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in the United States of America that creates and enforces the use of airwaves throughout the entire
radio frequency spectrum. This group of documents contains the entirety of the
FCC Part 15 regulations
that concern unlicensed radio frequency devices. As with all government documents, this material
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[Code of Federal Regulations]
[Title 47, Volume 1]
[Revised as of October 1, 2008]
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CHAPTER I--FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION
PART 15_RADIO FREQUENCY DEVICES--Table of Contents
Sec. 15.29 Inspection by the Commission.
(a) Any equipment or device subject to the provisions of this part,
together with any certificate, notice of registration or any technical
data required to be kept on file by the operator, supplier or party
responsible for compliance of the device shall be made available for
inspection by a Commission representative upon reasonable request.
(b) The owner or operator of a radio frequency device subject to
this part shall promptly furnish to the Commission or its representative
such information as may be requested concerning the operation of the
radio frequency device.
(c) The party responsible for the compliance of any device subject
to this part shall promptly furnish to the Commission or its
representatives such information as may be requested concerning the
operation of the device, including a copy of any measurements made for
obtaining an equipment authorization or demonstrating compliance with
(d) The Commission, from time to time, may request the party
responsible for compliance, including an importer, to submit to the FCC
Laboratory in Columbia, Maryland, various equipment to determine that
the equipment continues to comply with the applicable standards.
Shipping costs to the Commission's Laboratory and return shall be borne
by the responsible party. Testing by the Commission will be performed
using the measurement procedure(s) that was in effect at the time the
equipment was authorized or verified.