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H.AMDT. 981

An amendment numbered 1 printed in House Report 109-491 to clarify the following: (1) what constitutes a franchise area; (2) that a person or group seeking authority to provide service under a national franchise must agree to comply with all requirements the FCC promulgates pursuant to the consumer protection and customer service provisions in the bill; (3) that anyone with a national franchise shall be subject to all the cable operator provisions of Title VI of the Communications Act except for the ones specifically excepted in the bill; and (4) that nothing in the legislation affects existing pole attachment law.

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Amends H.R. 5252

Jun 8, 2006: Passed House


June 8, 2006
7:23 PM EDT
On agreeing to the Barton (TX) amendment (A001) Agreed to by voice vote.
June 8, 2006
7:16 PM EDT
Amendment (A001) offered by Mr. Barton (TX). (consideration: CR H3569-3570; text: CR H3569)