DBS ops face deadline for set-asides

November 1999
Multichannel News;11/8/99, Vol. 20 Issue 46, p20
Reports that DirecTV Inc. and EchoStar Communications Corp. are reviewing proposals from educational and special-interest programmers in an attempt to meet the December 15, 1999 deadline for complying with the set-aside requirements of the United States Federal Communications Commission. Proposed uses of set-aside channels; Implications for public-service programmers.


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