Today the President signed the
Telecommunications Act of 1996.
Remarks by the President in signing ceremony
Listen to the audio of the President and
Vice President's remarks.
A brief summary of the bill is available.
read the full text of the Telecommunications Act
you need to visit the Library of Congress. Look
under bills of the 104th Congress, and search "enrolled bills" for
"telecommunications act of 1996"
statement on the passage of the Act and the Vice President's
statement on the passage of the Act are also available.
The Vice President outlined the
Administration's goals in
telecommunications reform in a major address in January 1994 in Los
Angeles. Additional information about the Administration's
telecommunications policies may be found at the National
Telecommunications and Information Administration.
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