
measurement bandwidth to 150 kHz. Set any frequency outside of the frequency requirements apply to handheld, car
the frequency offset of the measurement ranges covered by the ACP tables in this mounted and control station units. The
bandwidth to zero and adjust the center section, the power of any emission must tables specify a value for the ACP as a
frequency of the spectrum analyzer to be reduced below the unmodulated function of the displacement from the
give the power level in the measurement carrier power (P) by at least 43 + 10 log channel center frequency and
bandwidth. Record this power level in (P) dB. measurement bandwidth. In the
dBm as the ‘‘reference power level’’. (4) Authorized bandwidth. Provided following tables, ‘‘(s)’’ indicates a swept
(ii) Non-swept power measurement: that the ACP requirements of this measurement may be used.
Using a spectrum analyzer capable of section are met, applicants may request * * * * *

Measurement Maximum ACP


Offset from center frequency (kHz) bandwidth (dBc)

6.25 kHz Mobile Transmitter ACP Requirements

6.25 .............................................................................................................................................................. 6.25 ¥40


12.5 .............................................................................................................................................................. 6.25 ¥60
18.75 ............................................................................................................................................................ 6.25 ¥60
25.00 ............................................................................................................................................................ 6.25 ¥65
37.50 ............................................................................................................................................................ 25.00 ¥65
62.50 ............................................................................................................................................................ 25.00 ¥65
87.50 ............................................................................................................................................................ 25.00 ¥65
150.00 .......................................................................................................................................................... 100.00 ¥65
250.00 .......................................................................................................................................................... 100.00 ¥65
350.00 .......................................................................................................................................................... 100.00 ¥65
>400 kHz to 12 MHz ................................................................................................................................... 30 (s) ¥75
12 MHz to paired receive band ................................................................................................................... 30 (s) ¥75
In the paired receive band ........................................................................................................................... 30 (s) ¥100

12.5 kHz Mobile Transmitter ACP Requirements

9.375 ............................................................................................................................................................ 6.25 ¥40


15.625 .......................................................................................................................................................... 6.25 ¥60
21.875 .......................................................................................................................................................... 6.25 ¥60
37.50 ............................................................................................................................................................ 25.00 ¥60
62.50 ............................................................................................................................................................ 25.00 ¥65
87.50 ............................................................................................................................................................ 25.00 ¥65
150.00 .......................................................................................................................................................... 100 ¥65
250.00 .......................................................................................................................................................... 100 ¥65
350.00 .......................................................................................................................................................... 100 ¥65
>400 kHz to 12 MHz ................................................................................................................................... 30 (s) ¥75
12 MHz to paired receive band ................................................................................................................... 30 (s) ¥75
In the paired receive band ........................................................................................................................... 30 (s) ¥100

25 kHz Mobile Transmitter ACP Requirements

15.625 .......................................................................................................................................................... 6.25 ¥40

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Measurement Maximum ACP


Offset from center frequency (kHz) bandwidth (dBc)

21.875 .......................................................................................................................................................... 6.25 ¥60


37.50 ............................................................................................................................................................ 25 ¥60
62.50 ............................................................................................................................................................ 25 ¥65
87.50 ............................................................................................................................................................ 25 ¥65
150.00 .......................................................................................................................................................... 100 ¥65
250.00 .......................................................................................................................................................... 100 ¥65
350.00 .......................................................................................................................................................... 100 ¥65
>400 kHz to 12 MHz ................................................................................................................................... 30 (s) ¥75
12 MHz to paired receive band ................................................................................................................... 30 (s) ¥75
In the paired receive band ........................................................................................................................... 30 (s) ¥100

Measurement Maximum ACP Maximum ACP


Offset from center frequency (kHz) bandwidth (kHz) relative (dBc) absolute (dBc)

150 kHz Mobile Transmitter ACP Requirements

100 ............................................................................................................................. 50 ¥40 Not specified


200 ............................................................................................................................. 50 ¥50 ¥35
300 ............................................................................................................................. 50 ¥50 ¥35
400 ............................................................................................................................. 50 ¥50 ¥35
600–1000 ................................................................................................................... 30(s) ¥60 ¥45
1000 to receive band ................................................................................................. 30(s) ¥70 ¥55
In the receive band .................................................................................................... 30(s) ¥100 ¥75

Measurement Maximum ACP


Offset from center frequency (kHz) bandwidth (kHz) (dBc)

6.25 kHz Base Transmitter ACP Requirements

6.25 .............................................................................................................................................................. 6.25 ¥40


12.50 ............................................................................................................................................................ 6.25 ¥60
18.75 ............................................................................................................................................................ 6.25 ¥60
25.00 ............................................................................................................................................................ 6.25 ¥65
37.50 ............................................................................................................................................................ 25 ¥65
62.50 ............................................................................................................................................................ 25 ¥65
87.50 ............................................................................................................................................................ 25 ¥65
150.00 .......................................................................................................................................................... 100 ¥65
250.00 .......................................................................................................................................................... 100 ¥65
350.00 .......................................................................................................................................................... 100 ¥65
>400 kHz to 12 MHz ................................................................................................................................... 30 (s) ¥80
12 MHz to paired receive band ................................................................................................................... 30 (s) ¥80
In the paired receive band ........................................................................................................................... 30 (s) ¥100

12.5 kHz Base Transmitter ACP Requirements

9.375 ............................................................................................................................................................ 6.25 ¥40


15.625 .......................................................................................................................................................... 6.25 ¥60
21.875 .......................................................................................................................................................... 6.25 ¥60
37.5 .............................................................................................................................................................. 25 ¥60
62.5 .............................................................................................................................................................. 25 ¥65
87.5 .............................................................................................................................................................. 25 ¥65
150 ............................................................................................................................................................... 100 ¥65
250 ............................................................................................................................................................... 100 ¥65
350 ............................................................................................................................................................... 100 ¥65
>400 kHz to 12 MHz ................................................................................................................................... 30 (s) ¥80
12 MHz to paired receive band ................................................................................................................... 30 (s) ¥80
In the paired receive band ........................................................................................................................... 30 (s) ¥100

25 kHz Base Transmitter ACP Requirements

15.625 .......................................................................................................................................................... 6.25 ¥40


21.875 .......................................................................................................................................................... 6.25 ¥60
37.5 .............................................................................................................................................................. 25 ¥60
62.5 .............................................................................................................................................................. 25 ¥65
87.5 .............................................................................................................................................................. 25 ¥65
150 ............................................................................................................................................................... 100 ¥65
250 ............................................................................................................................................................... 100 ¥65
350 ............................................................................................................................................................... 100.00 ¥65
>400 kHz to 12 MHz ................................................................................................................................... 30 (s) ¥80
12 MHz to paired receive band ................................................................................................................... 30 (s) ¥80
In the paired receive band ........................................................................................................................... 30 (s) ¥100

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Federal Register / Vol. 67, No. 217 / Friday, November 8, 2002 / Proposed Rules 68085

Measurement Maximum ACP


Offset from center frequency (kHz) bandwidth (kHz) (dBc)

150 kHz Base Transmitter ACP Requirements

100 ............................................................................................................................................................... 50 ¥40


200 ............................................................................................................................................................... 50 ¥50
300 ............................................................................................................................................................... 50 ¥55
400 ............................................................................................................................................................... 50 ¥60
600–1000 ..................................................................................................................................................... 30 (s) ¥65
1000 to receive band ................................................................................................................................... 30 (s) 1 ¥75

In the receive band ...................................................................................................................................... 30 (s) ¥100

Continues at 6dB/Oct.

(b) ACP measurement procedure. The bandwidth to 6.25 kHz; for a 150 kHz absolute value of the calculated ACP
following are the procedures for making transmitter, set the measurement must be greater than or equal to the
the transmitter ACP measurements. For bandwidth to 150 kHz. Set the absolute value of the ACP given in the
all measurements modulate the frequency offset of the measurement table for each condition above.
transmitter as it would be modulated in bandwidth to zero and adjust the center (c) Out-of-band emission limit. On
normal operating conditions. For time frequency of the instrument to the any frequency outside of the frequency
division multiple access (TDMA) assigned center frequency to measure ranges covered by the ACP tables in this
systems, the measurements are to be the average power level of the section, the power of any emission must
made under TDMA operation only transmitter. Record this power level in be reduced below the mean output
during procedures for making dBm as the ‘‘reference power level’’. power (P) by at least 43 + 10log (P) dB
transmitter measurements. For time (2) Non-swept power measurement: measured in 100 kHz bandwidth for
division multiple access (TDMA) Using a spectrum analyzer capable of frequencies less than 1 GHz, and in a 1
systems, the measurements are to be ACP measurements, set the MHz bandwidth for frequencies greater
made under TDMA operation only measurement bandwidth and frequency than 1GHz.
during time slots when the transmitter offset from the assigned center
frequency as shown in the tables in (d) Authorized bandwidth. Provided
is active. All measurements are made at that the ACP requirements of this
the transmitter’s output port. If a § 90.543(a) above. Any value of
resolution bandwidth may be used as section are met, applicants may request
transmitter has an integral antenna, a any authorized bandwidth that does not
suitable power coupling device shall be long as it does not exceed 2% of the
specified measurement bandwidth. exceed the channel size.
used to couple the RF signal to the
measurement instrument. The coupling Measure the power level in dBm. These (e) For operations in the 764 to 776
device shall substantially maintain the measurements should be made at MHz and 794 to 806 MHz bands, all
proper transmitter load impedance. The maximum power. Calculate ACP by emissions including harmonics in the
ACP measurements may be made with subtracting the reference power level band 1559–1610 MHz shall be limited to
measured in (b)(1) from the ¥70 dBW/MHz dBW/MHz equivalent
a spectrum analyzer capable of making
measurements made in this step. The isotropically radiated power (EIRP) for
direct ACP measurements.
absolute value of the calculated ACP wideband signals, and ¥80 dBW EIRP
‘‘Measurement bandwidth’’, as used for
must be greater than or equal to the for discrete emissions of less than 700
non-swept measurements, implies an
absolute value of the ACP given in the Hz bandwidth. For the purpose of
instrument that measures the power in
table for each condition above. equipment authorization, a transmitter
many narrow bandwidths equal to the (3) Swept power measurement: Set a
nominal resolution bandwidth and shall be tested with an antenna that is
spectrum analyzer to 30 kHz resolution representative of the type that will be
integrates these powers to determine the bandwidth, 1 MHz bandwidth and
total power in the specified used with the equipment in normal
average, sample, or RMS detection. Set operation.
measurement bandwidth. the reference level of the spectrum (f) When an emission outside of the
(1) Setting reference level. Set analyzer to the RMS value of the authorized bandwidth causes harmful
transmitter to maximum output power. transmitter power. Sweep above and
interference, the Commission may, at its
Using a spectrum analyzer capable of below the carrier frequency to the limits
discretion, require greater attenuation
ACP measurements, set the defined in the tables. Calculate ACP by
than specified in this section.
measurement bandwidth to the channel subtracting the reference power level
size. For example, for a 6.25 kHz measured in (b)(1) from the [FR Doc. 02–28166 Filed 11–7–02; 8:45 am]
transmitter, set the measurement measurements made in this step. The BILLING CODE 6712–01–P

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