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- Washington watch. McAvoy, Kim // Broadcasting & Cable;5/16/94, Vol. 124 Issue 20, p53
Reports on the Federal Communications Commission's (FCC) reassurance to QVC and the Home Shopping Channel that the new cable rules allow them to offer financial incentives to cable operators in return for carriage.
- NCTA balks at box ban. McConnell, Bill // Broadcasting & Cable;05/17/99, Vol. 129 Issue 21, p18
Reports on the National Cable Television Association's plan to ask a federal court to reverse the United States government's ban on integrated set-top boxes that offer security and channel-surfing functions. United States Federal Communications Commission's vote to retain rules barring cable...
- What will DTV do to cable regulations? C.M. // Broadcasting & Cable;05/19/97, Vol. 127 Issue 21, p60
Focuses on Federal Communications Commission (FCC) officials' efforts to figure out whether the deployment of digital television (DTV) technology will require new rules for cable system operators in the United States. Application of cable television's must-carry laws to the new broadcast...
- Washington watch. McAvoy, Kim // Broadcasting & Cable;9/5/94, Vol. 124 Issue 36, p37
Reports on the Federal Communications Commission's (FCC) issuance of two rulings granting local officials in Seattle, Washington and Detroit, Michigan the authority to regulate cable rates.
- Getting over the walls. // Broadcasting & Cable;12/5/94, Vol. 124 Issue 49, p90
Editorial. Comments on the United States Federal Communication Commission's policies regarding cable television in the United States. Capital incentives; Regulation of television services; Regulatory agencies.
- As expected, the Federal... Coorsh, Richard // Consumers' Research Magazine;Jan1995, Vol. 78 Issue 1, p6
Reports that the United States Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has approved the cable operators' development of optional tiers of programming and to charge extra costs to subscribers. Reaction of the Consumer Federation of America.
- You can't take it with you. // Telephony;10/27/97, Vol. 233 Issue 17, p47
Discloses the rule adopted by the US Federal Communications Commission stating that apartment building owners and renters should have greater access choices in cable television service.
- Appeals Court Backs FCC Set-Top Rules. Hearn, Ted // Multichannel News;06/12/2000, Vol. 21 Issue 24, p3
Reports that the United States Court of Appeals for the District fo Columbia Circuit has ruled that the Federal Communications Commission acted lawfully in banning cable operators from deploying integrated set-top boxes beginning in 2005. Order of FCC to cable operators to provide a...
- Cable backs public interest rules--for DBS. McConnell, Cris // Broadcasting & Cable;05/05/97, Vol. 127 Issue 19, p21
Focuses on Federal Communications Commission's efforts in establishing DBS public interest obligations on cable rules. Provision of must-carry and program-access rules; Need to impose the rules on DBS operators; Impact of the policy among satellite industry organizations.
- FCC plans new rate rules. // Electronic Media;7/29/96, Vol. 15 Issue 31, p1
Reports on the US Federal Communications Commission's proposal to give cable television operators pricing flexibility to raise enhanced services tier rates to make up for reduction in basic tier rates.