FCC: LPTVs Have No Satellite Carriage Rights

October 28, 2019

The FCC's Media Bureau says, flatly, that LPTVs have no must-carry rights to satellite TV carriage.

Full power TVs have limited must-carry rights--if a satellite carrier carries any station subject to the compulsory license, it must carry all. Some LPTVs have must-carry rights on cable. But no LPTV has any must carry rights on Dish or DirecTV.

Read more at: https://www.broadcastingcable.com/news/fcc-lptvs-have-no-satellite-carriage-rights

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