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Federal Communications Act of 1934

  • By: Brian Caterino
  • In: Encyclopedia of the Fourth Amendment
  • Edited by: John R. Vile & David L. Hudson Jr.
  • Subject:American Political History, American Political Thought, Law & Courts

The Federal Communications Act of 1934 established the Federal Communications Commission (FCC). The act was intended to centralize regulation of all telecommunications under one agency. The FCC regulates all nonfederal use of the radio and television spectrum, including ...

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