TITLE

House OKs Bill With Broadband Provision

AUTHOR(S)
Sanchez, Humberto
PUB. DATE
June 2006
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;6/12/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32400, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on House approval for a bill that includes language allowing municipal governments to provide broadband services and prohibiting states from stopping localities from offering the services in the U.S. in 2006. The American Public Power Association, which represents state and locally-owned utilities, has lobbied for the inclusion of a municipal broadband language into the bill.
ACCESSION #
21258784

 

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