Amateur radio rules

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The following links will take you to the direct page for each rule at ncvec.

Subpart A general provisions

97.1 Basis and purpose.

97.3 Definitions.

97.5 Station license required.

97.7 Control operator required.

97.9 Operator license.

97.11 Stations aboard ships or aircraft.

97.13 Restrictions on station location.

97.15 Station antenna structures.

97.17 Application for new license grant.

97.19 Application for a vanity call sign.

97.21 Application for a modified or renewed license.

97.23 Mailing address.

97.25 License term.

97.27 FCC modification of station license.

97.29 Replacement license document.

Subpart B Station Operation Standards

97.101 General standards.

97.103 Station licensee responsibilities.

97.105 Control operator duties.

97.107 Alien control operator privileges.

97.109 Station control.

97.111 Authorized transmissions.

97.113 Prohibited transmissions.

97.115 Third party communications.

97.117 International communications.

97.119 Station identification.

97.121 Restricted operation.

Subpart C special Operations

97.201 Auxiliary station.

97.203 Beacon station.

97.205 Repeater station.

97.207 Space station.

97.209 Earth station.

97.211 Space telecommand station.

97.213 Telecommand of an amateur station.

97.215 Telecommand of model craft.

97.217 Telemetry.

97.219 Message forwarding system.

97.221 Automatically controlled digital station.

Subpart D Technical Standards

97.301 Authorized frequency bands.

97.303 Frequency sharing requirements.

97.305 Authorized emission types.

97.307 Emission standards.

97.309 RTTY and data emission codes.

97.311 SS emission types.

97.313 Transmitter power standards.

97.315 Certification of external RF power amplifiers.

97.317 Standards for certification of external RF power amplifiers.

Subpart E Emergency Communications

97.401 Operation during a disaster.

97.403 Safety of life and protection of property.

97.405 Station in distress.

97.407 Radio amateur civil emergency service.

Subpart F Qualifying Examination Systems

97.501 Qualifying for an amateur operator license.

97.503 Element standards.

97.505 Element credit.

97.507 Preparing an examination.

97.509 Administering VE requirements.

97.511 Examinee conduct.

97.513 VE session manager requirements.

97.519 Coordinating examination sessions.

97.521 VEC qualifications.

97.523 Question pools.

97.525 Accrediting VEs.

97.527 Reimbursement for expenses.

Appendix 1 Areas Regulated by the FCC

Appendix 2 VEC Regions

Sec. 1.913 Application requirements and procedures

Sec. 1.923 Content of applications

Sec. 1.1307 When Environmental Assessments (EA) must be prepared

Sec. 1.1310 Radiofrequency radiation exposure limits