Senate Panel Sets Analog Sunset for '09

Hearn, Ted
October 2005
Multichannel News;10/24/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 44, p6
Reports on the introduction of a bill that would shut off free over-the-air analog television in the U.S. by April 7, 2009 sponsored by Senate Commerce Committee chairman Ted Stevens and member Daniel Inouye. Economic impact of the bill; Financial grants provided to subsidize the transition to digital television; Role of the Federal Communications Commission in the transfer of spectrum allocation following the transition.


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