The NCPA was involved in a frequency dispute with a D-Star owner. The D-Star owner wanted to put his D-Star repeater on the packet duplex pair in the 2 meter band. However, the frequencies of that pair are in the forbidden zone for repeaters. The owner insisted his D-Star wasn't a repeater. The NCPA believed it was, but could not convince the D-Star owner. This is what led to the NCPA requesting a clarification from the FCC as to the definition of a repeater. The FCC agreed with the NCPA's interpretation. Here is the FCC's response (69 k PDF file)

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