Carriers Try Back Door State Pre-emption

Rockwell, Mark
July 2006
Wireless Week;7/1/2006, Vol. 12 Issue 14, p10
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the passing of the rewritten Telecommunications Act by the U.S. House of Representatives without a provision for wireless carriers. Cellular Telecommunications & Internet Association president Steve Largent has advocated a national wireless regulatory framework at U.S. House and Senate hearings, arguing that state regulators are moving to impose increasingly restrictive consumer protection rules at the expense of wireless services.


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