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FCC Part 15 Radio Frequency Devices
Section 15.38

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is the authority 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 is in the public domain and may be freely copied so long as the content is not changed. This copy is provided as a convenience for RF Cafe visitors. 

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[Code of Federal Regulations]
[Title 47, Volume 1]
[Revised as of October 1, 2008]
From the U.S. Government Printing Office via GPO Access
[CITE: 47CFR15.38]
[Page 764-765]
                       TITLE 47--TELECOMMUNICATION
                            Subpart A_General
Sec. 15.38  Incorporation by reference.
    (a) The materials listed in this section are incorporated by 
reference in this part. These incorporations by reference were approved 
by the Director of the Federal Register in accordance with 5 U.S.C. 
552(a) and 1 CFR part 51. These materials are incorporated as they exist 
on the date of the approval, and notice of any change in these materials 
will be published in the Federal Register. The materials are available 
for purchase at the corresponding addresses as noted, and all are 
available for inspection at the Federal Communications Commission, 445 
12th. St., SW., Reference Information Center, Room CY-A257, Washington, 
DC 20554, and at the National Archives and Records Administration 
(NARA). For information on the availability of this material at NARA, 
call 202-741-6030, or go to:
    (b) The following materials are available for purchase from at least 
one of the following addresses: Global Engineering Documents, 15 
Inverness Way East, Englewood, CO 80112 or at; or 
American National Standards Institute, 25 West 43rd Street, 4th Floor, 
New York, NY 10036 or at
default.asp; or Society of Cable Telecommunications Engineers at http://
    (1) SCTE 28 2003 (formerly DVS 295): ``Host-POD Interface 
Standard,'' 2003, IBR approved for Sec. 15.123.
    (2) SCTE 41 2003 (formerly DVS 301): ``POD Copy Protection System,'' 
2003, IBR approved for Sec. 15.123.
    (3) ANSI/SCTE 54 2003 (formerly DVS 241): ``Digital Video Service 
Multiplex and Transport System Standard for Cable Television,'' 2003, 
IBR approved for Sec. 15.123.
    (4) ANSI/SCTE 65 2002 (formerly DVS 234): ``Service Information 
Delivered Out-of-Band for Digital Cable Television,'' 2002, IBR approved 
for Sec. 15.123.
    (5) SCTE 40 2003 (formerly DVS 313): ``Digital Cable Network 
Interface Standard,'' 2003, IBR approved for Sec. 15.123.
[[Page 765]]
    (6) ANSI C63.4-2003: ``Methods of Measurement of Radio-Noise 
Emissions from Low-Voltage Electrical and Electronic Equipment in the 
Range of 9 kHz to 40 GHz,'' 2003, IBR approved for Sec. 15.31, except 
for sections 4.1, 5.2, 5.7, 9 and 14.
    (7) CEA-542-B: ``CEA Standard: Cable Television Channel 
Identification Plan,'' July 2003, IBR approved for Sec. 15.118.
    (8) EIA-608: ``Recommended Practice for Line 21 Data Service,'' 
1994, IBR approved for Sec. 15.120.
    (9) EIA-744: ``Transport of Content Advisory Information Using 
Extended Data Service (XDS),'' 1997, IBR approved for Sec. 15.120.
    (10) EIA-708-B: ``Digital Television (DTV) Closed Captioning,'' 
1999, IBR approved for Sec. 15.122.
    (11) Third Edition of the International Special Committee on Radio 
Interference (CISPR), Pub. 22, ``Information Technology Equipment--Radio 
Disturbance Characteristics--Limits and Methods of Measurement,'' 1997, 
IBR approved for Sec. 15.109.
    (12) ANSI C63.17-1998: ``Methods of Measurement of the 
Electromagnetic and Operational Compatibility of Unlicensed Personal 
Communications Services (UPCS) Devices'', 1998, IBR approved for Sec. 
    (13) CEA-766-A: ``U.S. and Canadian Region Rating Tables (RRT) and 
Content Advisory Descriptors for Transport of Content Advisory 
Information using ATSC A/65-A Program and System Information Protocol 
(PSIP),'' April 2001, IBR approved for Sec. 15.120.
    (c) The following materials are freely available from at least one 
of the following addresses: Consumer Electronics Association, 2500 
Wilson Blvd., Arlington, VA 22201 or at 
Uni-Dir-PICS-I01-030903: ``Uni-Directional Receiving Device: Conformance 
Checklist: PICS Proforma,'' 2003, IBR approved for Sec. 15.123.
[68 FR 66732, Nov. 28, 2003, as amended at 68 FR 68546, Dec. 9, 2003; 69 
FR 18803, Apr. 9, 2004; 69 FR 54034, Sept. 7, 2004; 69 FR 59534, Oct. 4, 
2004; 69 FR 57861, Sept. 28, 2004]

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