So in original. Probably should be “it”.
does not itself recommend such action pursuant to the provisions of
Editorial Notes

1986—Subsec. (b). Pub. L. 99–495 struck out first sentence which read as follows: “No earlier than five years before the expiration of any license, the Commission shall entertain applications for a new license and decide them in a relicensing proceeding pursuant to the provisions of section 808 of this title.”

1968—Pub. L. 90–451 designated existing provisions as subsec. (a) and added subsec. (b).

1935—Act Aug. 26, 1935, § 207, amended section generally.

Statutory Notes and Related Subsidiaries
Effective Date of 1986 Amendment

Amendment by Pub. L. 99–495 effective with respect to each license, permit, or exemption issued under this chapter after Oct. 16, 1986, see section 18 of Pub. L. 99–495, set out as a note under section 797 of this title.