TITLE

Statewide Franchising Stalls in Penn

AUTHOR(S)
Haugsted, Linda
PUB. DATE
October 2006
SOURCE
Multichannel News;10/9/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 40, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the withdrawal of the two cable-reform bills that would have enabled statewide cable franchising in Pennsylvania. Sponsors of the bills withdrew their legislation after facing oppositions from the municipal groups and the Broadband Cable Associations of Pennsylvania. The opposition points that the bill had no buildout requirements and potential providers had not indicated that they would provide video services throughout the entire state.
ACCESSION #
24975053

 

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