Full Title

FCC Grants Petitions to Preempt State Laws Restricting Community Broadband in North Carolina, Tennessee


Opened the door for two community broadband providers to expand service, preempting state laws in Tennessee and North Carolina that prevented these and similar broadband providers in the two states from meeting local demand for broadband service

Document Type: Statement

Bureau(s): Office of Commissioner O'Rielly, Wireline Competition

Related Document(s):
News Release - FCC Preempts Laws Restricting Community Broadband in NC/TN


Document Dates

Released On: Feb 26, 2015

Issued On: Feb 26, 2015