US FCC Introduces New Equipment Authorization Approval Procedures for Imported Radio Frequency Devices

The requirement for radio frequency equipment importers in the United States to submit an FCC Form 740 has been lifted as of November 2, 2017. As such, it is no longer required to file information related to the importation with the FCC. But the device being imported is still subject to equipment authorization by the FCC in accordance with the appropriate approval procedures. The summary below may help to determine the specific type of equipment authorization that applies to the device... [See PDF version for more information]