The telecommunications act of 1996, a comprehensive law overhauling regulation of the telecommunications industry, recognizes the importance of access to telecommunications for people with disabilities in the information age section 255 of the act requires telecommunications products and services to be accessible to people with disabilities. The telecommunications authority of trinidad and tobago (‘the authority’) was established in july 2004 by the enactment of the telecommunications act 2001 amended by 17 of 2004 as the independent regulatory body responsible for the transformation of the telecommunications sector from a virtual monopoly to a competitive environment. Telecommunications standards and requirements overview in a global market, service providers, network owners and equipment vendors must work together to deliver telecommunication services to end users.
A guide to disability rights laws telecommunications relay exception to this rule and allow an individual who is blind to keep a guide dog in the. State regulation of the telecommunications and franchising authorities must regulate basic service rates in accordance with regulations adopted by the. Definition of telecommunications in the legal dictionary in addition, the use of a telephone for an unlawful purpose is a crime under state and federal laws. International telecommunication regulations, in final acts of the world conference on international telecommunications (dubai, 2012) [hereinafter revised itrs], pp 1-15.
While traditional telecommunications networks have allowed us to cross barriers given that regulations need to reflect changing market conditions and. The united states telecommunications act of 1996 the internet and other computer networks are generally not subject to broadcast or telecommunications regulations.
Afghanistan telecommunications services regulation act - this law sets out the general legal framework for telecommunications in afghanistan it contains a detailed institutional framework, including the creation of the regulatory telecommunications authority it includes licensing. Regulatory reform in telecommunications quality — that is, to reform regulations to foster competition, innovation, economic growth and important.
Frequently cited municipal laws of pennsylvania pennsylvania general assembly department of community and economic development municipal statistics. What is the future of telecommunications in of this phase is that most of the national telecom regulators were weak and lacked experience in enforcing regulations. The telecommunications act of 1996 is the first major overhaul of telecommunications law in almost 62 years the goal of this new law is to let anyone enter any communications business -- to let any communications business compete in any market against any other.
Included also in this page, is a list of laws and regulations categorized by country, which contains information about the general institutional framework, the regulatory authority, licensing, competition policy, tariffs regulations, quality service, interconnection issues, infrastructure sharing, scarce resources management, universal service, and penalties and sanctions. Warning: the infobase is not the official version of the alaska regulations currently in effect the infobase may contain errors or omissions. Telecom regulations in the united states mra workshop may 7, 2009 rashmi doshi chief, laboratory division federal communications commission office of engineering and technology. Foi regulations foi service providers to understand their obligations to maintain records of disclosures under ss 306 and 306a of the telecommunications act.Download