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- Markey moves to keep cable regulation. // Electronic Media;03/02/98, Vol. 17 Issue 10, p14
Reports on a legislation which was introduced by Representative Ed Markey of Massachusetts to repeal the March 31, 1999 cable television regulation. Why the bill's prospects are considered dim.
- Regulating Our Way to Freedom? HAHN, ROBERT // American (19328117);Nov/Dec2008, Vol. 2 Issue 6, p108
The author argues with the bill drafted by U.S. Representative Edward Markey, Democrat from Massachusetts called the Internet Freedom Preservation Act. The author says that the bill does not touch on antitrust concerns and says that more internet regulations even on the pretext of freedom cannot...
- Cable rate battle brews. Mundy, Alicia; Cooper, Jim // MediaWeek;03/02/98, Vol. 8 Issue 9, p6
Reports that Representative Edward Markey introduced a bill that would nullify the mid-1999 `sunset' provision of the cable rate regulations. Comments of Markey on cable rate increases; Opponents of Markey's bill; Views of operators on Markey's proposal.
- State's role in consumer protection bill pondered. Silva, Jeffrey // RCR Wireless News;3/3/2008, Vol. 27 Issue 5, p1
The article reports on a hearing held by U.S. House of Representatives lawmakers on a draft consumer protection bill introduced by House telecom subcommittee Chairman Edward Markey. The draft pre-empts states, but allows state attorneys general, public utility commissions and other state...
- Building reactors. // CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;10/27/2009, Vol. 181 Issue 9, pE208
The article reports on the development of the American Medical Isotopes Production Act, an act that will enable the U.S. to develop capacity to produce a domestic supply of molybdenum-99. It mentions that the plan being led by a steering group of the Nuclear Energy Agency could possibly spend...
- More privacy bills, this time from Mass. Democrat. // American Banker;8/13/1998, Vol. 163 Issue 154, p2
Reports on the introduction of a legislation that would prevent banks from selling private information without a customer's approval by, Congress representative, Edward J. Markey. Reference to the introduction of two other bills from Markey; Specifications of these bills; Comments from Markey.
- Lawmakers Aggressive on Clean Energy. // Modern Casting;may2009, Vol. 99 Issue 5, p25
The article discusses the American Clean Energy and Security Act of 2009 bill released by Representatives Henry Waxman and Edward Markey. The draft legislation reflects the recommendations issued by the U.S. Climate Action Partnership, a coalition of business and environmental groups that...
- 'Trippers' and Shippers. Biederman, David // Traffic World;9/15/2003, Vol. 267 Issue 37, p10
Reports on U.S. Congress representative Edward J. Markey's proposal to have all cargo shipped on passenger planes inspected or screened. Amendment earlier co-sponsored by Markey to the homeland security appropriations bill; Reaction of air carriers to Markey's proposal. INSET: 'Dead wrong'.
- Net Neutrality Fight Heats Up in Congress. // American Libraries;Jun/Jul2006, Vol. 37 Issue 6, p16
The article reports on the Network Neutrality Act of 2006, a bill introduced by Representative Edward J. Markey (D-Mass.) in the U.S. House of Representative on May 2, 2006 that would prevent telecom operators and broadband service providers from selling favored access to some websites or video...