FCC OKs Access to Funds

Rockwell, Mark
March 2005
Wireless Week;3/15/2005, Vol. 11 Issue 7, p40
Trade Publication
Deals with the set of guidelines on Universal Service Fund for eligible telecommunications carriers in the U.S. issued by the U.S. Federal Communication Commission. Reaction of Diane Cornell, vice president of regulatory policy at Cellular and Telecom Industry Association, on the guidelines; Impact of the guidelines on the local exchange carriers service areas; Implications of the new rules for wireless carriers.


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