FCC Preemption Amendment Approved
July 17, 2014
The Republican-controlled House has approved an amendment to the Financial Services bill—the FCC appropriations bill—that would prevent the FCC from preempting municipal broadband regulations. The amendment, which was introduced by Rep. Marsha Blackburn (R-Tenn.), is unlikely to make it past the Democratically controlled Senate but for now it is part of the must-pass bill.
Get the Media Source Newsletter on your smartphone or tablet now!
Broadcast stations that are licensed as noncommercial do not have any reasonable access requirements.Posted on September 25, 2020
The announcement by Thomas More Society means a trial judge will hear Los Angeles County defend...Posted on September 25, 2020
Hawley's "Limiting Section 230 Immunity to Good Samaritans Act" would limit web sites' Sec. 230 immunity from civil liability...Posted on September 25, 2020
Broadcasters will get a few more days to pay their annual regulatory fee to the federal government.Posted on September 25, 2020