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Amateur Transmission

Volume 478: debated on Wednesday 25 October 1950

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asked the Postmaster-General why he will not permit amateurs in this country to transmit television in the internationally-agreed amateur bands, as is at present being done by amateurs in the United States of America and Holland.

This question has been reviewed and I am glad to announce that arrangements are being made to licence the transmission by amateurs of television signals in the bands 2300 to 2450 megacycles per second, 5650 to 5850 megacycles per second and 10,000 to 10,500 megacycles per second.