TITLE

For Powell, ITV Regs Loom Low

AUTHOR(S)
Hearn, Ted; Donohue, Steve
PUB. DATE
April 2001
SOURCE
Multichannel News;04/09/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 15, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on United States Federal Communications Commission (FCC) chairman Michael Powell's suggestion that the FCC will not inject government regulation into the interactive television (ITV) business. Belief that new markets and services need time to develop; Regulation proponents' request for the FCC to oversee the ITV market.
ACCESSION #
4323674

 

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