Telecommunications Act and Long Distance 1

Subcommittee members heard testimony from regulatory officials concerning the implementation of the Telecommunications Act of 1996. They… read more

Subcommittee members heard testimony from regulatory officials concerning the implementation of the Telecommunications Act of 1996. They testified specifically about the problems with the opening of local telephone markets to competition and the complementary opening of long distance markets through application by local telephone companies under certain conditions. Witnesses testified about how this can be implemented, such as through allowing local telephone monopolies into the long distance market if they agree to release their monopoly status in the local market. close

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Program ID:
101572-1
Category:
Senate Committee
Format:
Senate Committee
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Mar 4, 1998
Last Aired:
Mar 7, 1998

Airing Details

  • Mar 04, 1998 | 2:00pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 04, 1998 | 11:34pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Mar 05, 1998 | 5:26am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Mar 07, 1998 | 12:08pm EST | C-SPAN 2
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