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“Couple questions, can someone explain to me the difference between underwriting and advertising in this conversation?”
I gave a really basic version, but there are a few places to check which aren’t too legalese to understand:
Check #3 here: http://www.oce.nysed.gov/etvpb/FAQ.htm#q5
“And also, will this new bill allow me to buy a more powerful FM transmitter and start broadcasting?”
The short answer is “no” — individuals cannot own a LPFM Community Radio Station. However, if you’re serious, go here to begin your research into what it will take:
That’s the organization which is largely responsible for getting the bill passed. They’ve been helping communities step through the filing process for years. I’ve been on their group email list since July of 2009.