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Jackson, Donny
February 2011
Urgent Communications;Feb2011, Vol. 29 Issue 2, p6
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The article focuses on the proposal of U.S. Senator Jay Rockefeller to reallocate 700 megahertz (MHz) D Block spectrum to the U.S. public safety sector. Yucel Ors, director of legislative affairs for the Association of Public Safety Communications Officials (APCO) says that the proposal removes the possibility of the D Block being auctioned to commercial carriers. The legislation features a dedication of more than 10 billion U.S. dollars from proceeds from future spectrum auctions.


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