Description: H.Amdt. 981 — 109th Congress (2005-2006)All Information (Except Text)

Manager's amendment consists of the text of the amendment contained in House Report 109-491 and printed on page H3569 in the Congressional Record for June 8, 2006.

Purpose:

An amendment numbered 1 printed in House Report 109-491 to clarify the following: (1) what constitutes a franchise area; (2) that a person or group seeking authority to provide service under a national franchise must agree to comply with all requirements the FCC promulgates pursuant to the consumer protection and customer service provisions in the bill; (3) that anyone with a national franchise shall be subject to all the cable operator provisions of Title VI of the Communications Act except for the ones specifically excepted in the bill; and (4) that nothing in the legislation affects existing pole attachment law.

House Amendment Code:

(A001)

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