Eliminating rate regs is NCTA goal

December 1994
Broadcasting & Cable;12/19/94, Vol. 124 Issue 51, p10
Reports on the goal of the National Cable Television Association (NCTA) to free cable systems from rate regulation. Remarks by NCTA President Decker Anstrom; Provisions of the regulatory 1992 Cable Act; NCTA's other goals for telecommunications reform legislation.


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