TITLE

FCC Begins Access Rules Proceeding

AUTHOR(S)
Hearn, Ted
PUB. DATE
October 2000
SOURCE
Multichannel News;10/02/2000, Vol. 21 Issue 40, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that the United States Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is considering proposed regulations that would require cable television operators to provide access to competing Internet service providers as of October 2, 2000. Provisions of the proposed regulations; Implications for the cable television and broadband industries.
ACCESSION #
3633645

 

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