Analog and Digital Must-Carry Obligations of Cable and Satellite Television Operators in the United States
16 Pages Posted: 22 Apr 2005
Date Written: April 2005
This paper provides a concise summary of mandatory signal carriage obligations of cable television and direct broadcast satellite operators. The paper provides a timely update of recent changes in must carry responsibilities resulting from the onset of digital broadcast television and enactment of the Satellite Home Viewer Extension and Reauthorization Act of 2004.
Keywords: Cable television, direct broadcast satellite, must carry
JEL Classification: L96, K23
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