Changes to the Communications Act

Representative Greg Walden (R-OR), the chair of the House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Communications and Technology, spoke at a… read more

Representative Greg Walden (R-OR), the chair of the House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Communications and Technology, spoke at a Hudson Institute event on cable and satellite television laws. He said that his committee would examine and update the Communications Act, which governs laws involving television and other media. He also said his first update to the law would be to get “outdated government rules off the books” so that video programmers can better serve their customers and that he hopes to work with House Judiciary Committee to review and update the copyright licensing system for retransmission of broadcast signals. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Category:
Public Affairs Event
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Speech
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Dec 4, 2013
Last Aired:
Dec 24, 2013

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  • Dec 04, 2013 | 9:26pm EST | C-SPAN 1
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  • Dec 24, 2013 | 5:43am EST | C-SPAN 3
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