The IT Law Wiki

Satellite carrier

32,080pages on
this wiki
Add New Page
Add New Page Talk0

Definition Edit

A satellite carrier is

an entity that uses the facilities of a satellite or satellite service licensed by the Federal Communications Commission and operates in the Fixed-Satellite Service under part 25 of title 47 of the Code of Federal Regulations or the Direct Broadcast Satellite Service under part 100 of title 47 of the Code of Federal Regulations, to establish and operate a channel of communications for point-to-multipoint distribution of television station signals, and that owns or leases a capacity or service on a satellite in order to provide such point-to-multipoint distribution, except to the extent that such entity provides such distribution pursuant to tariff under the Communications Act of 1934, other than for private home viewing.[1]

References Edit

  1. 17 U.S.C. §119(d)(6).

Also on Fandom

Random Wiki