Set-Top Subsidy Takes Form

Hearn, Ted
May 2006
Multichannel News;5/22/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 21, p35
Reports on the plan of the U.S. Commerce Department to solicit public comment on a $1.5 billion subsidy program to help consumers purchase converter boxes to run analog television sets after the cessation of analog television broadcasting in early 2009. Order for Commerce Department's National Telecommunications and Information Administration to supervise the program; Deadline of the analog licenses of television networks; Key points of the planned subsidy program.


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