TITLE

Funding for Broadband Infrastructure Deployment In the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009

PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
Venulex Legal Summaries;2009 Q1, Special section p1
SOURCE TYPE
Law
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the major features of the broadband deployment provisions in the U.S. American Recovery and Reinvestment Act. It notes that a $4.7 billion Broadband Technology Opportunities Program (BTOP) has been created by the Act. Also cited is that the National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) would be provided $350 million of the $4.7 billion appropriated for the BTOP program for the development and maintenance of a comprehensive map showing broadband service capability and availability throughout the nation.
ACCESSION #
42990765

 

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