TITLE

Broadband Expansion Programs in the Recovery Act: Economic Stimulus Funding for Federal Broadband Infrastructure

PUB. DATE
April 2013
SOURCE
Congressional Digest;Apr2013, Vol. 92 Issue 4, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article looks at the funding provided in the U.S. American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) for the development of broadband telecommunication infrastructure in rural and other underserved areas of the U.S. It notes the law directed funds to two federal agencies, the U.S. National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) and the U.S. Rural Utilities Service (RUS), and outlines the provisions describing how the funds were to be used.
ACCESSION #
86157827

 

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