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The Telecommunications Act of 1996

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Which of the following happened due to the Telecommunications Act of 1996 allowing the Federal Communications Commission to control interstate telephone service?

A

Companies were now able to compete to control media ownership.

B

Control of the Internet was transferred to state control.

C

Federal mandates required states to administer the FCC regulations on intrastate telephone communication.

D

Options for consumers on telephone service was limited.

E

Cable companies must offer at least 3 different options for TV station packages.