States, Wireless Still at Odds

Rockwell, Mark
November 2006
Wireless Week;11/1/2006, Vol. 12 Issue 22, p22
Trade Publication
The article reports that the dispute between state regulators in Washington and the wireless communications industry concerning federal pre-emption of state regulation in a telecommunications bill will intensify. Brad Ramsay of the National Association of State Regulatory Utility Commissioners said that pre-empting states from pursuing consumer bills shuts down an important avenue for consumers to pursue complaints. The telecommunications bill will depend on the election in November 2006.


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