TITLE

Net Neutrality to Change in Stevens Bill

AUTHOR(S)
Hearn, Ted
PUB. DATE
June 2006
SOURCE
Multichannel News;6/19/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 25, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on demands for the inclusion of a net neutrality provision in a telecommunications bill sponsored by U.S. Senate Commerce Committee chairman Ted Stevens (R-Alaska). Need for the U.S. Federal Communications Commission to review the Internet market for five years and file annual reports with the U.S. Congress on the activities of broadband access providers; Opposition of the administration of U.S. President George W. Bush to any neutrality bill; Plan of U.S. Senator John McCain (R-Ariz.) to offer an amendment to the bill that would allow telephone companies to bypass local cable franchising.
ACCESSION #
21206836

 

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