Posts Tagged ‘Telecommunications Act of 1996’

Congressional Action on Telecommunications Act in Question at Broadband Breakfast Club

Broadband Calendar, Broadband TV, FCC, Net Neutrality, Universal Service, Wireless January 20th, 2011

WASHINGTON, January 20, 2011 – After 15 years of explosive growth and innovation in telecommunications since the last major revision, the 112th Congress is faced with the question of whether the law is keeping up with technology. On Tuesday, our panelists discussed whether Congress should consider another overhaul of the Telecommunications Act of 1996, and whether it is politically viable to do so at 2011′s first Broadband Breakfast Club.

Lessons the FCC Can Learn from the Past!

Broadband Stimulus, Expert Opinion November 29th, 2009

I think the FCC has to look back at how Broadband proliferation occurred from its beginnings to understand how to move it forward today. By researching and studying The Cable Communications Act of 1984, the Cable Television Consumer Protection and Competition Act of 1992, , and the Telecommunications Act of 1996, the federal arm of […]

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