NAB: FCC Repack Deadline Likely Unachievable

Argues for flexible approach and must-carry for temporary channel sharers November 16, 2016

WASHINGTON—The National Association of Broadcasters is wary of the FCC’s 39-month deadline for the post-auction repack. The organization filed reply comments to the FCC on the repack in which it says the 39-month deadline “reflects unduly optimistic assumptions.” The comments also push for temporary channel sharing stations to receive must-carry/retrans rights.

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