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Spectrum Policy in the Age of Broadband: Issues for Congress

Categories: Antitrust/Monopoly,Laws/Regulations,Science/Technology,Telecommunications/Internet

http://www.fas.org/sgp/crs/misc/R40674.pdf

The convergence of wireless telecommunications technology with the Internet is fostering new demands for service and new technologies.  This report discusses key spectrum policy provisions in current Congressional bills relating to spectrum auctions, competition,  and the development of new technologies.  From the Congressional Research Service, posted by the Federation of American Scientists