TITLE

Children's TV Act

AUTHOR(S)
Martin, Harry C.
PUB. DATE
September 2008
SOURCE
Broadcast Engineering;Sep2008, Vol. 50 Issue 9, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the fine issued by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to a television (TV) station in the U.S. The FCC has issued its first fine to the Class A TV station for failure to have enough amount of children's educational or informational (E/I) programming. The station was hit with a $20,000 fine for failing to air core programming for children for a part of its license term. The failure constituted a violation of Section 73.671 of its rules.
ACCESSION #
34622874

 

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