[RFI] Remington Arms asks for 1 watt EIRP Part 15 waiver 900 MHz, 2.4 GHZ. Comments due 6 June
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PUBLIC NOTICE FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION 1919 M STREET, N.
W. WASHINGTON, D. C. 20554 News media information 202/ 418- 0500
Fax- On- Demand 202/ 418- 2830 Internet: http:// www. fcc. gov
ftp. fcc. gov
DA 05- 1289 Released: May 5, 2005
OFFICE OF ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY DECLARES REMINGTON ARMS
COMPANY, INC. REQUEST FOR A WAIVER OF PART 15 TO BE A
"PERMIT- BUT- DISCLOSE" PROCEEDING FOR EX PARTE PURPOSES
ET Docket No. 05- 182
Comments Date: June 6, 2005 Reply Comments Date: June 21, 2005
On April 22, 2005, Remington Arms Company, Inc., Law Enforcement
Technologies Division, ( Remington) filed a request for waiver
of Sections 15.245( b), 15.247( b)( 3), 15.247( e),
and 15.249( a) of the Commissions rules in order to permit the
authorization, importation and operation of its video and audio
surveillance system known as the Remington Eyeball R1.
The Remington Eyeball R1 is a unique system that provides live
video and audio surveillance over the 2400- 2483.5 MHz band using
analog modulation. Remington requests a
waiver of the emission limits in Section 15.245( b), of the
emission type in Section 15.247( b)( 3) and of the spectral
density in Section 15.247( e) of the Commissions rules to permit
the operation of its
analog system at a EIRP of 1 watt. Remington also requests a
similar waiver of Section 15.249( a) to permit its associated
radio control transmitter to operate in the 902- 928 MHz band at
an EIRP of 1
The Office of Engineering and Technology (OET) is reviewing the
request and seeks comments from interested parties. OET has
concluded that in order to develop a complete record on
the complex issues presented by this request, this proceeding
will be treated, for ex parte purposes, as a "permit- but-
disclose" proceeding, in accordance with Section 1.1200( a) of the
rules, and is subject to the requirements under Section 1.1206(
b) of the rules.
Pursuant to Sections 1.415 and 1.419 of the Commission's rules,
47 C. F. R. §§ 1.415, 1.419, interested parties may file
comments on or before June 6, 2005, and reply comments on
or before June 21, 2005. Comments may be filed using the
Commission's Electronic Comment Filing System (ECFS) or by filing
paper copies. See Electronic Filing of Documents in
Rulemaking Proceedings, 63 Fed. Reg. 24121 (1998).
Comments filed through the ECFS can be sent as an electronic
file via the Internet to http:// www. fcc. gov/ e- file/ ecfs.
html. Generally, only one copy of an electronic submission must
be filed. In completing the transmittal screen, commenters should
include their full name, U. S. Postal Service mailing address,
and the applicable docket [ET Docket No. 05- 182]. Parties may
also submit an electronic comment by Internet e- mail. To get
filing instructions for e- mail comments, commenters should send
an e- mail to ecfs@ fcc. gov, and should include the following
words in the body of the message, "get form <your e- mail
address." A sample form and directions will be sent in reply.
Parties who choose to file by paper must file an original and
copies of each filing.
Filings can be sent by hand or messenger delivery, by commercial
overnight courier, or by first- class or overnight U. S. Postal
Service mail (although we continue to experience delays in
receiving U. S. Postal Service mail). The Commission's contractor,
Natek, Inc., will receive hand- delivered or messenger- delivered
paper filings for the Commission's Secretary at 236
Massachusetts Avenue, N. E., Suite 110, Washington, D. C. 20002.
The filing hours at this location are 8: 00 a. m. to 7: 00 p.
m. All hand deliveries must be held together with rubber bands
or fasteners. Any envelopes must be disposed of before entering
the building. Commercial overnight mail (other than U. S. Postal
Service Express Mail and Priority Mail) must be sent to
9300 East Hampton Drive, Capitol Heights, MD 20743. U. S. Postal
Service first- class mail, Express Mail, and Priority Mail should
be addressed to 445 12th Street, SW, Washington, D. C.
All filings must be addressed to the Commission's Secretary,
Office of the Secretary, Federal Communications Commission.
The full text of the waiver request is available for inspection
and copying during normal business hours in Room CY- A257, 445
12 th Street, SW, Washington, D. C., and may also be
purchased from the Commission's duplication contractor, Best Copy
and Printing, Inc., (800) 378- 3160.
By the Chief, Office of Engineering and Technology Office of
Engineering and Technology contact: John A. Reed at (202) 418-
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