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An Annual Autumnal Occurrence As Daylight Savings Time Falls Back To Standard At 2:00 a.m. on Sunday, November 2, most of us will return to Standard Time. Historically, that change has tended to affect mainly AM stations whose nighttime facilities differ from their daytime facilities – since the switch from day-to-night and vice versa is normally … Continue Reading

Commission Gives Guidance for AM Stations

By Lee Petro

The Commission released a public notice today authorizing AM stations with
Presunrise and/or Postsunset Service Authorizations located in communities that
follow Daylight Savings Time to use the "Advanced" power and time specifications
in their licenses for the period between March 9, 2008 and March 31, 2008. 
Daylight Saving Time commences on March 9, 2008, as a result of the enactment of
the US Energy Policy Act of 2005, which moved the commencement of DST into
March.  This follows the policy eventually adopted by the Commission last year
after it first erroneously re-calculated and ...

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