TITLE

Cable girds for ISP lobbyists' efforts

AUTHOR(S)
Estrella; Haugsted, Joe
PUB. DATE
December 1999
SOURCE
Multichannel News;12/13/99, Vol. 20 Issue 51, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on United States cable communications firms' preparation for proposed legislation on open access Internet service. Federal hands-off policy that only a few local governments want competing Internet-service providers; Various states' reception of the issue; Bill provision that would classify cable as a telecommunications provider; Requirement that operators interconnect with local and long-distance carriers.
ACCESSION #
2603271

 

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