Broadband Internet Regulation and Access: Background and Issues

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This is one part in the series of reports that provide a background and analysis, and most recent developments regarding broadband or high-speed Internet access. The report starts out by answering questions; what is broadband and why is it important? This report also discusses broadband technologies, the status of broadband deployment and the related policy issues, as well as the legislation in congress.

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Gilroy, Angele A. & Kruger, Lennard G. January 26, 2006.

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  • Main Title: Broadband Internet Regulation and Access: Background and Issues
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This is one part in the series of reports that provide a background and analysis, and most recent developments regarding broadband or high-speed Internet access. The report starts out by answering questions; what is broadband and why is it important? This report also discusses broadband technologies, the status of broadband deployment and the related policy issues, as well as the legislation in congress.

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14 pages.

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  • January 26, 2006

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  • Feb. 24, 2006, 12:29 p.m.

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  • Oct. 12, 2017, 6:35 p.m.

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Gilroy, Angele A. & Kruger, Lennard G. Broadband Internet Regulation and Access: Background and Issues, report, January 26, 2006; Washington D.C.. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metacrs8296/: accessed December 17, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.