C-SPAN to Cover Senate Cable Act Hearing


C-SPAN tells Multichannel News it will be covering the Senate Commerce Committee's Tuesday, July 24, hearing on the Cable Act of 1992.

According to C-SPAN exec Peter Kiley, the hearing will air live on C-SPAN 3, as well as online at c-span.org.

The hearing, which is at 2:30 p.m., is expected to tough on various future of TV issues, including retransmission- consent regulations, cable program access and carriage rules, and over-the-top video.